Friday, June 27, 2008

Part II - Bisaya


INAN MANUSIA
THE HUMAN BODY

English Bisaya Dialect
ankle(s) kiting atis [kit-ting a-tis]
arm(s) tanggaling [tang-nga-ling]
back likud inan [li-kud i-nan]
bottom tumbung [tum-bung]
calf(calves) tunok [tu-no-k]
chest kuab [ku-wa-b]
elbow(s) siku
foot(feet) atis
hand(s) lunggon [lung-gon]
head ulu
heel(s) "searching for it" :)
knee(s) luatud [lu-wa-tud]
leg(s) atis
neck liau [li-yau]
shoulder(s) lambao [ lam-ba-o]
thigh(s) puo [pu-o]

2 comments:

Joan D'Arcy said...

Thanks for sharing! U know, ur bisaya similar like my dad's tatana from Kuala Penyu. Would like to learn more..

Bah, bila turun KK? Ko kaya sudah, cepat blanja!!

Nicholian Justine said...

really... hmmm.. you should your dad too... so that we can see what sort of words we use similar to each other....

hehehe.. kaya pokai lagi bah nie... hehehe