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  Aklanon
The Aklanon belong to a larger group called Viasayan, and the Aklanon language is a subclassification of the Visayan language.
It is said that Aklanon language substitutes the phonetic sound of "e" for "l," pronounced with rolling "r" sound, because Datu Bangkaya, the first ruler of Aklan, had a short tongue and therefore could not pronounce the "l" sound.
Aklanon balitao is an extemporaneous poetical joust between a suitor and his lady.
litera1no4.tripod.com /aklanon_frame.html   (2247 words)

  
 -===Aklanon Literature===-
Aklanon poetry writing in Aklan is still a toddler, but very much alive.
Years back, Aklanon poets and fictionists have been clamoring for a magazine that could publish their literary outputs, they be in English or in Aklanon.
If they can read them without twisting their tongues and understand each word, without getting help from an Aklanon, then probably they have the right to claim that Aklanon poems, riddles, legends, and short stories should be part of Hiligaynon literature.
www.geocities.com /aklanonliterature/main.htm   (1007 words)

  
 More on Aklan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
The Aklanon belong to a larger group called Visayan, and the Aklanon language is a sub classification of the Visayan language.
It is said that the Aklanon language substitutes the phonetic sound "ea" for "l," pronounced with rolling "r" sound, because Datu Bangkaya, the first ruler of Aklan (originally Akean), had a short tongue and therefore could not pronounce the "l" sound.
Shipbuilding was an established industry, for the Aklanon engaged in inter-island trade.
www.ati-atihan.net /aklan2.htm   (2606 words)

  
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Gabi (Tagalog) or Wahig (Aklanon) or Gutaw (Aklanon) is known as taro in English.
Kangkong (Tagalog) or tangkong (Aklanon) is called in English, sometimes as swamp cabbage or water spinach although it's not really cabbage or spinach.
It's sort of ubiquituous in the Philippines, it grows everywhere, in ditches, in ponds, on dry land, or in cultivation.
www.webdrx.com /bulaga/recipe/produce.asp   (1537 words)

  
 Literature engineering in West Visayas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Aklanon - likewise in its various versions - is spoken in all the provinces of Aklan.
Worse, Kinaray-a and Aklanon are labeled as dialects as if they were not capable of expressing the best in the minds and hearts of their users.
Somewhat inadequately represented in its orthography, the Aklanon version is Akean, ueo, baeay, daeaga, etc. On the other hand, there are words that have the normal /l/.
www.up.edu.ph /forum/2000/03/28/litengg.html   (2349 words)

  
 Aklanon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
The baybaylan are a priestly class who organize the worship of animistic spirits called engkanto.
The Aklanon area exports copra, pineapple, melon, and banana.
Slippers, mats, and bags are made from the local abaca; rattan furniture is also manufactured here.
isis.csuhayward.edu /cesmith/virtmus/Philippines/Peoples/Aklanon.htm   (139 words)

  
 Akeanon phrasebook - Wikitravel
Akeanon (also Aklanon) is a language spoken in the Philippines.
Aklanon is unique among Philippine languages since it posseses the digraph ea ("l" pronounced with rolling "r" sound).
According to legend, the digraph originated from the first ruler of Aklan, Datu Bangkaya, who had a short tongue and therefore could not pronounce the "l" sound.
wikitravel.org /en/Akeanon_phrasebook   (108 words)

  
 About Culture and Arts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
The northern towns of Negros Occidental speak Cebuano or Sugbuanon, the lingua franca of Central Visayas.
Though distinctly different from Hiligaynon, Kinaray-a and Aklanon are conveniently considered by many linguists and literary researchers as subsumed in the lingua franca.
Current writers in Kinaray-a and Aklanon have shown that it is not so.
www.ncca.gov.ph /about_cultarts/comarticles.php?artcl_Id=137   (1393 words)

  
 GoodNewsPhilippines - The New Testament in Aklanon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
The latest translation of the New Testament is in Aklanon.
This is the first published Aklanon translation of the 27 books of the New Testament.
Aklanon is the language of the Aklanons, the inhabitants of Aklan, Panay Island, Philippines.
www.goodnewsphilippines.com /balita/publish/printer_48.shtml   (197 words)

  
 The Lozada Family Tree   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Or it might have been named after the first Spanish settlement, called Pan-ay, Legend ha sit that Legazpi and his men, in search of food, exclaimed upon discovering the island, "Pan hay en esta isla" (There is bread on this island).
Two Aklanon, Francisco del Castillo and Candido Iban, who were in the pearl-fishing business, won in a lottery.
The revolutionary fervor of the Aklanon intensified, and the Spaniards finally evacuated Kalibo in late December 1898.
home.earthlink.net /~michael49/philhist1.htm   (353 words)

  
 pahoawebsite2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Probably a member of the spinach family, although its leaves and stems are more succulent than spinach.It's also known as a medicinal value.
Kangkong (Tagalog) or tangkong (Aklanon) is called in English, sometimes as swamp cabbage or water spinach although it's not really cabbage or spinach.It's sort of ubiquituous in the Philippines.
Gabi (Tagalog) or Wahig (Aklanon) or Gutaw (Aklanon) is known as taro in English.
www.pahoaproduce.com /leafyveg2.htm   (319 words)

  
 aklanon - Motorcycle Philippines - The #1 Motoring Enthusiast Community in the Country
Alam kong kapag ang isang aklanon nagsalita na hindi makasabay ang mga ilonggos, capiznon at antiqueno, pati na din taga negros.
To all aklanon bikers,safe ride and gear-up always no matter what.
Fluent akong mag aklanon at ilonggo or di kaya some of cebuano, malimit kasi yan ang ginagamit namin kapag nasa bahay or di kaya personal na paguusapan, nung permanent pa ako sa pinas.
motorcyclephilippines.com /forums/showthread.php?t=42244   (1375 words)

  
 adding words on dictionaries | Bansa.org   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
I had noticed the numbers of Aklanon entries going up the other day.
What I usually do is use the English and Aklanon entries for keywords that people would search for if they were looking up a word, then us the pronunciation and definition for puting the details in.
Sometimes I use it to overide the Aklanon section so that the entry has the right information in it, but the search works right.
www.bansa.org /node/22   (223 words)

  
 Tagalog   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Aklanon is a Spanish word for the people of what is now Aklan province in Panay; the people had thought the Spaniards were asking the name of the local river, which was actually "Akean."
The Aklanon area of the Phillipines exports copra, pineapple, melon, and banana.
Slippers, mats, and bags are made from the local abaca; rattan furniture is also manufactured here.
www.flw.com /languages/aklanon.htm   (78 words)

  
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In a statement, Aklan Rep. Billie V. Calizo went on trip to abroad last November 1-10, 2001 to sought the support of Aklanon communities, most of which are migrants and OFW's, for the enactment of the proposed bill.
With this endeavor, Calizo attended various Aklanon Association functions, meetings and social events to discuss the salient points of the proposed bill and renew ties with her fellow Aklanons from all over the United States.
She also graced several Social Gatherings of Aklanon Associations such as Ibajaynons in USA, Aklanons in USA Inc., Aklanons of America in LA and Balete International Inc., where she was able to seek medical and social aids for indigent Aklanon patients especially those children in rural areas.
fccomputer.freeservers.com /n.htm   (2045 words)

  
 A Study of the Aklanon Dialect, Volume Two: Dictionary (of Root Words and Derivations), Aklanon to English.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
A Study of the Aklanon Dialect, Volume Two: Dictionary (of Root Words and Derivations), Aklanon to English.
The dictionary is designed to be used both by native speakers of Aklanon and by foreign learners.
The dictionary is preceded by a discussion of root words and their derivations, an outline of the six basic grammatical functions and the basic parts of speech of Aklanon, a discussion of morphophonemic change, and an explanation of the conventions for spelling the Aklanon dialect.
www.eric.ed.gov /sitemap/html_0900000b801012df.html   (153 words)

  
 A Study of the Aklanon Dialect. Volume One: Grammar.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
ED145705 - A Study of the Aklanon Dialect.
The purposes of this grammar of Aklanon are to: (1) provide teachers with a sourcebook on their dialect, so that they can understand the formalities of Aklanon; (2) provide foreign learners of the dialect, particularly Peace Corps volunteers or missionaries, with a reference grammar; and (3) provide linguists with a treatment of an unresearched dialect.
The grammar is divided into the following six units: (1) "Preliminary Remarks on Aklanon"; (2) "Phonology, The Significant Sounds of the Aklanon Dialect"; (3) "Linguistic Background"; (4) "Morphophonemics in Aklanon"; (5) "The Basic Parts of Speech"; and (6) Function Words.
www.eric.ed.gov /sitemap/html_0900000b801012e9.html   (124 words)

  
 Attitude
IMHO, if the number of speakers is not high, then the medium of instruction may not be extended towards the primary school level.
Like, if Aklanon had only 1,000 speakers, they would resort to Hiligaynon - the lingua franca of Western Visayas.
Then Aklanon can argue “hey, I want to use MY language, not this nearby approximation lingua franca.
www2.seasite.niu.edu /tagalogdiscuss/_disc2/00000452.htm   (834 words)

  
 (WWW.ATI-ATIHAN.NET)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Voted "Most Outstanding Chamber" for the second year in a row, your portal to the Aklanon Business Community, the AACCII is dedicated to improving the economic standards in Aklan and its neighboring Provinces.
Be informed of the latest development in the province as we compile and keep you up-to-date on the developments and progress as they come.
May this site be an invitation to Aklanons worldwide and foreign investors alike to be part of the Aklanon Heritage thru goodwill and prosperity.
www.ati-atihan.net /aaccii.html   (311 words)

  
 ABS-CBN Interactive
A small-town boy from Iligan who won a UK design scholarship; a young Aklanon who is now senior designer at Harrod’s shopping mall in England; and a clothing entrepreneur with an inventive spirit.
In the show, the young designer is expected to reveal more of his insights about British club culture and fashion, as culled form his observations at the recent London Fashion Week.
Young Aklanon Lesley Mobo, on the other hand, will mount a photo exhibit of his latest collection for the clothing brand, Diesel.
www.abs-cbnnews.com /storypage.aspx?StoryID=10376   (1489 words)

  
 Sun.Star Iloilo - Aklanon, Hiligaynon poets receive San Agustin writing grants
He was given the Gawad Emmanuel Lacaba (Best New Writer in Hiligaynon) by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts in 2000.
The awarding ceremonies will be on May 19, 2006, 2:00 PM at the President's Conference Room during the closing ceremonies of the 4th San Agustin Writers Workshop and the launching of the books by Maria Milagros Geremia-Lachica and Genevieve L. Asenjo, the grantees last year.
The main objective of the Fray Luis de Leon Creative Writing Grants is to support the flowering of writings in Aklanon, Kinaray-a, Hiligaynon, and Filipino.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/ilo/2006/05/10/life/aklanon.hiligaynon.poets.receive.san.agustin.writing.grants.html   (339 words)

  
 Aklanon - Philippines Talk
Aklanon Akolet Akoose Akoye Akpa Akpes Akposo Akrukay Akuku Akum Akurio Akwa Alaba Alabama...
This web edition of the Ethnologue contains all the content of the print edition and may be cited...
Aklanon: 394,545 (1990 census) Ati: 1,500 (1980 SIL) Bantoanon: 200,000 (2002 SIL) Butuanon: 34,547 (1990 census) Caluyanon: 30,000 (1994 SIL) Capiznon: 638,653(2000) Cebuano: 20,043,502 in the Philippines (1995 census)
www.philippinestalk.com /aklanon.html   (193 words)

  
 The Rosetta Project: the 1000 language archive   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Aklanon texts are available in the categories below.
The numbers in parenthesis indicate how many versions of each text type are currently in the archive.
Send a message to a language specialist or native speaker who might be able to review or contribute materials.
rosettaproject.org /live/search/detailedlanguagerecord?ethnocode=AKL   (99 words)

  
 Aklan Vice Governor is outstanding Aklanon awardee in journalism
Kalibo, Aklan — A multi-sectoral committee organized by the Aklan provincial government as the 2005 search for outstanding Aklanons has chosen Aklan Vice Governor Ronquillo C. Tolentino as outstanding Aklanon in the field of journalism.
The Aklan provincial government has revived the prestigious search for outstanding Aklanons in connection with the 49th celebration of Aklan on April 25, 2005 as separate and distinct province.
Three-termer Aklan Congressman Allen Salas Quimpo, also a former Kalibo vice mayor and thereafter mayor, is the 2005 outstanding Aklanon Awardee in public service.
www.thenewstoday.info /2005/04/12/panaynews1.htm   (221 words)

  
 languages
Onhan, on the other hand, belongs to the Western Bisayan subgroup, which includes Kinaray-a and Aklanon as well as several minor languages spoken on Mindoro, Palawan, and some small islands in between.
Still, there are some similarities between Onhan and Aklanon, and popular accounts on Tablas relate that the Onhans immigrated to Tablas from Panay.
Onhan is a member of the West Bisayan branch of the Bisayan languages, making it related to Kinaray-a, Aklanon, Bulalakawnon across the Tablas Strait on Mindoro, and the languages spoken on the Semirara and Cuyo Islands and parts of Palawan (see Map 1).
quicksitemaker.com /members/merano/language.html   (3822 words)

  
 "BUTTERFLY  BRIGADE":  GAYS  IN  AKLAN  PROMOTE  (HIV) AIDS  AWARENESS
By Sheila Crisostomo — An Aklanon "butterfly brigade" of gay men are at the front line of the battle against the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which causes acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Some of the brigade’s trainors and peer educators were sex workers themselves, and one of them is an HIV carrier who identifies himself only as Ken.
Funded by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), the project is based at the Provincial Social Hygiene Clinic at the Dr. Rafael Tombocon Memorial Hospital in this town.
www.newsflash.org /2004/02/ht/ht004772.htm   (601 words)

  
 Aklanon
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www.active-ss.com /cgi-bin/search/christian.cgi?Realm=dictionaries&Match=1&Terms=Aklanon   (138 words)

  
 Home
This site is dedicated to all the Aklanons all over the world and hope that in its humble way, it can serve as a beacon that will draw us all together in remembering our common heritage.
It’s always been a dream of our association to have our own pages on the web; not only to enhance the communication among our membership but also to communicate with other Aklanons and exchange ideas, find long lost friends or just cure the nostalgia of being away from our beloved Aklan.
From the Officers and members of the United Aklanon Association of Toronto.
www.aklanon.ca   (174 words)

  
 Bueabod It Akeanon Literary Circle: December 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
The readers, especially the Aklanons from around the world, are encouraged to send in their contributions to the editors via attachment in email.
She used to write feature articles in the Aklan Collegian, the official student publication of Aklan College in Kalibo, Aklan, Philippines, where she got her BSE degree.
As an Aklanon in Canada, she is homesick and so when she spotted the website, http://www.my.akeanon.com/, she sent in her comments, and exchanged ideas with her fellow Aklanons from the other parts of the world.
bueabodalc.blogspot.com /2005_12_01_archive.html   (1052 words)

  
 Lengua Aklanon
La lengua aklanon deriva su nombre del río Aklan que fluye por la provincia del mismo nombre en la Isla de Panay en las Filipinas centrales, siendo hablada por unas 350.000 personas.
Otro nombre de esta lengua es bisaya, pues los aklanon se identifican con la cultura y lingüística bisaya.
Los dialectos aklanon son muy numerosos y están asociados con las ciudades donde se hablan como Altavas, Batan, Balete, Banga, Madalag, Numancia, Maliano, Lezo, Makato, Tangalan, Nabas, Ibahay y Libakaw.
www.proel.org /mundo/aklanon.htm   (107 words)

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