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Surigaonon Language
Surigaonon is a Philippine regional language spoken by Surigaonon people in the province of Surigao del Norte, Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Sur, and some portions of Agusan del Norte
Agusan del Norte
especially the towns near the Mainit Lake, Agusan del Sur
Agusan del Sur
and Davao Oriental.Contents1 External relationships 2 Tandaganon 3 Phonology3.1 Vowels 3.2 Consonants 3.3 Clusters4 Comparison between Surigaonon, Cebuano, and Tausug 5 Sample words and phrases 6 ReferencesExternal relationships[edit] Surigaonon is a Visayan language. It has been heavily influenced by Cebuano due to the influx of many Cebuanos
Cebuanos
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Nasal Stop
In phonetics, a nasal, also called a nasal occlusive, nasal stop in contrast with a nasal fricative, or nasal continuant, is an occlusive consonant produced with a lowered velum, allowing air to escape freely through the nose. Examples of nasals in English are [n] and [m], in words such as nose and mouth. Nasal occlusives are nearly universal in human languages. There are also other kinds of nasal consonants in some languages.Contents1 Definition 2 Voiceless nasals 3 Other kinds of nasal consonant 4 Languages without nasals 5 Lack of phonemic nasals 6 Lack of phonetic nasals 7 See also 8 Notes 9 References 10 BibliographyDefinition[edit] Nearly all nasal consonants are nasal occlusives, in which air escapes through the nose but not through the mouth, as it is blocked (occluded) by the lips or tongue. The oral cavity still acts as a resonance chamber for the sound
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Bislig
Bislig, officially the City of Bislig, and often referred to as Bislig City, is a 3rd class city in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 94,535 people.[3] It the most populous among the cities and municipalities in the province of Surigao del Sur. Barangay
Barangay
Mangagoy, the downtown area often dubbed by its residents as "the little city within the city", is the center of trade and industry of Bislig
Bislig
which has a population of 32,464 as of the 2015 estimate. It is the largest barangay in the city in terms of population and land area. Since Brgy
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Butuan
Butuan, (pronounced /buːˈtwɑːn/), officially the City of Butuan, (Butuanon: Dakbayan hong Butuan; Cebuano: Dakbayan sa Butuan; Filipino: Lungsod ng Butuan), or simply known as Butuan
Butuan
City, is a 1st class highly urbanized city and regional center of the Caraga
Caraga
Region, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 337,063 people.[4] It served as the former capital of the Rajahnate of Butuan
Rajahnate of Butuan
before 1001 until 1756. The city used to be known during that time as the best in gold and boat manufacturing in the entire Philippine archipelago, having traded with as far as Champa, Ming, Srivijaya, Majapahit, and the Bengali coasts. It is located at the northeastern part of the Agusan Valley, Mindanao, sprawling across the Agusan River
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San Miguel, Surigao Del Sur
San Miguel, officially the Municipality of San Miguel, is a 1st class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 39,340 people.[3] With an area of 55,800 hectares (138,000 acres), it is the largest among the municipalities and cities in the province.Contents1 Antique gold discoveries 2 Barangays 3 Demographics 4 References 5 External linksAntique gold discoveries[edit] In 1981, Edilberto "Berto" Morales, a farmer employed as a bulldozer operator in an irrigation project accidentally unearthed a hoard of authentic gold artifacts and jewelries weighing up to 30 kg in Barangay
Barangay
Magroyong which includes masks, figurines, bowls, daggers, trinkets, belts, and all sorts of body ornaments
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Tago, Surigao Del Sur
Tago, officially the Municipality of Tago, is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 35,329 people.[3]Contents1 Geography1.1 Land area 1.2 Climate 1.3 Soil 1.4 Slope 1.5 Barangays2 History 3 Demographics3.1 Population density4 Tourism 5 Education 6 References 7 External linksGeography[edit] Tago is located in the central part of Surigao del Sur
Surigao del Sur
facing the Pacific Ocean. It lies between 126 degrees 12 minutes longitude and 9 degrees minutes north latitude. It is bounded on the north by the Capital Town of Tandag, on the north-west by Municipality of Lanuza, on the west by Municipality of San Miguel, on the southeast by the Municipality of Bayabas and on the south by the Municipalities of Cagwait and Marihatag. Land area[edit] Tago sits on a 343.52 km² of land which is about 7.55% of the total area of Surigao del Sur
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Bayabas, Surigao Del Sur
Bayabas, officially the Municipality of Bayabas, is a 5th class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 8,164 people.[3] Bayabas is located between Tago and Cagwait. The Tago River separates the municipalities of Tago and Bayabas. Bayabas is consist of seven barangays mostly located in the coastlines. Though Bayabas is a small municipality, it is also abundant in natural resources especially seafoods. The town envisions to become the leading aquaculture producer in Surigao del Sur.Contents1 World War II 2 Barangays 3 Demographics 4 References 5 External linksWorld War II[edit] During 1943 and 1944 much of the east coast of Mindanao was occupied by the Japanese. Bayabas was not occupied, although at times Japanese navy ships anchored in the harbor off the coast of the town. As the Japanese occupied an increasing number of area coastal towns, refugees trickled into town
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Cagwait, Surigao Del Sur
Cagwait, officially the Municipality of Cagwait, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 20,384 people.[3] Cagwait is about 32 kilometres (20 mi) southeast of Tandag, the capital town of Surigao del Sur. It is bounded by the towns of Bayabas on the north, Marihatag on the south, the Diwata mountains on the west and the Pacific Ocean in the east
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Marihatag, Surigao Del Sur
Marihatag, officially the Municipality of Marihatag, is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 18,518 people.[3] It known as Oteiza until 1955.[4] The municipality hosts the "Balik-Marihatag" Festival which literally means going back home to Marihatag.Contents1 Etymology 2 Barangays 3 Demographics 4 See also 5 References 6 External linksEtymology[edit] Its name is a concatenation of Maria Ihatag. Barangays[edit] Marihatag is politically subdivided into 12 barangays.Alegria Amontay Antipolo Arorogan Bayan Mahaba Mararag Poblacion San Antonio San Isidro San Pedro Sta CruzDemographics[edit]Population census of MarihatagYear Pop. ±% p.a.1960 12,391 —    1970 7,254 −5.21%1975 9,636 +5.86%1980 10,779 +2.27%1990 10,663 −0.11%1995 13,254 +4.16%2000 16,394 +4.66%2007 17,622 +1.0
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San Agustin, Surigao Del Sur
San Agustin, officially the Municipality of San Agustin, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 22,779 people.[3] The town is famous for the Britania Group of Islands (or simply Britania Islets), a group of 24 islands with white sandbar beaches scattered across waters of the Lianga Bay, overlooking the Philippine Sea.Contents1 Barangays 2 Demographics 3 References 4 External linksBarangays[edit] San Agustin is politically subdivided into 13 barangays.Britania Buatong Buhisan Gata Hornasan Janipaan Kauswagan Oteiza Poblacion Pong-on Pongtod Salvacion Sto
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Lianga, Surigao Del Sur
Lianga, officially the Municipality of Lianga, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 29,493 people.[3]Contents1 Etymology and Legends 2 History 3 Festival 4 Education 5 Lumad Schools 6 Tourist Attractions 7 Barangays 8 Demographics 9 References 10 External linksEtymology and Legends[edit] About a couple of centuries ago, along the bountiful bay facing the bluish sea of the Pacific Ocean
Pacific Ocean
was a place like those in fairy tales. the white beaches were traversed by two rivers, one in the south and the other in the north. A little distance from the shoreline, the landscape started to the rise until it reached its peak at the west which is one of the ranges of the enchanted Mount Diwata. The place was thickly forested, blanketed with big trees, varieties of wild flowers aerial plants and vines
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Barobo
Barobo, officially the Municipality of Barobo, is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 49,730 people.[3]Contents1 Geography1.1 Barangays2 History 3 Demographics3.1 Language4 References 5 External linksGeography[edit] Barobo lies in the central part of the province of Surigao del Sur. It is located between 8'34'00" and 8'25'00" latitude and 125'59"00 and 126'22'4" longitude. It is bounded on the north by Lianga Bay and the municipality of Lianga, on the south by the municipality of Tagbina, on the southeast by the municipality of Hinatuan, on the east by the Pacific Ocean, and on the west by the municipality of San Francisco, Agusan del Sur. It has total land area of 24,250 hectares (59,900 acres)
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Cebuanos
The Cebuano people
Cebuano people
(Cebuano: Mga Sugbuanon) are a subgroup of the Visayan people
Visayan people
whose primary language is the Cebuano language. They originated in the province of Cebu
Cebu
in the region of Central Visayas, but then later spread out to other places in the Philippines, such as Siquijor, Bohol, Negros Oriental, southwestern Leyte, western Samar, Masbate, and large parts of Mindanao
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Hinatuan
Hinatuan is a second class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 39,842 people.[3] Hinatuan is approximately 44 kilometers (27 miles) north of Bislig, a component city in the same province.Contents1 Barangays 2 Demographics 3 References 4 External linksBarangays[edit]Clear blue waters of the world-renowned underground river in Brgy. Talisay, Hinatuan popularly called as the "Hinatuan Enchanted River" is a known attraction among tourists both locally and internationallyHinatuan is politically subdivided into 24 barangays.Baculin Bigaan Cambatong Campa Dugmanon Harip La Casa (Poblacion) Loyola Maligaya Pagtigui-an (Bitoon) Pocto Port Lamon Roxas San Juan Sasa Tagasaka Tagbobonga Talisay Tarusan Tidman Tiwi Zone I Benigno Aquino (Poblacion) Zone II Sto
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Lingig
Lingig, officially the Municipality of Lingig, is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 31,485 people.[3] The municipality is around one and a half hours away from Barangay Mangagoy, Bislig
Bislig
City, by bus
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Tagbina
Tagbina, officially the Municipality of Tagbina, is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 38,833 people.[3] Contents1 Barangays 2 Demographics 3 References 4 External linksBarangays[edit] Tagbina is politically subdivided into 25 barangays. Columns-list2Batunan Carpenito Doña Carmen Hinagdanan Kahayagan Lago Maglambing Maglatab Magsaysay Malixi Manambia Osmeña Poblacion Quezon San Vicente Santa Cruz Santa Fe Santa Juana Santa Maria Sayon Soriano Tagongon Trinidad Ugoban Villaverde Minerva Verdida ManzanesDemographics[edit]Population census of TagbinaYear Pop. ±% p.a.1970 13,040 —    1975 20,204 +9.18%1980 22,572 +2.24%1990 28,976 +2.53%1995 32,295 +2.05%2000 34,057 +1.15%2007 36,595 +1.00%2010 34,812 −1.80%2015 38,833 +2.10%Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]References[edit]^ "Municipality"
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