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Abacá (Abaka), binomial name Musa textilis, is a species of banana native to the Philippines, grown as a commercial crop in the Philippines, Ecuador, and Costa Rica.
Agusan is a Manobo language of northeastern Mindanao in the Philippines.
Air traffic control (ATC) is a service provided by ground-based air traffic controllers who direct aircraft on the ground and through controlled airspace, and can provide advisory services to aircraft in non-controlled airspace.
An artificial island or man-made island is an island that has been constructed by people rather than formed by natural means.
, officially (Dakbanwa/Syudad sang Bacolod; Lungsod ng Bacolod) and often referred to as Bacolod City, is a highly urbanized city in the Philippines.
A barangay ((abbreviated as Brgy. or Bgy.), formerly referred to as barrio, is the smallest administrative division in the Philippines and is the native Filipino term for a village, district or ward. In metropolitan areas, the term often refers to an inner city neighbourhood, a suburb or a suburban neighborhood. The word barangay originated from balangay, a kind of boat used by a group of Austronesian peoples when they migrated to the Philippines. Municipalities and cities in the Philippines are subdivided into barangays, with the exception of the municipalities of Adams in Ilocos Norte and Kalayaan, Palawan which each contain only one barangay. The barangay itself is sometimes informally subdivided into smaller areas called purok (English: "zone"), barangay zones consisting of a cluster of houses, and sitios, which are territorial enclaves—usually rural—far from the barangay center., there were 42,029 barangays throughout the Philippines.
The Battle of Davao (Filipino: Labanan sa Davao Cebuano: Gubat sa Davao) was fought by Allied forces during World War II.
Binondo is a district in Manila and is referred to as the city's Chinatown and is the world's oldest Chinatown.
Brunei, officially the Nation of Brunei, the Abode of Peace (Negara Brunei Darussalam, Jawi), is a sovereign state located on the north coast of the island of Borneo in Southeast Asia.
Buddhism is the world's fourth-largest religion with over 520 million followers, or over 7% of the global population, known as Buddhists.
Caraga, officially known as the Caraga Administrative Region or simply Caraga Region and designated as Region XIII, is an administrative region in the Philippines occupying the northeastern section of the island of Mindanao.
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
Cebu City (Dakbayan sa Sugbu; Lungsod ng Cebu) is a first class highly urbanized city in the island province of Cebu in Central Visayas, Philippines.
The Cebuano or Cebuan language, also often colloquially albeit informally referred to by most of its speakers simply as Bisaya (English translation: "Visayan", not to be confused with other Visayan languages), is an Austronesian language spoken in the Philippines by about 21 million people in Central Visayas, western parts of Eastern Visayas and most parts of Mindanao, most of whom belong to various Visayan ethnolinguistic groups, mainly the Cebuanos.
ChristianityFrom Ancient Greek Χριστός Khristós (Latinized as Christus), translating Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ, Māšîăḥ, meaning "the anointed one", with the Latin suffixes -ian and -itas.
The coconut tree (Cocos nucifera) is a member of the family Arecaceae (palm family) and the only species of the genus Cocos.
Compostela Valley (Kawalogang Kompostela), or Davao de Oro, is a province in the Philippines located in the Davao Region in Mindanao.
The Province of Davao (Spanish: Provincia de Dávao; Cebuano: Lalawigan sa Dabaw) was a province of the Philippines in the island of Mindanao.
The Davao Chinatown is the Chinatown of the city of Davao and the only one in Mindanao.
, officially the (Dakbayan sa Dabaw, Lungsod ng Dabaw), is a highly urbanized city in the island of Mindanao,.
Davao del Norte (Amihanang Dabaw) is a province in the Philippines located in the Davao Region in Mindanao.
Davao del Sur (Habagatang Dabaw) is a province in the Philippines located in the Davao Region in Mindanao.
Davao Gulf is a gulf situated in the southeastern portion of Mindanao in the Philippines.
Davao Occidental is the 81st and newest province in the Philippines located in the Davao Region in Mindanao.
Davao Oriental (Sidlakang Dabaw) is a province in the Philippines located in the Davao Region in Mindanao.
The Davao River catchment is the third largest river catchment on the Southern Philippines Island of Mindanao.
Davaoeño (Davawenyo/Dabawenyo) is the principal language of the Davaoeño people in the Davao Region of Mindanao in the Philippines.
The Department of Mindanao and Sulu was an agency of the United States colonial administration in the Philippine Islands tasked to administer all Muslim-dominated areas in the territory.
, officially the, (Dakbayan sa Digos; Lungsod ng Digos), or simply referred to as Digos City, is a settlement_text and capital of the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.
The following is the list of the 182 barangays of Davao City, Philippines, arranged according to the 3 legislative districts and 11 administrative districts Davao City is divided into.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
A fifth column is any group of people who undermine a larger group from within, usually in favour of an enemy group or nation.
Filipinos (Mga Pilipino) are the people who are native to, or identified with the country of the Philippines.
Francis Xavier, S.J. (born Francisco de Jasso y Azpilicueta, in Latin Franciscus Xaverius, Basque: Frantzisko Xabierkoa, Spanish: Francisco Javier; 7 April 15063 December 1552), was a Navarrese Basque Roman Catholic missionary, born in Javier (Xavier in Navarro-Aragonese or Xabier in Basque), Kingdom of Navarre (present day Spain), and a co-founder of the Society of Jesus.
Francisco Bangoy International Airport (Tugpahanang Pangkalibutan sa Francisco Bangoy, Paliparang Pandaigdig ng Francisco Bangoy), also known and still commonly referred to as Davao International Airport, is the main airport serving Davao City and Davao Region in the Philippines.
, officially the, (Dakbayan sa Heneral Santos; Dakbanwa/Syudad sang Heneral Santos; Lungsod ng Heneral Santos, referred to as General Santos City, and abbreviated as GenSan, is a highly urbanized city in Soccsksargen,. According to the, it has a population of people. Located on the island of Mindanao, it is the southernmost and 15th-most populous city in the Philippines. It is the regional center for commerce and industry of the Soccsksargen region, and is geographically located within the province of South Cotabato but administered independently of it. Formerly known as Dadiangas, city is named after Gen. Paulino Santos, a former Commanding General of the Philippine Army, and the settlement's leading pioneer.
The Hiligaynon language, also colloquially referred often by most of its speakers simply as Ilonggo, is an Austronesian regional language spoken in the Philippines by about 9.1 million people, mainly in Western Visayas and SOCCSKSARGEN, most of whom belong to the Visayan ethnic group, mainly the Hiligaynons.
The Hugpong sa Tawong Lungsod (English: People of the Town's Party), commonly referred to as Hugpong, is a local Davao City-based political organization, founded by Rodrigo Duterte, a mayor in Davao City.
Ilocano (also Ilokano;; Ilocano: Pagsasao nga Ilokano) is the third most-spoken native language of the Philippines.
Iloilo City, officially the City of Iloilo (Dakbanwa/Syudad sang Iloilo; Syudad kang/ka Iloilo; Lungsod ng Iloilo; Ciudad de Iloílo) is a highly urbanized city on the southeastern tip of Panay island in the Philippines.
Indonesia (or; Indonesian), officially the Republic of Indonesia (Republik Indonesia), is a transcontinental unitary sovereign state located mainly in Southeast Asia, with some territories in Oceania.
IslamThere are ten pronunciations of Islam in English, differing in whether the first or second syllable has the stress, whether the s is or, and whether the a is pronounced, or (when the stress is on the first syllable) (Merriam Webster).
The Japanese occupation of the Philippines (Filipino: Pananakop ng mga Hapones sa Pilipinas; Japanese: 日本のフィリピン占領; Hepburn: Nihon no Firipin Senryō) occurred between 1942 and 1945, when Imperial Japan occupied the Commonwealth of the Philippines during World War II.
are a nation and an ethnic group that is native to Japan and makes up 98.5% of the total population of that country.
is a common name for official Japanese communities in big cities outside Japan.
Kalagan is an Austronesian dialect cluster of the Davao Region of Mindanao in the Philippines.
, officially the, (Dakbanwa/Syudad sang Koronadal; Dakbayan sa Koronadal; Lungsod ng Koronadal), referred to as Koronadal City, and popularly known as Marbel, is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.
Lakas–CMD (Lakas–Christian Muslim Democrats) is a center-right political party in the Philippines.
The Legislative District of Davao del Sur is the representation of the province of Davao del Sur in the various national legislatures of the Philippines.
The Legislative District of Davao Occidental is the representation of the province of Davao Occidental in the various national legislatures of the Philippines.
The Liberal Party of the Philippines (Filipino: Partido Liberal ng Pilipinas) is a liberal and populist political party in the Philippines, founded by then senators Senate President Manuel Roxas, Senate President Pro-Tempore Elpidio Quirino, and former 9th Senatorial District Senator José Avelino, on January 19, 1946 by a breakaway Liberal wing from the old Nacionalista Party.
The Lumad are a group of non-Muslim indigenous people in the southern Philippines.
Mactan–Cebu International Airport (Tugpahanang Pangkalibutan sa Mactan–Sugbo, Paliparang Pandaigdig ng Mactan–Cebu) located in Central Visayas region, is the second busiest airport of the Philippines.
Malaysia is a federal constitutional monarchy in Southeast Asia.
, officially the, is a settlement_text and capital of the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.
The Maluku Islands or the Moluccas are an archipelago within Banda Sea, Indonesia.
Manado (pronounced in Manado Malay, in Indonesian) is the capital city of the North Sulawesi province of Indonesia.
Mandaya is an Austronesian language of Mindanao in the Philippines.
Manila (Maynilà, or), officially the City of Manila (Lungsod ng Maynilà), is the capital of the Philippines and the most densely populated city proper in the world.
The Manobo languages are a group of languages spoken in the Philippines.
The Mansakan languages are a group of Austronesian languages spoken in the Philippines.
, officially the, (Dakbayan sa Mati) and (Lungsod ng Mati), and also referred to as Mati City, is a settlement_text and capital of the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.
Metro Davao, officially called Metropolitan Davao (Kaulohang Dabaw, Kalakhang Dabaw), is a metropolitan area in the Mindanao island group, Philippines.
Mindanao is the second largest island in the Philippines.
Moro Province (Provincia Mora) is the name of a former province of the Philippines consisting of the former provinces/regions of Zamboanga, Lanao, Cotabato, Davao, and Jolo.
The Moro Muslims of Mindanao and Sulu took up arms and fought hard against the Japanese invasion and helped defeat the Japanese occupation.
Mount Apo (Bukid Apo) and (Bundok Apo) is a large solfataric, potentially active stratovolcano in the island of Mindanao, Philippines.
Mount Hamiguitan is a mountain located in the province of Davao Oriental, Philippines.
A municipality (bayan/munisipalidad; banwa; lungsod/munisipalidad; baley; balen/balayan; banwaan; bungto; ili) is a local government unit (LGU) in the Philippines.
, officially the, is a settlement_text and capital of the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.
The Nacionalista Party (Partido Nacionalista) is the oldest political party in the Philippines and in Southeast Asia and was responsible for leading the country throughout the majority of the 20th century since its founding in 1907.
National Unity Party (NUP) is a political party in the Philippines.
The Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Paliparang Pandaigdig ng Ninoy Aquino) or NAIA, formerly known and still commonly referred to as Manila International Airport as well as its codename Nichols Field (Nichols), is the airport serving Manila and its surrounding metropolitan area.
In business, outsourcing is an agreement in which one company contracts its own internal activity to a different company.
, officially the, or simply referred to as Panabo City is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.
Pantaleon "Bebot" Diaz Alvarez (born January 10, 1958) is a Filipino politician and the current Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Philippines and represents the 1st District of Davao del Norte, the Philippines.
The Partido Demokratiko Pilipino–Lakas ng Bayan, more commonly known as PDP–Laban, is the ruling political party in the Philippines.
The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) was created on September 12, 2013 when the Philippine Statistical Act of 2013 (Republic Act No. 10625) was signed by President Benigno S. Aquino III.
The Philippines (Pilipinas or Filipinas), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a unitary sovereign and archipelagic country in Southeast Asia.
The Philippines campaign, the Battle of the Philippines or the Liberation of the Philippines (Filipino: Kampanya sa Pilipinas, Labanan sa Pilipinas & Liberasyon ng Pilipinas), (Operation Musketeer I, II, and III) (Filipino: Operasyon Mosketero I, II, at III), was the American and Filipino campaign to defeat and expel the Imperial Japanese forces occupying the Philippines during World War II.
The Port of Davao, or Davao Port (Daungan ng Dabaw, Pantalan sa Dabaw), is a seaport located in Davao, Mindanao island in the Philippines.
The Provinces of the Philippines (Filipino: Mga Lalawigan ng Pilipinas) are the primary political and administrative divisions of the Philippines.
In the Philippines, regions (rehiyon), (ISO 3166-2:PH) are administrative divisions that serve primarily to organize the provinces (lalawigan) of the country for administrative convenience.
Rodrigo Roa Duterte (born March 28, 1945), also known as Digong and Rody, is a Filipino politician who is the 16th and current President of the Philippines and the first from Mindanao, the southernmost island of the country to hold the office.
, officially the (Pulong Harding Lungsod ng Samal, Pulong Harding Dakbayan sa Samal), or sometimes called IGaCOS, is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.
Sangirese, also known as Sangihé, Sangi, and Sangih, is an Austronesian language spoken on the islands linking northern Sulawesi, Indonesia, with Mindanao, Philippines by the Sangirese people.
Sarangani, or Saraŋgani (Lalawigan sa Sarangani), is a province in the Philippines located in the Soccsksargen region.
or kami-no-michi (among other names) is the traditional religion of Japan that focuses on ritual practices to be carried out diligently to establish a connection between present-day Japan and its ancient past.
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia.
Soccsksargen (officially styled as SOCCSKSARGEN) (pronounced), formerly known simply as Cotabato or Kota Bato, is an administrative region of the Philippines, located in south-central Mindanao.
The Society of Jesus (SJ – from Societas Iesu) is a scholarly religious congregation of the Catholic Church which originated in sixteenth-century Spain.
South Cotabato, officially the Province of South Cotabato (Bagatnan nga Kotabato; Habagatang Kotabato; Maguindanaon: Kuta Wato Saut), is a province in the Philippines located in the SOCCSKSARGEN region in Mindanao.
Spaniards are a Latin European ethnic group and nation.
Spanish or Castilian, is a Western Romance language that originated in the Castile region of Spain and today has hundreds of millions of native speakers in Latin America and Spain.
The Spanish–American War (Guerra hispano-americana or Guerra hispano-estadounidense; Digmaang Espanyol-Amerikano) was fought between the United States and Spain in 1898.
Surigao del Sur (Surigaonon/Tandaganon: Probinsya nan Surigao del Sur; Habagatang Surigao) is a province in the Philippines located in the Caraga region in Mindanao.
Tagalog is an Austronesian language spoken as a first language by a quarter of the population of the Philippines and as a second language by the majority.
, officially the, (Dakbayan sa Tagum; Lungsod ng Tagum), or simply referred to as Tagum City, is a settlement_text and capital of the,. According to the, it has a population of people.
The University of Southeastern Philippines (Kinatumhaan sa Habagatan Sidlakang Pilipinas) and (Pamantasan ng Timog Silangang Pilipinas) is a state university based in Davao City, Davao del Sur, Philippines.
The University of the Philippines Mindanao (also referred to as UPMin or UP Mindanao) is the sixth constituent university of the University of the Philippines system.
The Visayas, or the Visayan Islands (Visayan: Kabisay-an,; Kabisayaan), is one of the three principal geographical divisions of the Philippines, along with Luzon and Mindanao.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
, officially the, (Chavacano: Ciudad de Zamboanga, Lungsod ng Zamboanga), is a highly urbanized city in the Zamboanga Peninsula,.