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Western Visayas

Index Western Visayas

Western Visayas (Kabisay-an Nakatundan; Kanlurang Kabisayaan) is an administrative region in the Philippines, numerically designated as Region VI. [1]

75 relations: Aklan, Aklanon language, Antique (province), Bacolod, Bacolod–Silay Airport, Bago, Negros Occidental, Barangay, Benigno Aquino III, Boracay, Buenavista, Guimaras, Cadiz, Negros Occidental, Caluyanon language, Capiz, Capiznon language, Cebuano language, Central Visayas, Cities of the Philippines, Department of the Interior and Local Government, English language, Escalante, Negros Occidental, Evelio Javier Airport, Ferdinand Marcos, Filipino language, Godofredo P. Ramos Airport, Guimaras, Hiligaynon language, Himamaylan, Iloilo, Iloilo City, Iloilo International Airport, Iloilo Strait, Jaro Cathedral, Jordan, Guimaras, Kabankalan, Kabankalan City Domestic Airport, Kalibo, Kalibo International Airport, Karay-a language, La Carlota, Negros Occidental, Madja-as, Mimaropa, Municipalities of the Philippines, Negros Island, Negros Island Region, Negros Occidental, Negros Oriental, Official Gazette (Philippines), Palawan, Panay, Panay Gulf, ..., Panay Railways, Passi, Iloilo, Philippine Statistics Authority, Philippines, Provinces of the Philippines, Puerto Princesa, Rappler, Regions of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte, Roxas Airport, Roxas, Capiz, Sagay, Negros Occidental, San Carlos, Negros Occidental, San Jose de Buenavista, Antique, Sibuyan Sea, Silay, Sipalay, Sipalay Airport, Sulu Sea, Talisay, Negros Occidental, The News Today (Iloilo), Victorias, Visayan languages, Visayan Sea, Visayas. Expand index (25 more) »

Aklan

Aklan (Akean) (Aklanon pronunciation) (Akeanon: Probinsiya it Akean; Kapuoran sang Aklan; Lalawigan ng Aklan) is a province in the Philippines located in the Western Visayas region.

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Aklanon language

Aklanon (Akeanon), also known as Aklan, is a regional Visayan language spoken in the province of Aklan on the island of Panay in the Philippines.

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Antique (province)

Antique (Kapuoran kang Antique; Kapuoran sang Antique; Lalawigan ng Antique) is a province of the Philippines located in the region of Western Visayas.

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Bacolod

, officially (Dakbanwa/Syudad sang Bacolod; Lungsod ng Bacolod) and often referred to as Bacolod City, is a highly urbanized city in the Philippines.

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Bacolod–Silay Airport

Bacolod–Silay Airport (Hulugpaan sang Bacolod–Silay; Tugpahanan sa Bacolod–Silay; Paliparan ng Bacolod–Silay) is the main airport serving the general area of Metro Bacolod, in the Negros Island Region of the Philippines.

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Bago, Negros Occidental

, officially the, (Dakbanwa/Syudad sang Bago; Lungsod ng Bago) or simply Bago City, is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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Barangay

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.

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Benigno Aquino III

Benigno Simeon "Noynoy" Cojuangco Aquino IIIQuezon, Manuel L..

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Boracay

Boracay is a small island in the Philippines located approximately south of Manila and off the northwest tip of Panay Island in Western Visayas region of the Philippines.

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Buenavista, Guimaras

, officially the, is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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Cadiz, Negros Occidental

, officially the (Dakbanwa/Syudad sang Cadiz; Dakbayan sa Cadiz; Lungsod ng Cadiz), is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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Caluyanon language

Caluyanon is a regional Western Visayan language spoken in the Caluya Islands in Antique in the Philippines.

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Capiz

Capiz (Capiznon: Kapuoran nang Capiz; Kapuoran sang Capiz; Lalawigan ng Capiz) is a province located in the region of Western Visayas in the central section of the Philippines.

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Capiznon language

Capiznon (Spanish: capiceño) is an Austronesian regional language spoken in Western Visayas in the Philippines.

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Cebuano language

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.

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Central Visayas

Central Visayas (Tunga-tungang Kabisay-an; Gitnang Kabisayaan) is a region of the Philippines, numerically designated as Region VII.

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Cities of the Philippines

A city is one of the units of local government in the Philippines.

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Department of the Interior and Local Government

The Philippine Department of the Interior and Local Government (Kagawaran ng Interyor at Pamahalaang Lokal), abbreviated as DILG, is the executive department of the Philippine government responsible for promoting peace and order, ensuring public safety and strengthening local government capability aimed towards the effective delivery of basic services to the citizenry.

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English language

English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.

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Escalante, Negros Occidental

, officially the, is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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Evelio Javier Airport

Evelio Javier Airport (Hiligaynon: Hulugpaan sang Evelio Javier, Tagalog: Paliparang Evelio Javier), also known as Antique Airport and San Jose Airport, is the only airport in the province of Antique in the Philippines.

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Ferdinand Marcos

Ferdinand Emmanuel Edralin Marcos Sr. (September 11, 1917 – September 28, 1989) was a Filipino politician and kleptocrat who was President of the Philippines from 1965 to 1986.

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Filipino language

Filipino (Wikang Filipino), in this usage, refers to the national language (Wikang pambansa/Pambansang wika) of the Philippines.

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Godofredo P. Ramos Airport

Godofredo P. Ramos Airport (Aklanon: Paeuparan it Godofredo P. Ramos, Hiligaynon: Hulugpaan sang Godofredo P. Ramos, Tagalog: Paliparang Godofredo P. Ramos), also known as Caticlan Airport and recently, Boracay Airport by its developer Transaire, is an airport serving the general area of the municipality of Malay, located in the province of Aklan in the Philippines.

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Guimaras

Guimaras (Kapuoran sang Guimaras; Probinsiya kang Guimaras; Lalawigan ng Guimaras) is an island province in the Philippines located in the region of Western Visayas.

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Hiligaynon language

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.

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Himamaylan

(), officially the, (Dakbanwa/Syudad sang Himamaylan; Lungsod ng Himamaylan) and often referred to as Himamaylan City, is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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Iloilo

Iloilo (Kapuoran sang Iloilo; Kapuoran kang Iloilo; Lalawigan ng Iloilo) is a province located in the region of Western Visayas in the Philippines.

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Iloilo City

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.

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Iloilo International Airport

Iloilo International Airport (Pangkalibutan nga Hulugpaan sang Iloilo, Paliparang Pandaigdig ng Iloilo), also known as Iloilo Airport, and as Cabatuan Airport, after the municipality of Cabatuan, Iloilo where this airport is located, and sometimes erroneously as Santa Barbara Airport for the nearby municipality of Santa Barbara, Iloilo, is the airport serving the province of Iloilo in the Philippines, including its capital city, Iloilo City, the regional center of the Western Visayas region.

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Iloilo Strait

The Iloilo Strait is a strait in the Philippines that separates the islands of Panay and Guimaras in the Visayas, and connects the Panay Gulf with the Guimaras Strait.

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Jaro Cathedral

Jaro Cathedral, formally Jaro Metropolitan Cathedral and the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Candles (Santuario Nacional de Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria), is the seat of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Jaro.

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Jordan, Guimaras

, officially the, is a settlement_text and capital of the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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Kabankalan

, officially the, (Dakbanwa/Syudad sang Kabankalan; Dakbayan sa Kabankalan; Lungsod ng Kabankalan), or simply Kabankalan City, is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people making it the second most populous city in Negros Occidental next to Bacolod City.

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Kabankalan City Domestic Airport

Kabankalan City Domestic Airport (Filipino: Paliparang Domestiko ng Lungsod ng Kabankalan, Hiligaynon: Pangsulod-pungsod nga Hulugpaan sang Dakbanwa sang Kabankalan) is a proposed airport designed to serve the general area of Kabankalan, located in the province of Negros Occidental in the Philippines.

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Kalibo

, officially the, (Aklanon: Banwa it Kalibo; Hiligaynon: Banwa sang Kalibo; Bayan ng Kalibo), is a settlement_text and capital of the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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Kalibo International Airport

Kalibo International Airport (Aklanon: Pangkalibutan nga Paeoparan it Kalibo, Pangkalibutan nga Hulugpaan sang Kalibo, Paliparang Pandaigdig ng Kalibo) is an airport that serves the general area of Kalibo, the capital of the province of Aklan in the Philippines, and is one of two airports serving Boracay, the other being Godofredo P. Ramos Airport also known as Caticlan Airport in the town of Malay.

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Karay-a language

The Karay-a language, or Kinaray-a (Karay-a + the infix -in-) (ISO: krj), is an Austronesian regional language spoken by the Karay-a people, mainly in Antique in the Philippines as well as Iloilo and other provinces on the island of Panay.

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La Carlota, Negros Occidental

, officially the, is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people making it as the least populous city in the province.

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Madja-as

The Kedatuan of Madja-as or the Confederation of Madja-as (Kinaray-a: Kapunuan kang Madyas; Aklanon: Kapunuan it Madyas; Hiligaynon: Kahugpungan sang Madyas; Cebuano: Kahugpongan sa Madyas; Baybayin), also known as Sri-BisayaJovito S. Abellana, "Bisaya Patronymesis Sri Visjaya" (Ms., Cebuano Studies Center, ca. 1960) (Malayo-Sanskrit), was a pre-Hispanic Mandala in Panay, within the Visayas islands in what is now the Philippines, and was the oldest Srivijayan vassal in the archipelago, next to the Sulu Archipelago.

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Mimaropa

The Southwestern Tagalog Region, officially designated as MIMAROPA Region, is an administrative region in the Philippines.

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Municipalities of the Philippines

A municipality (bayan/munisipalidad; banwa; lungsod/munisipalidad; baley; balen/balayan; banwaan; bungto; ili) is a local government unit (LGU) in the Philippines.

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Negros Island

Negros is the fourth largest island of the Philippines, with a land area of.

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Negros Island Region

The Negros Island Region, (Rehiyon sang Pulo sang Negros; Rehiyon sa Pulo sa Negros; Rehiyon ng Pulo ng Negros), also abbreviated and officially designated as NIR (unofficially Region XVIII), was an administrative region in the Philippines which comprised the provinces of Negros Occidental and Negros Oriental both of which are part of the island of Negros.

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Negros Occidental

Negros Occidental (Negros Nakatundan; Kasadpang Negros; Kanlurang Negros), also known as or, is a province located in the region of Western Visayas, in the Philippines.

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Negros Oriental

Negros Oriental (Sidlakang Negros; Negros Sidlangan; Silangang Negros), also called or, is a province located in the region of Central Visayas, in the Philippines.

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Official Gazette (Philippines)

The Official Gazette is the public journal and main publication of the government of the Republic of the Philippines.

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Palawan

Palawan (pron.), officially the Province of Palawan (Cuyonon: Probinsya i'ang Palawan / Paragua; Kapuoran sang Palawan; Lalawigan ng Palawan) is an archipelagic province of the Philippines that is located in the region of MIMAROPA.

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Panay

Panay is the sixth-largest and fourth most-populous island in the Philippines, with a total land area of and with a total population of 4,477,247.

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Panay Gulf

Panay Gulf is an extension of the Sulu Sea, reaching between the islands of Panay and Negros in the Philippines.

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Panay Railways

Panay Railways Inc.

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Passi, Iloilo

, officially the, (Syudad kang Passi/Syudad ka Passi; Dakbanwa sang Passi; Lungsod ng Passi) and often referred to as Passi City, is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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Philippine Statistics Authority

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.

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Philippines

The Philippines (Pilipinas or Filipinas), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a unitary sovereign and archipelagic country in Southeast Asia.

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Provinces of the Philippines

The Provinces of the Philippines (Filipino: Mga Lalawigan ng Pilipinas) are the primary political and administrative divisions of the Philippines.

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Puerto Princesa

, officially the, (Cuyonon: Siyudad i'ang Puerto Princesa; Dakbanwa sang Puerto Princesa; Lungsod ng Puerto Princesa; Ciudad de Puerto Princesa), and often referred to as Puerto Princesa City, is a Highly Urbanized City in the.

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Rappler

Rappler is a news website based in the Philippines with a bureau in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Regions 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.

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Rodrigo Duterte

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.

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Roxas Airport

Roxas Airport (Hiligaynon: Hulugpaan sang Roxas, Tagalog: Paliparan ng Roxas) is an airport serving the general area of Roxas City, the capital of the province of Capiz, in the Philippines.

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Roxas, Capiz

, officially the, is a settlement_text and capital of the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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Sagay, Negros Occidental

, officially the, is a 2nd class in the Philippines, in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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San Carlos, Negros Occidental

San Carlos, officially the City of San Carlos (Dakbayan sa San Carlos; Dakbanwa/Syudad sang San Carlos; Lungsod ng San Carlos) and simply referred to as San Carlos City, is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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San Jose de Buenavista, Antique

, officially the, (Banwa kang San Jose de Buenavista; Banwa sang San Jose de Buenavista; Bayan ng San Jose de Buenavista) or better known simply as San Jose, is a settlement_text and capital of the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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Sibuyan Sea

The Sibuyan Sea is a small sea in the Philippines that separates the Visayas from the northern Philippine island of Luzon.

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Silay

, officially the (Dakbanwa/Syudad sang Silay), is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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Sipalay

, officially the, (Dakbanwa/Syudad sang Sipalay; Lungsod ng Sipalay) or simply referred to as Sipalay City, is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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Sipalay Airport

Sipalay Airport (Hiligaynon: Hulugpaan sang Sipalay; Cebuano: Tugpahanan sa Sipalay; Filipino: Paliparan ng Sipalay), also known as San Jose Airstrip and formerly known as Maricalum Airstrip, is an airport serving the general area of the city of Sipalay, Negros Occidental, in the Philippines.

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Sulu Sea

The Sulu Sea (Dagat Sulu, Laut Sulu, Mar de Joló) is a body of water in the southwestern area of the Philippines, separated from the South China Sea in the northwest by Palawan and from the Celebes Sea in the southeast by the Sulu Archipelago.

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Talisay, Negros Occidental

, officially the, is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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The News Today (Iloilo)

The News Today is an English language tabloid newspaper circulating in Iloilo City, the Philippines, and with a specific focus on the provinces of Iloilo, Guimaras, Capiz and Negros Occidental.

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Victorias

, officially the, or simply Victorias City is a settlement_text in the province of,. According to the, it has a population of people.

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Visayan languages

Visayan (Bisaya or Binisaya) is a group of languages of the Philippines that are related to Tagalog and Bikol languages, all three of which are part of the Central Philippine languages.

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Visayan Sea

The Visayan Sea is a sea in the Philippines, surrounded by the islands of the Visayas, Eastern Visayas and Western Visayas located to the east and west, while the Central Visayas is located to the south.

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Visayas

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.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Western_Visayas

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