CHRISTMAS in the PHILIPPINES
HI to all and MERRI CHRISTMAS..i am so INTO CHRISTMAS THIS YEAR... i do not know if there are lots of FIlipino memebers for this site...i would love to share Chistmas languages from my native country. Below is a simple dictionary of the terms we used here
Merry christmas - Maligayang pasko or Malipayong pasko
Gift - regalo or pinaskuhan
Caroling - DAYGON
Christmas Eve dinner - NOCHE BUENA
EVE MASS - MISA DE GALLO
Excanging of gifts - kris kringle
SANTA CLAUS - we call it santa claus still
Christmas star decor - PAROL
sacred family in a manger - BELEN
cant believe it folks its already 97 days before the big holiday and counting...time flies indeed!!!!
Last edited by leahrosa; 09-18-2008 at 07:59 AM.
Reason: adding more terms :)