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CULASI came from CULASI (or KULASI) tree
Alojado named after Capitan Municipal Don Roman ALOJADO. Literally, derived fr Spanish, "billeted soldier"
Alojipan named after Presidente Municipal Simeon ALOJIPAN
Bagacay came from "bagakay" a kind of bamboo reed grass
Balabago in English, "renewal"
Batbatan Island in English, "disrespectful"
Bita came from "Bita" tree
Bubog came from "bubog" tree
Buenavista [Spanish: from two words, buena "good" and vista "view" ] meaning pleasant view
Buhi [adj] living
Camancijan [from the words, kamansi and suffix "-an," meaning land/place, ] the land of "kamansi"
Caridad [Spanish] in English, "charity"
Dawis kang Lipata in English, Lipata Point
Esperanza [Spanish] in English, "hope" in Kinaray-a, "paglaum"
Fe [Spanish] in English "faith", Kinaray-a "pagtuo"
Janlagasi came from "hanlagasi" tree
Kawit Site (in Batbatan) in English "hook"
Lipata contraction of the words "lupa ta" meaning "(shall we) on foot"
Madja-as/Madia-as/Madya-as derived from "matag-as" meaning high
Magsaysay named after Pres. Ramon MAGSAYSAY
Malacanang named after the presidential seat of government. Literally, "may lakan diyan" meaning "there has a king"
Malalison Island [(adj.) Hiligaynon] in English, disobedient
Maniguin/Maningning Island accdg to legend, "showy", literally in English, "shining"
Naba came from "banaba" plant
Nablag a contraction of the word "nabulag" meaning separated
Tigbao Site (in Batbatan Island) came from "tigbaw" grass
Tigbobolo derived from two words, "tigbaw" and "bulo" grasses
Villa Trinidad named after Trinidad Salazar - Armonio ( a sitio in Centro Norte)
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