Saturday, October 29, 2011

PANGASINAN RIDDLES


1. Saquey so torutoro duaray quepay-quepay a patiray mansobsoblay.
    (Pang.) Dueg
 
   One pointing, two moving, four changing.
    Carabao
2. Otin nen laquic Tapal ni baleuet ed corral manaquis, ya agnaecal.
    (Pang.) Campana
 
   Tapal's ---- hanging within the corral is crying to get out.
    Bell
 
    Tapal is a nickname for an old man.
 
3. Nancorona agimiet ari; nan capa agmuet pari.
    (Pang.) Manoc
 
   The king's crown but not king; the priest's cope, but not priest.
    Cock
4. Oalay asoc ya quisquis no onbatic tirakiang.
    (Pang.) Baloto
 
   I have a hairless dog, who goes belly upward.
    Boat
5. Mapatar ya dalin tinoboay garing.
    (Pang.) Ngipuen
 
   Plain earth has grown ivory.
    Teeth
6. Enlongon empantion onbangon mansermon.
    (Pang.) Dila
 
  Coffin in graveyard wakes up sermon.
    Tongue
7. Amanu na mararamdam, dapot masaquit yang intindian, nung ing lupa na
   ing quecang lauan a usta mu ing qucang sasabian.
    (Pang.) Relos
 
   His words are audible but difficult to understand; when you look at
   his face you will understand what he says.
    Clock
 
8. Matebtibonec malimtimbocol bagobagooay tapuco anbalbalangay dalem.
    (Pang.) Atsuete
 
   Round, plump; hairy outside; red inside.
    Atsuete
 
    A red fruit used for seasoning fish.
9. Dinan yan penalsay Dios ya loab tod tabla it say paoay toel equet.
    (Pang.) Cabatite
 
   What creature of God is smooth inside but like a net outside?
    A fruit. Cabatite
10.  Abongnin Dona Maria alictob na botilla.
    (Pang.) Apayas
 
   Dona Maria's house is surrounded by a bottle.
    Papaya
11. Dinan yan penalsay Dios ya say quenantoit maengal?
    (Pang.) Abong
 
   What creature of God, having eaten makes a noise?
    House
 
 
 
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