Constructive Analysis of True or False Cognates in Filipino and Cuyonon – (Part 2)

Here’s series number 2 of the Constructive Analysis of True or False Cognates in Filipino and Cuyonon. by: Florida V. Dangan, taken from the Tenth International Conference on Austronesian Linguistics, January 2006 Palawan, Philippines.

Findings:

2. There are words in Filipino with a final sound of phoneme h while in Cuyonon it is a Glottal Stop .

Example:

FILIPINO CUYONON MEANING
aboh abu’ ash
alima:ngoh alima:ngu’ crab
ba:lah bala’ bullet

Link to part 1
Link to part 3

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