A to Z: The Dictionary of a Filipino Home

A to Z: The Dictionary of a Filipino Home

Commonly, we know that “bahay kubo” is a term used for a Filipino home. But aside from that, what other terms do you know about it? What are the components of a traditional Filipino home? Are they still called “living room”, “kitchen”, or “terrace”? Here is a short list of the different terms used in a Filipino home.   AZOTEA…
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Bahay Kubo: A Home of the Filipinos

Bahay Kubo: A Home of the Filipinos

Bahay Kubo or also known as the Nipa hut is a kind of stilt house of the indigenous Filipino people which became a symbolic icon of the Philippines.   The architectural principles of Bahay Kubo to the many other Filipino traditional buildings and houses that emerged following the pre-colonial era. There comes the “Bahay Na Bato” which shows influences from…
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