Gatuk

Alternative Titles:
Riddles
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Date:
2012
Extent:
13 sentences and 9 notes
Description:
The posing and guessing of riddles, whether passed down from the elders or collected from non-Subanen friends, is a popular form of entertainment. In the riddles below, Subanen life is reflected in the leading of a water buffalo by a rope and traveling on foot path. Notes to the text describe rules and taboos connected with the posing of riddles.
This text is published under the title "Gatuk I" ("Riddles I") in the book "A voice from many rivers: Central Subanen oral and written literature; Su gesalan nu nga Subaanen di melaun tinubigan".
Publication Status:
Draft (posted 'as is' without peer review)
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Philippines
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Entry Number:
48825
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