Sama/Bajau Research

Sinama Dictionary App Launched Today on Google Play

We are proud to announce that for the first time, the Central Sinama to English Dictionary is available for download as an app from Google Play. This dictionary has a wealth of information on the Sinama language. Version 1.0 has 13,325 entries in Sinama and 10,455 English reversal entries. The work of compiling this dictionary […]

North & South Ubian: An Unsolved Mystery

North & South Ubian: An Unsolved Mystery

A Question about South Ubian that Site Visitors Often Ask I have relatives (pamikitan) with their roots originating from South Ubian, an island and also one of the municipalities of Tawi-Tawi. Many of the Sama Ubian with roots from this island have become quite successful, especially in Sabah. I assume that the links and traffic […]

Sama & Tausug Kinship Terminology

Sama & Tausug Kinship Terminology

On the website Tausug 101, Anak Ilu has been posting wordlists as part of his teaching the Tausug language to those who want to learn.  Here is a post that his readers could appreciate.  I have been studying Ethnographic Research Methods and for a unit on kinship, with the help of my brother Paul and […]

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