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Filipino Riddles Collection

Updated on September 22, 2016
Fruit Stand in the Philippines
Fruit Stand in the Philippines

Here are some more Filipino riddles, the answers to the riddles below are fruits. Take time to think before you look on the answers. Have Fun!!!

The followiing riddles have been literally translated to English for non- Filipino readers.

Riddles About Fruits

  1. May isang prinsesa, nakaupo sa tasa. (A princess sitting in a cup)

  2. Ate mo, ate ko, Ate ng lahat ng tao. (My sister, your sister, everyone's sister)

  3. Hugis puso, kulay ginto, mabango kung amuyin, masarap kung kainin. (Shape like a heart, gold in color, sweet to smell and good to eat.)

  4. Butong binalot ng bakal, bakal na binalot ng kristal. (Seed that is wrap in steel, steel that is wrap in crystal).

  5. Nag tapis nang nag tapis nakalitaw ang bulbolis. (She wears a skirt, but you can still what is inside).

  6. Aling pagkain sa mundo, ang nakalabas ang buto? (What fruit in the world that the seed is out?)

  7. Heto na si Ingkong, nakaupo sa lusong. (Here comes Ingkong, sitting in a fish catcher.)

  8. Nakatalikod na ang prinsesa, mukha niya'y nakaharap pa. (The princess is on her back, but her head is still facing us)

  9. Balat niya'y berde, buto niya'y itim,laman niya'y pula, sino siya? (Her skin is green, her seed is black, her tissue is red, who is she?)

  10. Kung tawagin nila'y santo, hindi naman milagroso. (He is called Saint, but with no miracle.)

  11. Bahay ni Mang Pedro, punung-puno ng bato. (House of Pedro, full of stone)

  12. Baboy sa pulo, ang balahibo ay pako. (An island pig with a hair as hard as a nail.)

  13. Nanganak ang birhen, itinapon ang lampin. (The virgin gave birth, but throw the nappy)

  14. Nakayuko ang reyna di nalalaglag ang korona. (The queen tilt her head but the crown did not fall)

  15. May langit, may lupa, May tubig, walang isda. (There is a sky, there is soil, there is water, but no fish)

  16. Kumpul-kumpol na uling, hayon at bibitin-bitin. (A bunch of charcoal, hanging here and there.)

  17. Bunga na ay namumunga pa. (A fruit that still bears fruit)

  18. Tiningnan nang tiningnan. Bago ito nginitian. (It was look twice before it smile)

  19. Hindi prinsesa, hindi reyna. Bakit may korona? (Not a princess, not a queen, but wears a crown).

  20. Isang magandang dalaga.‘Di mabilang ang mata. (A beautiful girl, you can't count her eyes)

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Answers to the Riddles

  1. Kasoy (Cashew)

  2. Atis (Sugar Apple)

  3. Mangga (Mango)

  4. Lansones (Lanzones)

  5. Mais (Corn)

  6. Kasoy (Cashew)

  7. Kasoy (Cashew)

  8. Balimbing (Star Apple)

  9. Pakwan (Watermelon)

  10. Santol (Santol fruit)

  11. Papaya (Pawpaw)

  12. Langka (Jackfruit)

  13. Saging (Banana)

  14. Bayabas (Guava)

  15. Niyog (Coconut)

  16. Duhat (Black Plum)

  17. Bunga

  18. Mais (Corn)

  19. Bayabas (Guava)

  20. Pinya (Pineapple)

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    Rizel Grace T. Aguirre 6 years ago

    Ang ganda naman ng bugtong . Maraming akong natutunan dito 'Thank'.

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    lianne 6 years ago

    thaks pero kulang pah., nid koh 30 n bugtong...

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    maria dianna nicole  6 years ago

    wow...new riddles o bagong bugtong!!paborito ko talaga itong mga magaganda at mahihirap na bugtong...teka!!........bubugtungan ko ang kaklase ko sa buhay na tubig elementary school d2 lang sa imus cavite

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    Michael Santos 6 years ago

    Thank you... :D

    the same as other students, I'm also gathering Philippine riddles with English translation for my project.

    -4 short... para sa project ... Thanks!!

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    marklord 6 years ago

    >>ang dami kong nakohang assignment......at nag enjoy pa ako...........kaso nga lng may binabalik na sagot pero maganda parin.....wwooohhhh,......thnx.......

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    heart 6 years ago

    salamat po!!

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    recca  6 years ago

    @ivan ndi aman ganung maraming bugtong sa book ka mag anap

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    Laic 6 years ago

    thanks! atlast nagawa ko na assignment ko para sa new year.

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    minerva 6 years ago

    ganda naman ng mga bugtong

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    Kathleen 6 years ago

    Bakit puro pagkain?

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    c310j 6 years ago

    thanks for the bugtongs.....ready na me para sa exam ko tomorrow.....but i need more....

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    Kristina 6 years ago

    Ganda ng number 17. :P :))

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    kimbe from city high school......... 6 years ago

    tnx.......nagawa k na ung project k......

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    rosalinly 6 years ago

    tnx dahil nahanap ko ikaw ang sagot sa project ko maraming salamat.........

    tnx........

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    mystery 6 years ago

    ..wala bang two-word n answer sa mga riddles???

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    jhody 6 years ago

    ganda naman ito ang hinahanap ko yes nahanap ko din ang dusto ko hanapin thank you riddles

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    okimz 6 years ago

    hehe....SALAMAT..PARA

    SA ASSIGNMENT KO KASI ITO EH......

    ^_^

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    jerry 6 years ago

    it helps me a lot in my work ......tenks

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    Judelyn Rey 6 years ago

    thanks riddle for my Filipino project.

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    marjorie 6 years ago

    so very very nice!dami naman but masyadong makaluma but napakaganda!i really like it!and nag-enjoy me!tnx!!!

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    mhe 6 years ago

    meron po ba kayong riddles na ibang dialect ang gamit?

    para sa project lng po namin.:)

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    Khristamarie 6 years ago

    Wow...Thanks for the big help!

    It was for my project...

    Thanks again!!

    PS. I have a tip...if your looking for games,too....

    Type this in: pico.ameba.net

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    heppe 6 years ago

    good riddle

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    algera 6 years ago

    WOW........................ANG DAMI PERO MAHIRAP...............................................

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    jeanny 6 years ago

    ang dami ng riddles madami din ako nakuha

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    kkl 6 years ago

    ang hirap naman o

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    junjun 6 years ago

    sana gandahan pa marami pero mahirap

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    zam 6 years ago

    thank you for the riddle.

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    ian 6 years ago

    ang gand basahin

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    potty 6 years ago

    ganda ng bugtong nyo love u tnx!:)

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    Ivan 6 years ago

    ..pwede po mga bugtong nmn na may diptonggo??...plss!

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    nathaniel minsan 6 years ago

    awesome

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    Czaire Roxy 7 years ago

    Wow!..!Tnx.For my prj.... ksi 2!dami kong nasulat!?!....

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    lam 7 years ago

    hay nako ang tired nang buong hinahanapo ko

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    secret ;) 7 years ago

    oooooh! ang ganda cooooool nice pwede yan pang bugtong ko sa school

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    lloyd 7 years ago

    ganda ng mga bugtong

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    Dianne 7 years ago

    I don't give a damn about Filipino riddles! LOL

    I'm just so thankful for your page! Really helped alot with my lame Filipino History Project! =)))

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    russl 7 years ago

    kakatawa ang bugtong

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    trina12 7 years ago

    ui saan ba ng galing ang bugtong

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    jest 7 years ago

    heehehe maraming bogtong miron na ako makoha eheheheh salamat...........

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    wesley H... 7 years ago

    thankz...

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    wesley 7 years ago

    salamat ang dami kung nakuha....

    thenk you

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    jazz 7 years ago

    maraming salamat sa bugtong maraming may matututunan sa ipagpatuloy mo pa bugtong

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    kate marie salupan 7 years ago

    \magaling kayo makagawa ng bugtong prang superman

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    >>>cutie cris 7 years ago

    ang rami talaga para sa project ang akin assignment tnk pra mihin mo

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    clarisse 7 years ago

    tnx slamat pra sa ass. at ska ang dami damihan mo p aung mahihirap

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    julienne grace bautista 7 years ago

    nice naman.. it helped me in my homework.. dagdagan niyo pa.. ung bout sa people or animals..

    more power!!!

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    Zaldy! 7 years ago

    Yeah! meron na akong bugtong!

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    Mary Grace 7 years ago

    Buti na lang po at Tagalog at English ang inilagay nyo. Laking tulong sa mga projects ng mga mag aaral. Thanks again.

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    Harold 7 years ago

    salamat nagamit ko ito sa

    aming assignment salamat!!!

    sana pagandahin pa niyo!!! ^_^

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    Maria Kirsten A. lopez 7 years ago

    para yan sa filipino bugtong ko sa school! hhe ty!

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    kenchie 7 years ago

    tnx nagka assignment aq

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    Joshua Ometer 7 years ago

    its very nice add in my knowledge.

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    jarish fulgar 7 years ago

    salamat kailangan ko kasi sa assignment ko thanks

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    Tropang "N" 7 years ago

    wow.. ang daming bugtong ayos pang requirements..... duhat catch me up....hahaha...

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    ynna 7 years ago

    sana meun dng mga trabaho at masculine feminine coomon

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    lainald 7 years ago

    thanks for the riddles

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    david 7 years ago

    marami akong nakuhang mga salita

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    gabrielle 7 years ago

    thanks you for saying that to all of who comment

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    april sheane lobarbio 7 years ago

    hay!salamat nk-gawa na rin ng project ang tagal pang nag-hanap andi2 lang pla kung tawagin nila'y san2 di naman milagroso. sagot:santol

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    jhayla Rico 7 years ago

    Ang ganda tlga ng riddles nu, Gzzz2 rin u? Mataas kung nakaupo mababa kung nakatayo. SAGOT-ASO

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    Paul 7 years ago

    TY Talaga!!!

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    cecille 7 years ago

    thank you po,nagamit namin ito sa project ng anak ko =)

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    kc 7 years ago

    ganda na sana pero ang dali naman paki hirapan nyo naman

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    Gea 7 years ago

    marami akong nakuhang mga bugtong.MARAMI NA RIN AKONG TATANUNGIN.ANG gaganda ng mga bugtong as in.......

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    Joy 7 years ago

    Salamat sa liwanag nyo kasi kailangan ko talaga to ehhhh sa project ko sa english

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    karl shanette 7 years ago

    hirap tlaga ng tagalog huhhhhhhhhh........... buti na lang may internet hehehe

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    Sayuri 7 years ago

    Hi thank you.. now i'm almost finish with the first part of my friend's project^^

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    caz 7 years ago

    puro prutas ba.. siguro mahilig ka sa prutas... k lng tnx

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    jp 7 years ago

    ang galing nyu!!!!!!!!!!!salamat nakatulong kayu sa project ko salamat talaga!!!!!!!!!!the kayu!!!!!!!!!!!!! =jp=

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    benjie 7 years ago

    ok. complet na ang bugtong ko............

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    khaira 7 years ago

    wow,today is my lucky day, and i have the answers for my project, how amazing

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    darryl 7 years ago

    meron na sanang bagong riddles

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    recristy 7 years ago

    ....wow how nice ,, riddles is quite difficult to answer and it cod really work your mind., thax much and more power....

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    lec2x 7 years ago

    .......wow amazing,, nakaka aliw sagutin . hope marami pa kayong magawa

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    cute len 7 years ago

    salamat ng sobra

    ala manlang ilokanu

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    Gilchristi Macato 7 years ago

    hehehehe.... bugtong are really challenging they make you think so you can answer them! they are so hard sometimes! hehehe... answer my bugtong to you...

    Bugtong:

    HETO NA SI KAKA, BUBUKA BUKAKA

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    aiza 7 years ago

    hello ang ganda ng bugtong mo nho!!!!

    magaling ka talagang mag gawa ng bugtog!!!

    he!!he!!he!!!!!!!!

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    unknown 7 years ago

    wala man lang ilokano...

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    man 7 years ago

    salamat sa bugtong naka pass ako sa test

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    mr.nice guy 7 years ago

    ^_^ tnx a lot sa inyong natulong sa aking projects .................tnx a lot po talaga...... ^_^

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    jobel 7 years ago

    helow tnx s gumawa nito mlaki ang nii2long niu

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    missy 7 years ago

    hi para po to sa assignment ko salamat haahahahahaah

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    krizzel  7 years ago

    nakakatawata salamat sa bugtong

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    cervantes 7 years ago

    salamat may natutunan ako thanks

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    nicole  7 years ago

    wow ang ganda ng bugtong! pa share pls!

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    Trashcan 7 years ago

    Grabe salamat sa mga impormasyon...

    because of that i will give you a very big hands

    !

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    jydell 7 years ago

    meron ako ditong nakuha kasi kailangan ko para sa assignment namin sa Filipino

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    nicole 7 years ago

    ang ganda noh. ang dami kong nabasa

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    CECILE ALARIN 7 years ago

    SALAMAT PO SA IYONG MGA BUGTONG ITS A BIG HELP! AS A MOTHER I AM VERY THANKFUL YOURE GREAT

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    Danica 7 years ago

    tignan niyo ung akin.

    may isang lola inikot ng isang bata ito naman ay nagsuka.

    Sagot:gripo

    ito ay iyong inikot kaya lumabas ang nilalaman

    tingin ko hindi niyo gets

    pero salamat diyan sa riddles na iyan

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    cute 7 years ago

    salamat ha!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    dodz 7 years ago

    nakagawa na ako ng assingment ko dahil sa bugtong.atsaka nakakatuwa naman itong bugtong.atsaka marami kang matututunan dito}

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    nico vincent 7 years ago

    uy ang ganda thankz tapos q na assign. ko hahahahah

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    athena 7 years ago

    cool,,,,,,,,,rito

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    nikki 7 years ago

    anong sagot sa

    maliit pa si kumpare nakaakyat na sa tore

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    precious arevalo 7 years ago

    salamat d2 dahil natapos ko ang assignment ko

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    angel 7 years ago

    ang ganda ng mga bugtong nyo>

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    Dyoren 7 years ago

    BAT PURO PRUTAS ATE, LABANG GULAY? ahihihihihi.

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    niño  7 years ago

    Wow !!!!!! Hindi na ako mapapagalitan ng teacher ko dahil may nakita nakong bugtong parasa proyekto he!!! he!!! he!!! he !!!!