March 8, 2016 Buhi Online No comments exist
  1. English: overflow; spillover
  2. Lipwas na yo tobig sa da-od sa sobrang katitigis.”  [Water was already spilling over the da-od* due to excessive pouring of water to it.”

*da-od: an olden-day communal earthen-drinking vessel the size of a baby’s head; these were similar to the image below except that a good da-od was one that has been blackened both inside and outside due to repeatedly burying it in smoldering rice-husk pile obviously not only for its sanitation but most importantly to improve its aroma.

Da-od: the early Filipinos' communal drinking vessel.
Da-od was the traditional communal earthen-drinking vessel of early Filipinos.

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