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What are the different Philippine dialect translations for thank you and good evening?

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December 10, 2010 8:15AM

Thank you is "Salamat" in Tagalog, Hiligaynon, Cebuano, and Waray (the Leyte-Samar dialect).

Good evening is "Magandang gabi" in Tagalog; "Maayong gab-i" in Hiligaynon (Ilonggo); "Maayong gabi-i" in Cebuano; and "Maupay nga gab-i" in Waray (Leyte-Samar dialect).