Examples of Visayan Riddles



These Filipino riddles are in the Visayan language, not Tagalog. English translation is provided.



Visayan Riddle: Baboy sa lasang, ang tunok puro lansang.
English Translation: A wild pig of the forest is covered with spikes.

SAGOT:


Visayan Riddle: Tigmo, tigmo agokoy, ugma ra kita magasoy
English Translation: Riddles made in the night will be answered in the morning light.

SAGOT:


Visayan Riddle: Kabayo ni Adan, dili moka-on ug dili kabay-an.
English Translation: The horse of Adam does not eat unless someone rides on it.

SAGOT: