ALAMAT

Ano ang alamat?

What is a legend?

Ang alamat ay kuwento tungkol sa pinagmulan ng mga bagay-bagay sa daigdig. A legend is a story about the origins of things in the world.

alamat

legend

Ang Alamat ng Ibong Adarna
The Legend of the Adarna Bird

Alamat lang daw iyan.
They say that’s just a myth.

Strictly speaking, a myth is mito in the Filipino language, but the colloquial sense of the English phrase “That’s just a myth.” can be translated as above.