AMIHAN

 
  amihan
northeast monsoon
 
 
amihan (hilagang silangan)
 northeast (north east)

hanging amihan
a cool northeast monsoon wind

umamihan
to blow from the northeast 

 
 
 

Ang buhay ng tao ay lunday sa dagat
na inaamihan at hinahabagat.

A person’s life is like a canoe in the ocean
tossed by the winds.

 

Amihan is a very beautiful choice as a native Filipino name for girls.

 

Related Filipino term:

hanging habagat
west or southwest wind