root word: dakot
This is the native Tagalog word for a dustpan, the implement you use together with a broom for cleaning.
Showing off native resourcefulness, many Filipinos often use the cutout of a large aluminum can of cooking oil for creating a dustpan. Take a close look at the photo. 🙂
walis tingting at pandakot
broom and dustpan
Ang pandakot ay isang kasangkapang panlinis na karaniwang katambal ng walis. A dustpan is a cleaning tool that is commonly paired with a broom.
In many cases, Filipinos simply use the non-standard English-derived word daspan.