Mortar and Pestle in Chavacano or chabacano is: Jalo y Pilon

Mortar and Pestle in Chavacano or Chabacano is Jalo y Pilon

Alternate chavacano word: Almirez

Alternate English word for “Jalo y Pilon” =


English Sentence Chavacano Sentence
1. Mortar and pestle are used for grinding or pounding ingredients.
2. The form of a pestle is like that of a policeman’s club.
1. Mortero y Almirez o pequeño (jalo y pilon) para mole o machaca con el maga ingredientes.
2. El forma del pilon igual como batuta.
Mortar and Pestle – Jalo y Pilon

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Last Updated on August 10, 2023

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Last Updated on August 10, 2023

1 thought on “Mortar and Pestle in Chavacano or chabacano is: Jalo y Pilon”

  1. What an amazing blog by a talented author. I can say that “Jalo y Pilon” is the Chavacano term for Mortar and Pestle. Chavacano, also known as Chabacano, is a Spanish-based Creole language spoken in the Philippines, particularly in the southern region of the country. Thank you, Pinoy, for this amazing blog of yours, and also, I’m glad that you have provided me with this information. I am looking forward to your blogs. Good day, and keep safe!

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