Correct Pronunciation of “Butuan”

Butuan is correctly pronounced as BUTWAN or BOT-WAN. Not Bu-tu-an. Because Bu-tu-an means “has vagina”.

“Butu” means “vagina” in Bisaya. In other regions, “butu” could also mean the “male organ”.

One Response to Correct Pronunciation of “Butuan”

  1. JD says:

    My father is from Butuan..we’d sometimes pronounce it as Bu-tu-an as a joke1hehe

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