Batangas



a seaport on SW Luzon, in the N central Philippines.
Historical Examples

Hence also the prompt use of the army in Samar, Batangas, and Cavite in 1905, after the presidential election was safely over.
The American Occupation of the Philippines 1898-1912 James H. Blount

Taal (Batangas) also produces a special make of cotton stuffs.
The Philippine Islands John Foreman

He had them arrested in the town of Batangas, a mission of Augustinian friars.
The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898: Volume XXII, 1625-29 Various

Batangas, another town in Luzon, is the capital of the province of that name.
The Philippine Islands Ramon Reyes Lala

During the disturbed period in Batangas great numbers of people took refuge in other and more peaceful regions.
The Philippines: Past and Present (Volume 1 of 2) Dean Conant Worcester

This estimate gives the population of Batangas province at 312,192.
The American Occupation of the Philippines 1898-1912 James H. Blount

They do not in their certificate ignore Cavite and Batangas.
The American Occupation of the Philippines 1898-1912 James H. Blount

This story is also known in the Tagalog province of Batangas.
Filipino Popular Tales Dean S. Fansler

Of the first class, the lamuyo (Oryza sativa lamuyo) is principally cultivated, especially in Batangas.
A Visit to the Philippine Islands John Bowring

The tizon is extremely rare and only a few trees are found in cultivation, confined to the citrus district of Batangas, Luzon.
The Philippine Agricultural Review Various

noun
a port in the Philippines, in SW Luzon. Pop: 293 000 (2005 est)

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