Tribu Iranun

tribu iranun
Tribu Iranun | PIA Davao | Museo Dabawenyo

The word Iranun comes from two words, Ira and Nun.

Ira means residue remaining on silt, referring to a place, area or the culture.

Nun means the people therein, with distinct culture, laws and beliefs.

They are known to be experts in using the kampilan or swords and in sea-faring.

At present, they are scattered in the different parts of Davao City.