During 1776 and 1777 he and other Sulus harassed the bisayas and ravaged the coast of Cebu.
Spanish sovereignty was again confined to Luzon and the bisayas.
A year was spent in strengthening their hold on the bisayas and in arranging for their conquest of Luzon.
He went to that of the bisayas, which even yet bewails the cost to them of that visit.
Its marge is extremely fertile in rice and other food products, which abound in the bisayas.
The manufacture of cigars is allowed throughout the bisayas, but not for sale at Manila or elsewhere.
In the earliest time the Dutch had engaged occasionally in attacks on the bisayas.
Several piratical excursions invaded the bisayas and Camarines.
The Moro race is now greatly degenerated, for many are coming down from the bisayas who were formerly captives.
Religious were established also in the village of Octóng, one of the chief villages of the bisayas.