Cabugatan, Philippines

BRIEF HISTORY: A sultanate located in the Pangampong (Principality) of Masiu in Mindanao, belonging to the confederation of the Sultans of Lanao or Ranao (Pat a Pangampong a Ranao or Pat a Pong Ampong a Ranao or Pata Pengampong ko Ranao), created in 1640 and one of the 16 ruling royal sultanates (Panoroganan) today recognized by the Philippines government. Also spelled Kabugatan.

THANKS TO: Donald P. Tick gelar Raja Muda Kuno, Pusat Dokumentasi Kerajaan di Indonesia "Pusaka" (17/5/2003, 25/8/2007, 16/12/2008)

UPDATED: 16/12/2008

Pangampong: principality
Panoroganan: equivalent to His Royal Highness (HRH)

Head of the Dynasty
: HRH The (Panoroganan) Datu of Cabugatan (Datu a Cabugatan sa Masiu)

HEAD OF THE DYNASTY: HRH (Panoroganan) Manaros A. Simbaan, Datu of Cabugatan (Datu a Cabugatan sa Masiu)