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They were addressed variously as panginuan in Maranao or panginoón in Tagalog ("lords"); anák banwa ("son of heaven"); or lakandula ("lord of the palace").
The Emperor of China considered the Lakans—the rulers of ancient Manila—"王", or kings.
As nilà products were distributed in other places, people came to refer to the area as Sa may Nilà, Tagalog for "the place where there are nilàs".
The date is regarded as the city's official founding date.Manila has many of the Philippines' firsts, including the first university (1590), The term "Manila" is commonly used to refer to the whole metropolitan area, the greater metropolitan area or the city proper.The officially defined metropolitan area called Metro Manila, the capital region of the Philippines, includes the much larger Quezon City and the Makati Central Business District.It established a new dynasty under the local leader, who accepted Islam and became Rajah Salalila or Sulaiman I.He established a trading challenge to the already rich House of Lakan Dula in Tondo.The victorious Spaniards made Manila, the capital of the Spanish East Indies and of the Philippines, which their empire would control for the next three centuries.Manila became famous during the Manila–Acapulco galleon trade, which lasted for three centuries and brought goods from Europe, Africa and Hispanic America across the Pacific Islands to Southeast Asia (which was already an entrepôt for goods coming from India, Indonesia and China), and vice versa.Silver that was mined in Mexico and Peru was exchanged for Chinese silk, Indian gems and the spices of Southeast Asia.Likewise, wines and olives grown in Europe and North Africa were shipped via Mexico to Manila.Manila was also the seat of power for most of the country's colonial rulers.It is home to many historic sites, some of which were built during the 16th century.