Search results for "Demon possession"

amigo [amígo/amíga] 1n Friend. [male/female terms] kaibígan (sem. domains: 4.1.1 - Friend.) 2vt To befriend, make friends with somebody. Aamigohon nako tong bag-ong empleyado sa eskul. I will make friends with the new school employee. Ing-amigo sida dahil ingsira nida kag inra bayay. He was befriended by spirits because he destroyed their house. (sem. domains: 4.1.1 - Friend.) 3vt To have a spirit being befriend, become familiar with, possess somebody (as by evil spirits, fairies or dwarfs). (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession.) der. magamigo , der. palaamigo

bag-ong yanggaw [bág-ong yánggaw] (comp. of bag-o, yanggaw) 1n Newly accredited, empowered (as of somebody newly gaining the flying powers of an áswang "witch"). bagong asuwang Kaling kabadi ay masupog dahil bag-ong yanggaw. This woman is agressively following witchcraft because she’s a newly empowered witch. [A newly empowered flying witch aswáng is agressive and dangerous, and is said to be likely to kill sombody they encounter near rivers alone at night.] (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 8.4.6.5.3 - New.) 2id Neophite; greenhorn; novice (as of an enthusiastic beginner at playing mahjong or preaching). baguhan Si Bulog ay bag-ong yanggaw sa pagmadyong. Bulog is a greenhorn at playing mahjong. (sem. domains: 6.1.1.1 - Expert, 8.4.6.5.3 - New.) 3adj Agressive, enthusiastic, overpowering, pushy. (sem. domains: 4.3.4.7 - Enter by force.)

balete [baléte] n 1Tree species; Banyan with above ground root systems that grow thickly from the branches till they enter the ground, forming often impenetrable "curtains" of rope like growths. It has some medicinal uses but is feared as a place where evil spirits live. balete [From this tree a medicinal decoction called galamai-amo can be made to help mothers after childbirth. The roots of the balite tree can be used as rope. Miniature trees can be made into bonsai and used as ornamental plants.] Schefflera Elliptifoliola/Ficus Benjamina (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree, 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 2.5.7.5 - Traditional medicine.) 2

bugno [búgno] (dial. var. binga) 1n Word, response, gesture of greeting. Kag bugno nida sa ako ay kung hariin ako gihalin. Her greeting to me was the question of where I came from. (sem. domains: 3.5.1.4.3 - Greet.) 2v To greet, respond, give a verbal response to somebody. bati, sagot Maado kag timpla it uyo ngasing nida kada nagpapangbugno. She is in a good mood now so she’s talking to people. syn: malay. (sem. domains: 3.5.1.4.3 - Greet.) 3v To greet, respond, speak to someone again after a long time of not speaking to each other. Nagbubugno sida sa ako pag buko hangit. She greets me when she’s not angry. Nabugno it maestra kag rayang buyak sa ida it eskwela. The teacher noticed the flowers brought by her pupil for her. (sem. domains: 3.5.1.4.3 - Greet.) 4v To be made ill by the influence of a dead ancestor, evil spirit who is said to have "greeted" the person (as of coming to get them and therefore making them sick, eventually leading to their death). puna, sabihan Abugnuhon anay nako si Ressie nak nagliliwas kag ida panti. I’ll tell Ressie that her panty is coming out below her dress. (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession.) comp. bugno it kalag , der. pangbugno

buhat₁ [búhat] 1n Religious, magic rituals performed to appease, exorcize evil spirits (as of a general term for all such rituals e.g. making offerings of food, animal sacrifices). (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 4.9.5.4 - Religious ceremony, 4.9.4.1 - Sorcery.) 2v To perform religious rituals to appease, exorcize evil spirits (as of a general term for all such magic rituals e.g. making offerings of food, animal sacrifices). hain [Such rituals are to allow a sick person to recover, land to be cleared, a house to be built or to give a good harvest etc..] (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 4.9.5.4 - Religious ceremony, 4.9.4.1 - Sorcery.) der. pabuhat

bukay [bukáy] n 1Albino (as of a child born with no color pigment in their skin, hair, and eyes, causing them to be very white in appearance.). maputi [Such children are said to have been born of the white ngkánto "bewitching spirits" having relations with human beings. Medically they are born without color pigment in their skin, so their skin and hair are white and their eyes are pale blue. They easily get sunburnt and their eyes are badly effected by the glare of the sun, causing cataracts.] (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 2.5.2 - Disease, 2.1.4 - Skin.) 2Albino, white animals and birds (as of pigs, hens etc. which are born without color pigment in their skin, hair, feathers and eyes. (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 2.5.2 - Disease, 2.1.4 - Skin.)

buyaw₂ [buyáw] v To be subject, vulnerable to the attack of evil spirits (as of when one is new in a place, points at things and gets sick, or has accidents etc.). aya gipangtudlo it aber nio sa usang lugar baka mabuyaw ka. Don’t point to anything in a strange place you might be subject to the attack of spirits there. [While growing up, children are taught not to point at things, especially in the countryside where it is assumed there are evil spirits i.e. dwarf spirits, who will cause sickness if offended. Children are taught not to point or the end of their fingers will be cut off.] (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 4.9.4 - Miracle, supernatural power.)

dimonyo [dimónyo] 1n Demon; evil spirit. (sem. domains: 4.9.2 - Supernatural being.) 2n The Devil. (sem. domains: 4.9.2 - Supernatural being.) 3sta To be possessed by a demon or under a demon’s influence. demonyo Nadedemonyo sida basta mag-abot kag kabilugan. She becomes demon possessed when there’s a full moon. (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 4.9.2 - Supernatural being.) 4n Evil, bad person (as of a swear word for a person). (sem. domains: 3.5.5.1 - Obscenity, 3.5.1.8.2 - Insult.)

doktor-wakwak [dóktor-wákwak] (comp. of doktor, wakwak) 1n A flying witch disguised as a doctor who goes from house to house asking to treat the sick, but in fact they need strength from a person to maintain their spiritual powers. [This is a person who changes in ways that resemble features of the European vampire or werewolf. They often threaten children and the sick from whom they are said to "drink their blood" or draw strength via their touch. If they drink the blood of children they become young looking, and if of old people then they become old looking. The person "treated" or touched by them will get sick and may die. They exhibit other signs of supernatural power e.g. seeming to walk but not actually touching the ground, extremely quick aging if they don't get to "drink the blood" of someone, and the ability to avoid capture due to being able to move at superhuman speed.] (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 4.9.2 - Supernatural being.) 2n A game where a person has to untangle a group of participants. (sem. domains: 4.2.6.1 - Game.) 3v To play the game where a person has to untangle a group of participants. (sem. domains: 4.2.6.1 - Game, 4.2.7 - Play, fun.)

duhinyas [Duhínyas] n Name of a town in Capiz Province on Panay Island, noted for flying witches. Duhinyas [The inhabitants of this town i.e. aswáng "flying witches" are said to have powers, habits somewhat like the European vampires and werewolves. The houses in the town are said to be closed during the daytime, and at night the people come out and about like it's fiesta time. They are also said to not bury their dead, which means they dispose of them in another way i.e. cannibalism, which fits with the view of the vampire sucking the blood of a person.] (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 9.7.2.3 - Names of cities.)

ikog it pagi [íkog it pági] (comp. of ikog, pagi) n Tail of a stingray (which is one of the items used in exorcism). [lit: tail of stingray] Kag ida ginggamit nak panglampos sa ida mga anak ay buntot pagi. What she uses to hit her children is a stingray’s tail. (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 4.9.5.4 - Religious ceremony, 1.6.2.3 - Parts of a fish.)

ing-amigo [ing-amígo] v To be befriended by an evil spirit. (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession.)

ingkanto [ingkánto] 1n Enchanted spirits; evil spirits; fairies. (sem. domains: 4.9.2 - Supernatural being.) 2vi To be possessed by or under the influence of an evil spirit; to be a freak. ingkanto Naingkanto kuno si Maria sa Simara. They say Maria was possessed by an evil spirit in Simara. syn: mayaot 1. (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession.) der. ingkantado

irayom [iráyom] (der. of rayom) 1loc Underneath; under, lower surface of something. ilálim (sem. domains: 8.5.1.3.2 - Under, below.) 2loc Underground. (sem. domains: 1.2.1.5 - Underground.) 3n Underworld; hell (as of the place of Satan and the evil spirits). (euphemism) (sem. domains: 4.9.6 - Heaven, hell, 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession.) comp. sa irayom it duta , comp. sa irayom it raga , der. pairayom , id. baka makakotkot it damot sa irayom

kampon ni satanas [kámpon ni Satanás] n Satan’s helpers; demons. Kag mga sawa ay kampon ni Satanas. Snakes are believed to be Satan’s helpers. (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 4.9.2 - Supernatural being.)

pahito [pahitô] n Ways of evil presence. as of evil spirit (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 4.9.4.1 - Sorcery.)

ranuan [ranu-án] (dial. var. bayuan; dial. var. tabuan) 1n Haunted, enchanted, bewitched place (as of an eerie place where evil spirits live e.g. in certain trees, forest with thick undergrowth and rivers). Naranuan si Panyong it mga mayaot. Panyong was bewitched by evil spirits. (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession.) 2v To be possessed, bewitched, befriended by an evil spirit (as of the person who is effected). Syn: palhi. (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession.)

sinda [síndà] v To be subject, vulnerable to the attack of evil spirits (as of when one is admiring a place and points at things and gets sick, or has accidents etc. Such an attack is said to be because the evil spirit "takes a liking" to the person and causes them harm). [While growing up, children are taught not to point at things, especially in the countryside where it is assumed there are evil spirits i.e. dwarf spirits, who will cause sickness if offended. Children are taught not to point or the end of their fingers will be cut off.] (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 4.9.4 - Miracle, supernatural power.)

suboy₁ [súboy] vt 1To drive away; to send away, to shoo people away lightly, gently, infeen. palayasin Ingsuboy it maguyang katong anak nak balasubas. The parent sent away his mischievous child. (sem. domains: 7.3.3.4 - Chase away.) 2To exorcise evil spirits. (sem. domains: 4.9.4.2 - Demon possession, 7.3.3.4 - Chase away.)