Search results for "Bury"

bayas [báyas] (dial. var. bahas) n Burial fee (as of a payment to have a grave prepared and body buried). (sem. domains: 6.8.4.5 - Pay, 2.6.6.5 - Bury.)

butas₁ [bútas] v To perform a necromantic ritual (as of obtaining information about who is loved by a dead ancestor). [At a death, a dish of water has a ring placed in it, then chewed betel nut. If the betel nut moves over the ring it shows the person holding the bowl is loved by the dead ancestor. This is part of sending the soul of the dead person away, so as not to cause sickness or harm to the remaining living relatives.] (sem. domains: 4.9.4.7 - Omen, divination, 2.6.6.5 - Bury.)

ikat [íkat] n The oldest woven burial cloth in SE Asia. (sem. domains: 2.6.6.5 - Bury.)

kabaong [kabá-ong] n Coffin. ataol (sem. domains: 2.6.6.5 - Bury.)

utay [utáy] v 1To wean a child (as of off the breast or bottle). (sem. domains: 2.6.4.1.1 - Care for a baby.) 2To perform a necromantic ritual (as of obtaining information about who is loved by a dead ancestor). [At a death, a dish of water has a ring placed in it, then chewed betel nut. If the betel nut moves over the ring it shows the person holding the bowl is loved by the dead ancestor. This is part of sending the soul of the dead person away, so as not to cause sickness or harm to the remaining living relatives.] (sem. domains: 4.9.4.7 - Omen, divination, 2.6.6.5 - Bury.)