Search results for "alila"

alila [alílà] 1n A pet (as of a pet animal). alaga Igwa ako’t alila nak pikoy. I have a pet parrot. syn: alaga 1. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.) 2n A slave, servant. (sem. domains: 4.5.4.4 - Slave.) 3vt To act like a servant in taking care of something (as of things, animals or people). Katong ilo nak anak ay ingpaalila sa ida ibang hali. They had the orphan child taken care of by her other relatives. (sem. domains: 3.4.2.4.1 - Worried.) der. paalila

balila [balilá] n Fish species; Dorab Wolf Herring. Chiroceritrus dorab (Forsskal). (sem. domains: 6.4.5 - Fishing.)

balilang [baliláng] dial. var. of kipi

paalila [pa-alílà] (der. of alila) 1n Animals being reared by somebody on behalf of their owner (as of piglets being raised for income by poorer people). (sem. domains: 6.3 - Animal husbandry, 6.3.1.4 - Pig.) 2v To have animals reared by somebody on behalf of their owner or family (as of piglets being raised for income by poorer people). paalaga Si Mamay ay ramong paalila sa mga tawo. Mamay had many animals let out for rearing by people on her behalf. [There is a custom that if a pig reared in such a way from when it is a piglet, grows up and reproduces, then the piglets are shared between the owner, the one caring for the pig and the owner of the servicing boar. With cows, the first offspring goes to the owner, the second to the one caring for it etc.] (sem. domains: 6.3 - Animal husbandry, 6.3.1.4 - Pig.) 3n Children of poor families being reared on their behalf by somebody better off financially (as of by another family member). [These children are provided for in return for being willing to help with household chores.] (sem. domains: 2.6.4.2.1 - Rear a child.) 4v To have children of poor families reared on their behalf by somebody better off financially (as of by another family member). (sem. domains: 2.6.4.2.1 - Rear a child.)

suguon₁ [suguón] (dial. var. alagar) n Servant. alílà

suluguon₁ [suluguón] (irreg. infl. suguon) n Servant; slave. alila, katulong Abang yuda ra kinang inro suluguon maghiwas. Your servant is very slow in doing things.

kipi₁ [kipî] (dial. var. balilang) v To waddle, walk like a duck (as of walking awkwardly). (sem. domains: 7.2.1.1 - Walk, 7.2.1.4.1 - Clumsy.)

alaga [alágà] 1n One that’s being taken care of (as of a pet animal or a person e.g. child, elderly or sick person). Kag ako alaga nak anak ay marakoey. The child that I’m taking care is already grown-up. syn: alila 1. (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture, 4.3.4 - Do good to, 6.3.1 - Domesticated animal.) 2vbt To care for something or somebody (as of a pet animal or a person e.g. child, elderly or sick person). alaga Ing-alagaan sida it ida lola. He was cared for by his grandmother. (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture, 4.3.4 - Do good to, 6.3.1 - Domesticated animal.) der. paalaga

lilas [lílas] 1n Strips of fiber to be woven into something. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.) 2v To divide, split palm leaves into fibers that can be woven. Alilason nako kaling mga ugaey nak buri. I will make strips out of this already dried buri leaves. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.) der. lilasan

liyo-liyo [liyo-liyó] vt To row (using oars or an attached paddle as on a boat or galleon). sagwan Ginliyo-liyohan it mga alila kag galleon para makaabot sa baybay. The slaves rowed the galleon so it could reach the shore.

mandar [mándar] 1n Orders; command. 2vbt To give orders; to command. mga utos Nagmamandar yang sida sa ida alila kung nio kag ida gusto. He just gives orders to his servants regarding whatever he wanted done. syn: sugo, ordinansa.