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apruba [aprubá] vt To approve something, somebody. aprobahán Naaprubahan kag inra “bill” nak ailisan it pangayan kag inra lugar. Their bill to change the name of their place was approved. Ipaapruba anay nimo kaling plano it munisipyo sa enginero bag-o magtuna ka it trabaho. You will have to have the plan for the municipality approved first by the engineer before beginning work. (sem. domains: - Approve of something.) der. aprubado , der. paapruba

bagabayay [bagabayáy] (der. of bayay) adj As high as a house (as of the size of waves). bagabahay Bagabayay kag humbak nak nagrayan sa inra lugar. The waves are like the height of a house which passed their place. (sem. domains: 8.2.2 - Long.)

baha [bahâ] 1n Flood (as of deep water somewhere). bahâ (sem. domains: - Flood.) 2adj Flooding (as of deep water everywhere). (sem. domains: - Flood.) 3vbt To flood (as of having deep water build up somewhere). bahaán Nabahaan kag inra payayan. Their ricefield was flooded. (sem. domains: - Flood.) 4vbt To be full of strongly flowing water (as of deep water flooding a ditch). umagos Nagbaha kag tubi sa saguyong. The water in the drainage flowed. (sem. domains: - Flood, - Flow.)

bahag [bahág] n Loincloth for a man; G-string. bahág [This is made with a long strip of 20cm wide cloth that has a portion wrapped between the legs, as well as a piece that hangs down about 22cm in the front. Traditionally this is the native clothing of the negrito Mangyan peoples or Mindoro and Panay on nearby islands.] (sem. domains: 5.3.3 - Traditional clothing.)

bahag-bahag [bahag-báhag] n Fish species; Hagfish (as of salt water eel). Hagfish (sem. domains: - Fish.)

bahala [bahálà] exp Take responsibility for something or somebody; it's up to somebody to take care of something or somebody. Ngasing, sinra ay inggwa ra it mga hanap-buhay ag kami ra ay maguyangey, kada sinra it bahalaey sa amo. Now they too are making a living and we are now old so these children of our’s must take responsibility for themselves apart from us. (sem. domains: - Care for.) comp. bahalaey galing sa punta it lapis , comp. bahalaey sinra sa inra sariling kabuhi

bahalaey galing sa punta it lapis [bahála-ey gáling sa púnta it lápis] (comp. of bahala, ey, ugaling, punta, lapis) id Wait and see! Just leave it till the last minute or till the time comes! (as of when to decide, find out or do something). [lit: it's-up-to already however point of pencil] bahala na Sin-o kag imo ibubuto, ay bahalaey galing sa punta it lapis. Whom will you vote for, just decide when the time comes. (sem. domains: - Saying, proverb, 3.3.1 - Decide, plan.)

bahalaey sinra sa inra sariling kabuhi [bahála-ey sínra sa ínra saríling kabúhì] (comp. of bahala, ey, sarili, kabuhi) id They are responsible for themselves and for their own lives. [lit: it's-up-to them -to-be-responsible-for their own life] Bahalaey sinra sa inra sariling kabuhi pag sinra ay mag-asawa. They’re responsible for their own lives when they get married. (sem. domains: - Saying, proverb.)

bahandi [bahándì] dial. var. of kwarta

bahar [bahár] vi 1To have a price become lower, fall or drop. bumabà Nagbahar kag lugit tong usang adlaw. The price of copra lowered the other day. (sem. domains: - Cheap.) 2To have a water level go down, drop. (as of water flowing, draining away or drying up). (sem. domains: 1.3.2 - Movement of water.) 3To have somebody's temperature, fever go down. (sem. domains: - Recover from sickness.) der. pabahar

bahas [báhas] dial. var. of bayas

bahaw [báhaw] 1adj Cooled off (as of food, drink which has been stirred, blown on, placed in water or allowed to sit). (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food, - Cold.) 2v To have food, drinks become cool (as of when being stirred, blown on, placed in water or allowed to sit). (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food, - Cold.)

bahay-bata [báhay-bátà] (comp. of bata) n Uterus; womb. [lit. house-child/youth] báhay-bátà (sem. domains: - Female organs.) {col}

bahayan [baháyan] n The long nylon ropes forming both sides of the length of a deep water fishing net. [These ropes are where weights and floats are attached as needed e.g. one side with weights and the other with rubber floats.] (sem. domains: - Fish with net, - Fishing equipment.)

bahayon [bahayón] n/adj Stored rice which is dried and milled after it has turned slightly brown. [This can be mixed with white rice for cooking so it will look whiter in appearance.] (sem. domains: - Food storage, - Store the harvest.)

baliwog [balíwog] adj Illegible; hard to read, decipher (as of writing). mahirap bahasin (sem. domains: - Written material.)

bayangaw [bayangáw] n Rainbow. bahaghárì (sem. domains: - Rain.)

bayay [bayáy] (sp. var. pambayay-bayay) 1n House. báhay (sem. domains: - House.) 2v To build a house somewhere. (sem. domains: - House.) comp. bayay it bantay , comp. bayay nak sambahan it , der. bagabayay , der. bayay-bayay , der. pangbayay-bayay , der. panimayay

bayay nak sambahan it [bayáy nak sambáhan it] (comp. of bayay, simbahan) n Worship place of.... [lit: house which worship-place of...] bahay na simbahan ng - Nagbisita sinra sa bayay nak simbahan it mga Egiptohanon. They visited the worship place of the Egyptians. (sem. domains: - Place of worship.)

bunakan₂ [bunákan] (der. of bunak) n 1Laundry; place to wash, launder clothes. labahan (sem. domains: 5.6.4 - Wash clothes.) 2A large flat rock on which to scrub clothes (as of beside a river etc.).

Ebahobahaw [báhaw] v To make, let food, drinks cool off (as by stirring, blowing on them, placing them in water or letting them sit). Nagbahaw kag ako nabilin nak kape sa pantaw. The coffee I left on the porch cooled off. syn: yamig 4. (sem. domains: 5.2.1 - Food preparation, - Cold.) comp. kabahawey , der. pabahaw

inunlan [inúnlan] n Placenta. bahaybata (sem. domains: - Fetus.)

kabahawey [kabáhawey] (comp. of Ebahobahaw, ey) adj Cooled off (as of food, drink). [lit: cooled already] (sem. domains: - Cold.)

kabayay [kabayáy] n Housemate. kasambahay (sem. domains: 4.1.1 - Friend, - Peer group, 2.6.1 - Marriage.)

kabayayan [kabayayán] n A group of houses. kabahayan (sem. domains: - House, - Types of houses.)