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adakap [adákap] n Crab species which is small brown and orange, and lives among rocks by the seashore. alimasag Makikita yang kag adakap sa ragat. You can only see this kind of crab in the sea. (sem. domains: - Small animals.)

alimpuyo [alimpúyo] (dial. var. alimpuyos) n The crown, cowlick in the hair on one’s head or eyebrows (as of when the hair curls around a central point). puyò, alimpuyo Igwa sida’t ruhang alimpuyo sa uyo. He has two crowns on his head. (sem. domains: 2.1.1 - Head.)

amamakoy [amamakóy] n Mushroom species which is an edible mushroom that is brown on top and white underneath which is often found under banana palms. kabuti Karamo nak makikitang amamakoy nak nagbuskar sa habig it sapa pag buyan it Agosto. You will see lots of mushrooms growing along the river banks during the month of August. (sem. domains: 1.5.4 - Moss, fungus, algae.)

bad-or [bád-or] n Animal species which is a large, dark brown millipede with yellow legs. (sem. domains: - Insect.)

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.)

balakbakan [balakbákan] n Tree species called Philippine mahogany which is a beautiful dark brown oily timber. Kag bangko ninra ay human sa balakbakan. Their chair is made out of Philippine mahogany. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)

balaw [baláw] n Tree species which is called nara and produces wood with a brown streaky grain used for furniture. Kag balaw ay nakakatubag sa yamit. The red streaks in nara can stain your clothes. (sem. domains: 5.1.1 - Furniture.)

bangi-bangi [bangi-bángì] n Crab species which is a small orange and brown, inedible marine crab with one large and one small claw. (sem. domains: - Small animals.)

bibingka [bibíngka] 1n Rice flour cakes baked between coals (which may have brown sugar or long shreds of young coconut added. These cakes are flat, round 2x10cm and baked on circles of banana leaf). Bibingka kag amo bayon sa Poctoy pagkaligos namo sa baybay. Rice cake baked in coals is our lunch at Poctoy when we swim at the beach. (sem. domains: - Prepared food.) 2v To make a rice cake which is baked between coals. bibingka Nagbibingka kag ida nanay tong Paskwa. Her mother made a rice cake last Christmas. (sem. domains: - Cooking methods.) comp. bibingkang kanin

bitso-bitso [bitso-bítso] n Deep fried oval cakes made from cassava or sticky rice. (They are fried in oil with sugar added, and turn slightly brown). bitso-bitso (sem. domains: - Food from seeds, - Food from roots, - Prepared food.)

brow [brow] n Brother; bro (as of a shortened affectionate term of address for someone who is a friend or in the same organization, church as oneself). (sem. domains: 4.1.3 - Know someone, - Terms of endearment.)

bundo [búndò] n Plant species; small root crop which has the texture and taste of a potato. It has brown hairy-looking fibres on the outside. (sem. domains: - Food from roots.)

buyagaw [buyagáw] adj 1Hazel eyed (as of light coloured eyes with brown markings). Buyagaw baga sida it mata. (sem. domains: - Eye.) 2Sun-bleached, red, light hair color caused by the sea and sun. (sem. domains: 2.1.5 - Hair.)

buyagis [buyagís] n Eyes with blue, hazel coloring showing mixed ancestry (as of a Filipino with eyes that are totally blue or light brown with blue flecks i.e. hazel, inherited from a white, Western ancestor). [Such eyes are admired due to both the fact that they are seen as beautiful and that these features came from a blood relationship with the high status Spanish or Americans etc. who ruled the Philippines for a time. ] (sem. domains: - Eye.)

danara [danára] (der. of nara) n Imitation grained-wood-look plywood; plywood with a wood veneer (as of an expensive or fancy looking surface like nára "brown grained timber"). (sem. domains: - Wood, 6.5.3 - Building materials.)

gidawan [gidáwan] n Small edible brown crab that lives in the rocks by the seashore. (sem. domains: - Small animals.)

ilak [ílak] n Fish sp., Brown Sweetlips. Plectorhimchus gibbosus (Kuiter). (sem. domains: - Fish.)

ipil n Khaki shades are obtained from this wood. The sap of fresh ipil makes indelible brown stains on white paper or cloth. The bark contains tannin and is used to stop diarrhoea, while the fruit appears to be laxative. ipil Intsia Bijuga (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant, 1.5.1 - Tree.)

iskapularyo₁ [iskapuláryo] n Protective religious pendant, medallion which is blessed by a priest (as of a rectangular shape attached to a thread and used in the Roman Catholic tradition). Perming soksok ni Shiela tong ida iskapularyo. Sheila always wears her brown square protective necklace blessed by the priest. (sem. domains: - Dedicate to religious use.)

ismir [ismír] v To look at, be looked at in a haughty, contemptuous, despising way at somebody (as signified by rolling one's eyes, raising one's eyebrows, looking askanse, down one’s nose and pulling one's mouth to one side at somebody). ismid Kabi nida ay kung sin-o ra sida nak mauismir ra sa ako. She wondered who that was who she thought she was to look haughtily at me. [The answer to this by the despised person is a crude syit ka rin “You’re a shit too”. [lit: shit you also]] (sem. domains: - Gesture, - Despise someone.)

kaki [kakí] adj Khaki color (as of the pale brownish shade used in military uniforms). kaki (sem. domains: - Color.)

kalangkang [kalangkáng] n A cake made from grated cassava and flled with grated coconut and brown sugar(i.e balinghoy) (alternative name). (sem. domains: - Food from plants.)

kanawayon [kanawáyon] n Brown and white.

kape [kapé] 1n Coffee. [The seeds of coffee contain a fixed oil, olein, and sugar in the form of saccharose, besides an alkaloid.] Coffea (sem. domains: - Beverage, - Drink.) 2vi To drink coffee. kapé Nagkape si Roger sa amo tong usang gab-i. Roger drank coffee at our house the other night. (sem. domains: - Drink.) 3n Brown, coffee color. (sem. domains: - Color.)

kayamay [kayámay] n Brown sugarm molded like cakes; still contains molasses from the surgarcane. (sem. domains: - Sugar.)
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