amin₁ [amín] vbt To greet, farewell someone older by bowing and placing the elder's hand on one's forehead for a blessing. halik sa kamay, mano Ato aamenan si Tatay isag. We’ll ask Tatay later for his hand blessing on our foreheads. [This is the traditional greeting or farewell gesture of respect by younger members of a family or community to their elders. It conveys love and affection, and requests the blessing from the elder, somewhat equivalent of a kiss or is followed by a kiss. The elder responds by praying for or pronouncing a blessing on the person. This is still a custom seen as people greet their elders in church, especially following eucharist or communion.] (sem. domains: 188.8.131.52 - Bless.)
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anino ni kamatayan [aníno ni kamatáyan] (comp. of matay) id To be aware of, feel the closeness of death; to feel close to death. [lit. shadow of death-one] Tong si Nancy ay mabangga it dyip abe nida ay mamamatayey sida dahil pay nakita nida kag anino ni kamatayan. When Nancy was hit by a jeep she thought she was about to dies because of the shadow of Mr. death. [This is probably a transliteration of the English idiom.] (sem. domains: 184.108.40.206 - Saying, proverb.)
baklir [baklír] (irreg. infl. panalikuran₃) v To cross one's hands behind one’s back (as of a normal position when walking). sa likod ang kamay Si Sandy ay nakabaklir kag damot habang sida ay naglilibot sa banwa. Sandy crossed his hands behind his back while he walked around town. syn: panalikuran₂. (sem. domains: 7.1.9 - Move a part of the body.)
damot [damót] 1n Arm (as of the general term for the arms of primates and people). kamay syn: napagor. (sem. domains: 220.127.116.11 - Arm.) 2n Hand (as of the general term for the hand of primates and people). (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168 - Arm.) 3v To get, eat with one's hand (as of reaching out and taking rice from a serving platter and eating any food from a bowl with one's right hand). kamáy Damuta yang kinang imo pagkaon. Just use your hand in eating your food. (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124 - Manner of eating, 126.96.36.199 - Arm.) comp. mabug-at kag damot , id. baka makakotkot it damot sa irayom
kamáda [kamáda] 1n Arrangement of something in vertical space (such as furniture, hollow blocks, firewood, stores). ayos Ingbayduhan nako kag kamada it mwebles sa ako kuarto. I changed the arrangement of the furniture in my room. (sem. domains: 7.5.5 - Organize.) 2vt To arrange something (such as furniture). Ingkamada nako kag mwebles sa ako kwarto. I arranged the furniture in my room.
kamalig [kamálig] (irreg. infl. salong₂) n Shed, storehouse, hut (as of an unfinished house, shelter in a backyard or field for working, resting or storing grain, timber, etc.). kamalig Kag amo kamalig ay gingsira dahil nak apanduon ag arak-an. Our storehouse was pulled to pieces so it could be fixed and enlarged. syn: bodega 1. (sem. domains: 188.8.131.52 - Types of houses, 6.5.1 - Building.)
kamangan [kamangán] (der. of kamang₁) 1n Trellis; climbing place for plants. gapang (sem. domains: 1.5.6 - Growth of plants.) 2vbt To spread a fire (which is burning). kalat Inagahitan namo sa tunga it mga tanom adong pagnagkasunog ay indi magkamang kag kayado. We cut a firebreak between the crops so that when there is a fire it will not spread. (sem. domains: 184.108.40.206 - Move quickly, 5.5 - Fire.) 3vt To feel somebody’s body with the hand, usually with malicious or lustful intention. gapang Siling it tong tawo ay ida kono akamangon tong kabade isag sa gab-i. The man said that he’ll feel the woman’s body with his hand tonight. (sem. domains: 7.2.1 - Manner of movement, 2.3.5 - Sense of touch, 220.127.116.11.2 - Crawl.)
kamansi n Tree species; Kamansi tree, useful for lumber and fruit. Kind of breadfruit vegetable, usually cooked with coconut milk or with other vegetables. kamansi [The entire fruit of kamansi, whether mature or young, is boiled and eaten as a vegetable. The seeds are very starchy and are eaten either boiled or roasted. A decoction of the bark is used as a vulnerary.] Artocarpus Camansi (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168 - Wood, 22.214.171.124 - Food from plants.)