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paanak [pa-anák] (der. of anak) v To help somebody give birth (as of a midwife helping a mother). (sem. domains: - Help to give birth.)

paanakon [pa-anákon] (der. of anak) adj Being near to giving birth. (sem. domains: 2.6.3 - Birth.) comp. paanakoney

paanakoney [pa-anákoney] (comp. of paanakon, ey) adj Being about to give birth now. [lit: make-give-birth already] manganganak na Paanakoney sida napa-Maynila. She was about to give birth when she went to Manila. (sem. domains: 2.6.3 - Birth.)

kumadrona [kumádrona] n Midwife (as of locally trained). Kag nagpaanak sa ida ay usang kumadrona yang. The one who assisted her in her delivery is only a midwife. syn: paltera. (sem. domains: - Doctor, nurse.)