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pabor [pabór] 1n Favor (as of a special expression of care requested from or given by somebody). (sem. domains: 4.3.4 - Do good to.) 2v To view with favor; to grant a favor, request. naaayon, pabor Ingpaburan nako kag ida pangabay nak mauna sa interbyo. I granted her request to go first for the interview. Kag ida yadag ay ingpapabor sa hangin para matulin kag ida salida. He allowed his sail to be with the wind so his sailing would be fast. (sem. domains: 4.3.4 - Do good to.) 3adj Downstream. (sem. domains: 126.96.36.199 - Flow.) 4adj Downwind. (sem. domains: 188.8.131.52 - Wind.) 5v To have a favorable wind; to run, sail with the wind (as of being blown by the wind); to be in line with something. pabor (sem. domains: 184.108.40.206 - Wind, 220.127.116.11 - Travel by water.) comp. pabor ka hangin
pabor ka hangin [pabór ka hángin] (comp. of pabor, hangin) adj Favorable winds; winds with, behind us (as of wind in the desirable direction for boat travel or winnowing rice etc.). [lit: favorable the wind] Katulin tong inra baroto makaabot sa baybay dahil pabor ka hangin. Their sail boat reached the seashore fast because of the favourable winds. (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168 - Winnow grain, 22.214.171.124 - Wind, 126.96.36.199 - Travel by water.)
abano [abáno] n Fish species which grows13-20cm. galonggong, gigi Kag paboritong isra it mga estudyante sa Maynila ay abano. The favorite fish of some students in Manila is the fish “galonggong” there. [This is a plentiful cheap fish bought by most ordinary families and therefore from which the "price of fish" is estimated in the general market. It is available most of the year except during the monsoon months of August and September.] (sem. domains: 188.8.131.52 - Fish.)
anahaw [anáhaw] n Palm species which has wide leaves and thorny midribs (It looks like a coconut palm). anahaw Kag ako paborito nak pamaypay ay human sa anahaw. My favourite fans are made out of the wide-leafed palm. [The trunks are used for posts and floors of houses, for making bows, spear shafts, canes and walking sticks. The leaves are used for weaving fans and making thatching for houses. The buds are edible and rather highly esteemed as a vegetable. Fruits are eaten by various animals and birds, and sometimes by children.] Livistona Rotundifolia (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)
grin adj Green color. berde Paborito nako’g soksok tong ako palda nak grin it kolor. I love to wear my skirt which is green in color. [Symbol of “off-colour, crude jokes”.] (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant, 184.108.40.206 - Race, 220.127.116.11.3 - Food from vegetables, 5.3.5 - Clothes for special people, 18.104.22.168 - Types of houses, 22.214.171.124 - Color, 1.5.6 - Growth of plants.)
litob₁ [lítob] n Small clams with a ripple shell. Kag paborito nak yutuon ni Teeny ay litob. The favorite dish which Teeny cooks is small clams with a ripple shell.
naghaba kag nguso [naghábà kag ngúso] idiom - Convert to subentry To turn up one’s nose up at food (lit: the nose got long). humaba ang nguso Naghaba kag nguso ni Annie dahil waya nayuto tong ida paboritong pagkaon. Annie turned up her nose because her favorite food was not cooked.
naraya’t sagahay [naráya t sagáhay] idiom - Convert to subentry Included in the benefits, bad influences of somebody close; reflected glory. nadalhan Kada ako nakapaBoracay dahil naraya’t sagahay. I was included in the benefits of knowing them that’s why I was able to go to Boracay.