abaka [ábaka] n Plant species from which the fibre called Manila hemp comes. It is used for the manufacture of ropes, binder twines, textiles, baskets and hats. abaka [This was formerly a significant industry on Banton Island.] Musa textilis (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub, 6.6.1 - Working with cloth.)

adelpa [adélpa] n Flower species; oleander, adelfa. Nerium Indicum (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub.)

anturyom [antúryom] n Flower species; anthurium. [This is a leaf shaped flower with a waxy surface and one large tall yellowish stamen. The flowers are most often red, but may also be colors like white or pink.] (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub.)

aruma₁ [arúma] n Plant species which is a 2-4m thorny, briar like plant and grows near water or the ocean. aroma Ingbutangan ni Jay it aroma tong puno it mangga agor indi matakaw kag bunga. Jay put some thorny plants on the mango tree so the fruits won’t be stolen. [Used to make thorny fences to keep out animals.] (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub.)

as-is₁ [ás-is] (dial. var. bili) n Plant species which has a rough leaf that is used for scrubbing cooking pots and windows etc. is-is As-is kag amo ginggagamit nak panglimpyo it mga ingkuran sa eskul. We use a kind of rough leaf for cleaning the desks in school. [Some have edible fruits.] syn: bili. (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub, 5.6.3 - Wash dishes, 5.6 - Cleaning.)

as-is₂ [ás-is] n The leaves are very hard and rough and are used for cleaning cooking utensils and scouring hard wood floors, stairs, windowsills, used also in place of sandpaper in polishing wood when sandpaper is not available. agosos Ficus Odorata (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant, 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub, 5.6 - Cleaning.)

asyeti di mansanilya [asyéti di mansanílya] (comp. of mansanilya) n A medicinal yellow liquid, oil made from the crysanthemum plant rubbed on the stomachs of babies with colic, gas or wind pains. chrysanthemum (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub, 2.5.7.5 - Traditional medicine.)

badyang₁ [badyáng] n Plant species which has ornamental and medicinal uses. malabiga [These plants are used ornamentally, for food and medicinally to remove pain.] Alocasia Macrorrhiza (sem. domains: 5.2.3.1 - Food from plants, 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub, 2.5.7.3 - Medicinal plants.)

banawog [banáwog] n Plant species which is a bush with flowers that have a sweet nectar. (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub.)

banban₁ [bánban] n Plant species whose stem provides fiber for tying and whose roots have medicinal uses. bambán [The split stems of this herb used in combination with other materials for weaving baskets. Stems are occasionally used for making fish traps, hats, and for sewing nipa shingles. The roots when brewed in decoction are said to act as an antidote for snake bite and blood-poisoning.] Donax Cannaeformis (sem. domains: 6.6.4.2 - Weaving baskets and mats, 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub, 2.5.7.5 - Traditional medicine, 6.5.3 - Building materials.)

buyos [buyós] n Stalk, pole, length of a whole bamboo. kawayan Kag inggamit nak haligi sa bayay ay buyos it kwadan. The post which they used in the house are whole piece of bamboo. (sem. domains: 6.2.1.5 - Growing grass, 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub, 6.5.3 - Building materials, 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)

espada [espáda] n A plant which has white flowers and sword-like stems. (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub.)

guwang [guwáng] n Tree species; palm with large rough leaves that look like an open hand with spread fingers. The leaves are used to weave sleeping mats. Buri Karamo kag nabakay nidang guwang. She had bought many rough palm leaves used in weaving mats. [This palm yields palm wine, alcohol, vinegar, syrup, and sugar. The trunk yields food materials in the form of starch. The buds are used for salads or as a vegetable. Kernels of the young fruit are edible and are made into sweetmeats. The mature seeds are used for beads and buttons. The leaves when crudely extracted, are sometimes twisted into rope. Strips of the unopened leaf are woven into hats, mats, bags, sails, baskets, and other articles.] Corypha Elata (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub.) comp. bag nak guwang

kutsaríta [kutsaríta] n Plant species; a small medicinal plant with tiny white flowers. (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub, 2.5.7.3 - Medicinal plants.)

leryo [léryo] n Red ball shaped flowers 6 inches across which bloom after rain (like agapanthus). leryo Karamong buyak kag leryo tong sida ay kasayon. The red ball shaped flower bloomed during her wedding. (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub.)

mansanilya [mansanílya] n Flower species; Chrysanthemum which has medicinal uses in relieving colic, gas or wind pain in the stomachs of babies. Inghibuan ni Ciany it mansanilya kag ida anak sa buha. Ciany rubbed oil of chrysanthemum the crown of her child’s head. (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub, 2.5.7.3 - Medicinal plants.) comp. asyeti di mansanilya

milyándres [milyándres] n A flowering shrub with bunches of white and pink flowers. (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub.)

pitimini [pitimíni] n A small shrub with tiny rose-like flowers. (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub.)

rusál [rusál] n A species of gardenia. (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub.)

sampagita [sampagíta] n Sampagita bush, which has small white flowers. sampagita [The flowers are applied as a poultice to the breasts of women to reduce the secretion of milk. The flowers are used in China for giving an aroma to their tea. In Malaya women soak the flowers in water to be used for washing the face. A paste compounded with Gardenia flowers and roots of Acacia myriophylla, is applied to the head for congestive headache. They also make eye-lotions by mixing the juice from the flowers with juice from the root of Conocephalus, or with the rhizome of Kaempferia. A decoction of the leaves is given internally for fever.] Jasminum Sambac (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub.)

santa ana [Santa Ána] n Hedge plant, flowering white, yellow or red; ixora. (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub.)

sili₂ [síli] v 1Chilli (as of hot chilli peppers). siling-labuyo [One chili a source of cayenne pepper. Cayenne pepper is used externally as a stimulant and counterirritant, and internally to dispel flatulence and rouse the appetite. It has a very sharp taste and is extensively used as a condiment. The leaves are very extensively used as a leafy, green vegetable. They are excellent sources of calcium and iron and a good source of phosphorus. They are excellent source of vitamin B, and good source of vitamin A.] Capsicum Frutescens (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub, 5.2.3.1.2 - Food from fruit.) 2To be hot and bothered, restless; to be constantly moving and can't keep still (as of somebody who is agitated, nervous, impatient or bored). [lit: to feel hot like chili] silaban Pag kahaba kag sermon it pari kung Domingo ay pay ingsisilihan kag mga tawo magliwas. If the homily of the priest is quite long on Sunday people seem to get all hot and bothered and want to go out. (sem. domains: 4.3 - Behavior.) 3To feel like kicking up one’s heels; to feel like dancing, having fun. (sem. domains: 4.2.4 - Dance.)

tanom₂ [tanóm] 1n Plants (as of a general term for all vegetation). (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.) 2n Plant; herb; shrub; bush (as of anything that of a medium size between grass and trees). (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub.) 3v To plant. magtaním Itanom nako ling buyak sa gardin. I’ll plant this flowers in the garden. (sem. domains: 6.2.1.6 - Growing flowers.) comp. matatamnaney it gayabon kag imo liog , comp. mga parti it tanom , comp. tanom sa isip , der. itanom , der. pagkatanom , der. paninanom , der. tanom , der. tanuman

uporbya [upórbya] n A species of low flowering but prickly bush with flowers of many colors. (sem. domains: 1.5.2 - Bush, shrub.)