amo₄ [ámo] n Boss; master; landlord, landlady. amo (sem. domains: 4.5.1 - Person in authority.)

dato [dáto] n Datu (as of a joking term for the head of a barangay). datò [This is term that comes from the Muslim term dátu "chief".] (sem. domains: 4.5.1 - Person in authority.)

inataw-an it katungranan [inatáw-an it katungránan] saying - Convert to subentry To charge somebody with an obligation, duty. binigyan ng katungkulan Bawat miyembro it ida pamilya ay inataw-an it katungranan. Every member of the family was charged with an obligation. (sem. domains: 4.5.1 - Person in authority, 3.3.3.2 - Advise.)

kapitan₁ [kapitán] (der. of kapit) n The thing, place where one clings onto. (sem. domains: 4.5.1 - Person in authority, 4.5 - Authority.)

kapitan₂ [kapitán] n Captain. Mabuot katong kapitan kada buko abusado tong inra mga sundalo. Their captain is kind that’s why his soldiers are not abusive. (sem. domains: 4.5.1 - Person in authority, 4.6.6.5 - Politics, 4.5.3.1 - Lead.) comp. barangay kapitan

kumando n Leader of those pulling in a fishing net. [From English "commander".] (sem. domains: 4.5.1 - Person in authority.)

panguyo₂ [pangúyo] (der. of uyo) v 1Leader, head of a group of people. (sem. domains: 4.5.1 - Person in authority.) 2To become leader, head of a group. (sem. domains: 4.5.1 - Person in authority.)

patikang₂ [patíkang] n Say, method, system of leadership, raising a family. (sem. domains: 4.5.1 - Person in authority, 4.5.4 - Submit to authority.)

pinonu [pinonû] (comp. of puno) n Acting head leader (sem. domains: 4.5.4.3 - Serve, 4.5.1 - Person in authority.)

pinuno [pinúnò] (der. of puno) n A leader; head of a group. pinúno Waya gusto it katong pinuno kung kag ida mga miembro sa grupo ay permi yang reklamo. The leader of the group doesn’t want his members to be always complaining. (sem. domains: 4.5.1 - Person in authority.)

protekta [protékta] adj To protect. (sem. domains: 4.5.1 - Person in authority.)

puno₂ [púnò] n 1Fully grown tree. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.) 2Leader; person in charge; the head of something. pinakapinuno Kag puno it ato banwa ay inabutuhan it kada ap-at nak tuig. The leader of our town is elected every four years. Si Pedring ay kag puno-puno pag waya dili si Mayor. Pedring is the acting head when the Mayor is not here. Nagbisita it patrabaho kag puno ninra. Their director visited the undergoing work. (sem. domains: 4.5.1 - Person in authority.) der. pamumuno , der. pamunuan , der. pinuno , der. puno-puno

puno-puno [puno-púnò] (der. of puno) n Acting, deputy, vice- leader; second in charge; OIC (as of officer in charge). (sem. domains: 4.5.1 - Person in authority.)

runda [rúnda] v To patrol at night (as of police or soldiers).To make one's rounds patrulya Kag mga pulis ay nagrurunda sa palibot it banwa kada gab-i. The police patrol around the outlaying areas of town every night. (sem. domains: 4.5.4.3 - Serve, 4.5.1 - Person in authority.)