Asi - English


amorsíkos [amorsíkos] n Plant species with prickly burrs and which has medicinal uses. marisekos [The entire plant is made into a drinkable liquid that promotes the passing of urine.] Andropogon Aciculatus (sem. domains: - Medicinal plants.)
amot [ámot] v 1To add what is lacking in betting money raised by others; to raise the amount bet (as of a solo or group bet when one sees a good hand or winning opportunity in which one can share). amot Nag-amot it dos pesos si Laudy sa pusta ni Bulog sa pusoy. Laudy raised two pesos over Bulog’s poker bet. Pag magbuyang si Art ay naamot si Bert. When Art goes to cockfights Bert raises Art’s bet. syn: ambag 2. (sem. domains: - Gambling.) 2To play, bet on the play of somebody else (as of play in a gambling game). Si Ulaw ay nag-amot sa pusta ni Vic. Ulaw had placed a bet by Vic’s play. (sem. domains: - Gambling.) 3To gain, seek, crave, hanker after something (as of food, money, love or attention). (sem. domains: 3.3 - Want.)
ampas [ámpas] n Shell species, which is a snail; Polita Nerite, about 2cm across. [p36 Abbott] Nerita polita Linne (Abbott). (sem. domains: - Small animals.)
ampat [ámpat] v To staunch, stop the flow of blood or other body fluid; to stop, cure a fever or sickness with medicine; Naampat kag ida sagnat it tong medicol. His fever was cured by the medicol. Naampat kag ako bugrit. My diarrhea has stopped. syn: pundo, ruyog, tungon 1, tungon 2, humpay, pigil, punro 1, hupa, pundo-pundo 2. (sem. domains: 2.5.7 - Treat disease.)
ampin [ámpin] dial. var. of apin der. kaampin Ally; allies; camp; fans; followers of a sports team; defender; advocate; one on one’s side, team; a supporter. kakampi His constant mistress.
ampo [ámpò] 1n Prayer; praying. Mahaba kag inra ampo tong gab-i. They said a long prayer last night. (sem. domains: - Pray.) 2vbt To kneel and pray. manalangin Nagpinang-ampoey kag mga tawo kay Hesus tong mag-uyan it todo-todo. The people knelt and prayed fervently to Jesus when rain poured heavily. Mag-ampo kita it waya’t pagtungon. We should pray unceasingly. syn: pangamuyo, rasay 1, rasay 2. (sem. domains: - Pray, 7.1.4 - Kneel.) 3vbt To kneel and show one is sorry for doing wrong. It also shows submission and willingness to obey one's elders. (sem. domains: 7.1.4 - Kneel, - Sorry.)
ampon [ámpon] 1n Adopted child, person. (sem. domains: - Adopt.) 2v To adopt a child into a family or a person into a community. (sem. domains: - Adopt.)
amulit [amúlit] v To have sorcery performed, done on somebody; to be ensorceled, cursed so they will die. The symptom of this is a painful enlarged stomach. kulam Nagrako kag ida bituka dahil sida’y ing-amulitan Her stomach was enlarged because she had been cursed. (sem. domains: - Sorcery.) der. amulitan , der. manug-amulit , der. pang-amulit
amulitan [amulitán] (der. of amulit) n Sorcerer. Syn: manug-amulit. (sem. domains: - Sorcery.)
amuma [amúma] dial. var. of estimar
amuyawon [amuyáwon] n Tree species which is a very tall forest tree with yellow flowers, the timber of which is used in ship building. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)
amyawon [amyáwon] adj Friendly; sociable; greets people. (sem. domains: - Greet, 4.1.1 - Friend.) der. maamyawon
an-om [án-om] 1nmrl Six. ánim (sem. domains: - Cardinal numbers.) 2v To have, have had, have become six in number (as of the number of offspring in a person's family or litter of animals). (sem. domains: 8.1.1 - Number.) comp. an-om nak pilo , der. an-uman
an-om nak pilo [an-óm nak pilô] (comp. of an-om, pilo) nmrl Six times, fold; multiplied by six; a multiple of six. anim na beses Kag ing-ihaw ninrang baktin ay an-om nak pilo gador it tubo sa dating presyo. Their butchered pig brought six times more than the actual price. (sem. domains: - Number of times.)
an-uman [an-úman] (der. of an-om) adj Fitting, taking six seats or persons (as of six chair for a table or six passengers in a vehicle). (sem. domains: - Cardinal numbers.)
anagas [anagás] n Plant species whose small leaves induce a severe itchy reaction if touched; nettle. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)
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.)
anak [anák] 1n Child; baby; son; daughter (as of any age). [As of S, D i.e. a lineal descendant of any gender one generation below somebody (-1).] (sem. domains: - Child, - Son, daughter.) 2interj Child; my child; son; daughter. [term of address] (sem. domains: - Terms of endearment.) 3vt To give birth. Nag-anak kag amo uning it tatlong bilog. Our cat gave birth to three (kittens). Ging-anak ako sa Mindoro tong 1947. I was born on Mindoro in 1947. Permi sidang nagbalik-balik sa ida ging-anakan. She’s always returning to the place she was born. (sem. domains: 2.6.3 - Birth.) comp. abandonadong anak , comp. dios nak anak , der. anak-anak , der. anak-ának , der. anak-anakon , der. inanak , der. paanak , der. paanakon , id. anak sa bunyag , id. anak sa kasay , id. anak sa liwas , id. masyarong anak
anak sa bunyag [anák sa búnyag] (id. of anak, bunyag) n Baptismal godchild (as of a pseudo-kin relationship formed at baptism). [lit: child at baptism] ináanák [A child becomes the godchild of chosen male and female friends of the parents. These become kumpádre/kumádre "fellow parents" of the baby's parents, and nínong/nínang "godfather/godmother" of the child at the time when the child undergoes Christian baptism.] syn: kugos 2. (sem. domains: 4.1.7 - Begin a relationship, - Child, 4.1.9 - Kinship.)
anak sa kasay [anák sa kasáy] (id. of anak, kasay) n Wedding godchild (as of a pseudo-kin relationship formed at one's wedding) [lit: child at wedding] [A person becomes the godchild of chosen male and female friends of the parents. These become kumpádre/kumádre "fellow parents" of the bride and groom's parents, and nínong/nínang "godfather/godmother" of the bride and groom at the time of their wedding.] (sem. domains: 4.1.7 - Begin a relationship, - Child, 4.1.9 - Kinship.)
anak sa liwas [anák sa liwás] (id. of anak, liwas) n Illegitimate child. [lit: child on outside] (sem. domains: - Illegitimate child.)
anak-anak [anak-anak] (der. of anak) n A stuffed rag doll. (sem. domains: 4.2.7 - Play, fun.)
anak-ának [anak-ának] (der. of anak) n Stuffed rag doll. (sem. domains: 4.2.7 - Play, fun.)
anak-anakon [anak-anákon] (der. of anak) adj Childish. Anak-anakon pa sida ay kinse anyosey. She’s still childish even though she’s already 15 years old. (sem. domains: - Child.)
anam [anám] vi 1To grow taller or bigger (of plants, people or a tumor). Nag-anam it gulpi kag tanom pagkaabuno. The plants grew suddenly when fertilized. (sem. domains: 8.2 - Big, - Tall, 1.5.6 - Growth of plants, - Grow, get bigger.) 2To increase, rise in amount, price. Nag-anam it diyes sentimos kag presyo it bugas sa inra tinrahan. The price of rice in their shop was increased by 10 centavos. syn: karato-rato, tubo. (sem. domains: - Expensive, - Increase.) der. kaanam