yangkawas nThe rhizome is used as a condiment, Flavor is similar to ginger but less pungent. It is also cooked with the sap of sugar cane or with honey and water to produce an entoxicating beverage. The rhizomes are carminative and stimulative, and a decoction of the leaves is used for antirheumatic and stimulant baths.langkauáslanguas pyramidata
yangkay [yángkay]adjDried well, enough.tuyî naKag binuyar nak payay nida ay yangkayey dahil makusog kag silak.The palay which he sundried was well dried because of the strong sunlight.
yangkuban [yangkubán]nLids and eyelashes around the eye.(sem. domains: 2.1.1 - Head.)
yanit [yánit]vtTo tug, pull something roughly (as of somebody’s hair, clothing, curtains).hilaNagyanit-yanitan sinra it buhok tong sinra ay nag-away.They pulled each other’s hair roughly when they had their fight.
yano-yano [yano-yáno]advTuneful speech; interesting sounding voice.magandang magsalitaPayano-yano baga kina sida pagnagdidiskurso.He always delivers an interesting speech.
yanob [yanób]adjBulging.namagaYanob kag uda ni Inday tong ingtampa ni Boy.Inday’s face bulged when she was spanked by Boy.
yanog₂ [yanóg]1adjBruised, soft (said of fruits, vegetables).bugbogWaya’t nagbakay rutong mga yanog nak abokado.Nobody bought those bruised avocadoes.(sem. domains: 7.9.1 - Damage.) 2vTo become bruised (fruit).Aya gipislita kag batag nak mayayanog.Don’t squeeze the bananas - they’ll become bruised.(sem. domains: 7.9.1 - Damage.) 3vTo beat up somebody; to beat to a pulp.(sem. domains: 2.5.3 - Injure.) 4adjBruised muscles (from beating).bugbog(sem. domains: 2.5.3 - Injure.)
yanos [yanós]adjSour, gone off (as of coconut milk, milk).bulokKag ida ginggata nak nidog ay yanos.The coconut milk which she used was sour.
yanras₁ [yánras]vtTo step, skip, go over something (as of stepping over a object, skipping pages when reading, going over hills).hakbangAya giyanrasi kinang ako mga bag-ong tanom nak rosas.Don’t step over my newly planted roses.
yanras₂ [yánras]viTo go into the ground; to go down ward.babaNagyayanrasey kag mga bato halin sa baguntor paubos.The stones from the hills are moving down towards the bottom.syn: as-as₁, banlas 1, hanlas 2.
yanrong [yánrong]adjShady place. sheltered.malilimNagpahuway sida sa mayanrong nak puno it mangga.He took a rest in the shade of the mango tree.syn: yampoy 1, sinrong 1. (sem. domains: 126.96.36.199 - Cloud.)
yansa [yánsa]1.1adjFoul smell of fish; bad, wild smell, taste of food (as of birds).malansaAbang yansa katong amo suya nak nabakay sa restauran.The viand we bought in the restaurant tasted really bad.
yansi [yánsì]adjTo be pale in skin colour (as when one is sick).maputlaSi Tang Tawi ay nagpangyansi pagkauli sa sakit sa atay.Tang Tawi got a pale colour of the skin after recovering from sickness of liver.syn: yapsi, putla 1.
yantap [yántap]adjGood, calm weather.magandaYantap kag panahon tong kami ay nagpaali dili sa Nasuli.The weather was good & calm when we came here to Nasuli.
yaom [yáom]vbtTo depend on somebody for one’s needs; to be dependent on somebody (as of money, cigarettes).inaasaKarugayey nak puro yang sa ida Uncle sa Saudi ingyayaom kag kwarta.It’s been so long that he’s been depending on his Uncle in Saudi for money.