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kalaw [kaláw] (irreg. infl. kalaw-kalaw) n Hornbill bird; woodpecker. kaláw Kaganda mag-alaga it kalaw sa bayay. It’s nice to keep a hornbill at home. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.2 - Bird.)

kalaw-ay [kaláw-ay] irreg. infl. of law-ay

kalaw-kalaw [kalaw-kaláw] irreg. infl. of kalaw

kalawang [kaláwang ] n Rust. kalawang Puno it kalawang tong plantsa. The flatiron is full of rust. (sem. domains: 1.2.2.3 - Metal, 8.3.7.8.1 - Rust.)

kalawat [kaláwat] n Communion. komunyon (sem. domains: 4.9.7.2 - Christianity, 4.9.5.4 - Religious ceremony.)

kalawít [kalawít] n Bamboo container for gathering tuba. Typically two nodes in length. kalawit (sem. domains: 5.2.3.7.1 - Alcohol preparation.)

kalayaan [kalayáan] 1n Freedom. kalayaan Kag mga “Filipino” ay nakaagom it kalayaan paghalin ni Marcos sa Malacanang. Filipinos enjoyed their freedom when Marcos left Malacanang. (sem. domains: 7.2.6.4 - Set free, 3.3.4.5 - Free to do what you want.) 2vt To free somebody. Ingpalaya sida it manog-bihag sa ida. He was freed by his captors. (sem. domains: 7.2.6.4 - Set free.)

kalumpit n Kalumpit tree. kalamai [The fruit makes a good preserve. It is also used in eye washes. It is alos used in lotions in cases of humid herpetism or eczema.] Terminalia Edulis (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant, 1.5.1 - Tree.)

kamangan [kamangán] (der. of kamang) 1n Trellis; climbing place for plants. gapang (sem. domains: 1.5.6 - Growth of plants.) 2vbt To spread a fire (which is burning). kalat Inagahitan namo sa tunga it mga tanom adong pagnagkasunog ay indi magkamang kag kayado. We cut a firebreak between the crops so that when there is a fire it will not spread. (sem. domains: 7.2.1.2 - Move quickly, 5.5 - Fire.) 3vt To feel somebody’s body with the hand, usually with malicious or lustful intention. gapang Siling it tong tawo ay ida kono akamangon tong kabade isag sa gab-i. The man said that he’ll feel the woman’s body with his hand tonight. (sem. domains: 7.2.1 - Manner of movement, 2.3.5 - Sense of touch, 7.2.1.1.2 - Crawl.)

kamutangan [kamutángan] (der. of butang) n Situation, condition (as of one's health or financial situation). kalagayan Kaadoy kag kamutangan ni Fred tuna maka trabaho. Fred has a better situation now that he is working. (sem. domains: 2.5 - Healthy, 9.1.3.2 - Situation, 2.4.1 - Strong.)

karabaw [karabáw] 1n Carabao. kalabáw (sem. domains: 1.6.1.1.3 - Hoofed animals.) 2vi To ride a carabao. Nagpangarabaw si Badlong. Badlong rode a carabao. 3n One peso coin with a carabao imprint. (sem. domains: 6.8.6 - Money.)

karabaw yang kag nagguguyang buko kag tawo [kárabaw yang kag naggugúyang búkò kag tawo] say Only buffalos get old not people (as when joking about people wanting to stay youthful). kalabaw lang ang tumatanda hindi ang tao Siling ni Dolphy, “karabaw yang kag nagguguyang buko kag tawo.” Dolphy said, “only buffalos get old not people.” (sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say, 3.5.1.2 - Talk about a subject.)

karuyon [karúyon] loc Nearby; beside. Boundary of land. kalapit Kag ida tula nak gingkomposo ay magagamit sa mga karuyong lugar. The poems he composed are also used in nearby towns. syn: katupar. (sem. domains: 8.2.6.2 - Near, 8.5.1.2 - Beside, 4.1.4 - Neighbor.)

kasi-si₁ [kasí-sì] n Half the carcass of an animal when slaughtered. kalahati Ing-ihaw nina Norma tong inra baktin pero kag kasi-si ay kana Ante Alice. Norma had their pig butchered but half of it was for Auntie Alice. (sem. domains: 1.6.2 - Parts of an animal.)

katong usang adlaw [katóng úsang ádlaw] time Day before yesterday. kamakalawá (sem. domains: 8.4.1.2.2 - Yesterday, today, tomorrow, 8.4.5.2 - Before.)

katukon [katukón] v To beat; tap or strike. kalatukín (sem. domains: 4.2.3 - Music, 7.7.1 - Hit.)

kawatan [kawátan] 1n Adulterer; adulteress mistress; concubine. syn: yadi, nag-idami it kayado, kabit 2. (sem. domains: 2.6.2.3 - Sexual immorality.) 2vi To commit adultery. kalaguyo, kabit, kerida (sem. domains: 2.6.2.3 - Sexual immorality.)

kay-ag [káy-ag] vt To scatter something; to spread things about (as of drying coconut). ikalat Nagsunor sida nak akay-agon kag mga bato sa rayaag. She obeyed to scatter the stones in the yard. (sem. domains: 7.5.1.1 - Separate, scatter, 7.3.4.5 - Actions of the hand.)

kayabasa₁ n Squash, or kalabasa. kalabasa [Used as a vegetable. They are good baked, boiled, or in stews. They make an excellent substitute for pumpkin in pies. They are good source of iron, phosphorus, and vitamin A and a fairly good source of calcium. The young shoots are very extensively used as a green vegetable and have a very good flavor. They are very excellent sources of calcium, phosphorus, iron, and vitamin B. the flowers of the squash are also cooked and eaten as a vegetable.] Cucurbita Maxima (sem. domains: 5.2.3.1.3 - Food from vegetables.)

kayabasa₂ [kayabása] n Squash. kalabasa (sem. domains: 5.2.3.1.3 - Food from vegetables.)

kayungot₂ [kayúngot] 1n Neighbor. (sem. domains: 4.1.4 - Neighbor.) 2adj Near; close to kapitbahay, magkalapit Kayungot kag inra bayay sa amo. Their house is near our place. (sem. domains: 8.5.1.5.1 - Next to, 4.1.4 - Neighbor.)

kayupog [kayúpog] vi To thrash around, as of a child having a temper tantrum. kalampag, dabog Nagkayupog si Lyn it katitibaw tong waya mabakyi it sapatos. Lyn thrashed around and cried when she wasn’t bought a pair of shoes. (sem. domains: 8.5.1.2.1 - Around, 7.7.3 - Kick.)

kung ikaw ay nakatongtong sa karabao ay pay karaba... [kung ikáw ay nakatóngtong sa kárabao ay pay káraba] saying - Convert to subentry Someone who constantly accompanies important people assumes a haughty attitudes of falsely presumed status (lit:‘If you stand on top of a water-buffalo you seem to think you’re like a water-buffalo too’ as of insulting spech to a proud person who is only in Eng.‘wallowing in barrowed glory’. kung ikaw ay nakatongtong sa kalabaw ay parang kalabaw ka na rin (sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say.)

kutar kalamay [kútar kalámay] To sail across the wind; to tack (sem. domains: 7.2.4.2.1 - Boat.)

kutar-kalamay [kutar-kalámay] v To tack as of a boat. (sem. domains: 7.2.4.2.1 - Boat.)