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hanggang [hanggáng] 1prep Until (as of pre-span-end time). hanggang Nagtiner ako ruto hanggang Lunes. I stayed there until Monday. 2conj Until when something happens. Ingbuyar ninra sa adlaw hanggang mauga. They dried it in the sun until dry. (sem. domains: 8.4.6.1.4 - Until.) 3conj While (as of simultaneous events). Indi ako magbakay hanggang nagbibisaya ikaw. I won’t buy while you are talking. Hanggang waya pa sinra it sarili nak bayay dili maistar sinra sa amo. While they still don’t have a house of their own here they will live at our place. Mabisaya ako hanggang indi sida magbakay. I will talk until she buys it (lit: ‘I will talk while she does not buy). syn: miyentras, habang, hastang 2, samantalang. (sem. domains: 8.4.1 - Period of time.) 4conj As long as something is happening. Hanggang nagtatrabaho sida waya ako’t mabibisaya. As long as he does the work I have no objection. (sem. domains: 9.6.3.1 - Markers of transition, 3.3 - Want, 3.5.1.4 - Speak with others.) 5conj Unless (as of unfulfilled condition giving rise to an unfulfilled result). Hanggang waya’t kwarta si Rosa, indi kita makakasuyor sa sine. Unless Rosa has some money we won’t be able to go to the movies. (sem. domains: 9.6.2.8 - Condition.)

hastang [hástang] (irreg. infl. astang) conj 1Until; up to (as of time or a certain situation occurs). hanggang Ya gitungon tong anak it uwang hastang waya gitaw-an tong ida ginghahagar nak idamuan. That child would not stop crying until he was given the toy he wanted. (sem. domains: 8.4 - Time.) 2While (as of simultaneous events). Hastang mainit pa kag sabaw ay maado gihigupon. While the soup is still hot it’s good to drink. syn: miyentras, habang, samantalang, hanggang 3. (sem. domains: 8.4.5 - Relative time.)

kabulig [kabúlig] (der. of bulig) n 1Housemaid, household helper, maid, servant. (sem. domains: 4.5.4.3 - Serve, 5.8 - Manage a house, 6.1.1 - Worker.) 2Tenant of land, servant. katulong syn: toytoy 3, bantay 8, giya 1, tanor. (sem. domains: 6.1.1 - Worker, 6.2.7 - Farm worker.)

miyentras [miyéntras] (irreg. infl. miyentras tanto) conj While; meanwhile (as of simultaneous events). habang Nag-iidamo ka mga anak miyentras nagbubunak si Nanay. The children play while mother washes the clothes. Adar-on kinang payay nak nakabutang sa kostal sa bayay ag ahipiron miyentras tantong waya natatapos ka anihon. We take the rice which has been put in bags to the house and store it while the harvesting is not finished. syn: habang, hastang 2, samantalang, hanggang 3. comp. miyentras malip-ot kag tamong, matuon ka it pagbalikutot

pir (irreg. infl. pier) n Pier; dock (as of a docking area for ships). daungan syn: pantalan.

tanor [tanór] vbt To watch something being done; to watch greedily, lustfully. tanod Buko maganda nak kamo ay nagtinanor hina sa ato kayungot kung ingga it punsyon. It’s not nice for you to watch greedily when our neighbours have a party. Aya gitanori kinang pagpakando it relo nak daok ra ikaw. Don’t watch him repair the watch you don’t know how to fix it either. syn: toytoy 3, bantay 8, giya 1, kabulig 2.

tiir [tíir] vbt To peer at something; to observe; to spy on a potential victim or object of theft. usísà, nanunubok Bag-o nida takawon tong manok, ida anay ingtiiran kag ingaapunan. Before he stole the chicken, he first spied where it roosts. Nakatiir sida sa mga maguyang kung pauno maging mayungot sa Dios. He observed his parents and how they became close to God. syn: tiktik 1, antaw, lantaw, munra. (sem. domains: 7.6 - Hide.) der. paniir , der. pinaniiran

tiktik₁ [tíktik] 1v To spy on somebody. tiktik Ako naayaman nak kag asawa ni Ben ay ingtitiktikan sida kung nagpapagto sa inuman. I learned that Ben’s wife is spying on him when he goes to a drinking party. syn: antaw, lantaw, tiir, munra. (sem. domains: 3.2.2.1 - Study.) 2n Detective; private detective. (sem. domains: 3.2.2.1 - Study.)

toytoy₁ [tóytoy] 11.1vbt To teach something to somebody. turo Ituytoy nimo sa ida kung pauno magtahor sa maguyang. Teach her how to respect parents. Atuytoyan nako kag anak it tama. I’ll teach the right things to the child. 22.1vi To understand somebody, something. Natoytoyan nako kag amo leksyon ngasing. I understood our lessons today. syn: hantop 1. 3vbt To guide somebody. subaybayan Ida atoytoyan kag ida mga anak sa maadong pagpangabuhi. He’ll guide her children into the good way of living. syn: bantay 8, giya 1, tanor, kabulig 2.

yawhak₂ [yáwhak] v 1To beat fast (said of one’s heart when one is nervous). kaba, nininerbyos Nagyayawhak kag ako puso. My heart is beating fast. 2To be nervous; anxious. Ingyayawhakan sida pagkarungog it bagyo. She was nervous when she heard of the typhoon. Inayawhakan ako sa ato eksamin. I’m nervous about our examination. syn: taranta 1. 3To intentionally make somebody nervous. Apayawhakan nida kinang anak it ida istorya nak kahahadlok. He will make the child nervous with his frightening story.

aliluya [alilúya] 1excl Hallelujah; Alleluja. Nagkanta it aliluya kag mga anak pagsuyor ni Hesus sa Herusalem. The children sang hallelujah to Jesus when he entered Jerusalem. [This means "praise God" in Hebrew.] (sem. domains: 4.9.5.3 - Worship.) 2v To sing praises to God; to sing hallelujah. Halleluyah (sem. domains: 4.9.5.3 - Worship.)

alisto [alísto] (der. of listo) 1adj Always prepared, ready. Permi sida nak alisto magkanta sa simbahan. She’s always prepared to sing in church. Syn: listo 1. (sem. domains: 6.1.2.6.1 - Prepare something for use.) 2v To prepare; to get something ready. handa Nag-alisto ako it merienda sa inro pero waya kamo girayan. I prepared merienda for you but you didn’t come by. Listuha kag imo raya nak mahaliney kita. Get your things ready, we’re going to leave now. (sem. domains: 6.1.2.6.1 - Prepare something for use.)

atraka [atráka] v To go forward; to advance; to proceed (especially of shipping approaching a pier etc.). sumulong Indi kaatraka kag bapor sa pantalan dahil hunas. The ship can’t go forward to the port because it is low tide. (sem. domains: 7.2.2.1 - Move forward.)

ayskendi [ayskéndi] (sp. var. ice candy) n Flavoured ice blocks (as of long frozen bars made from fruit, sweetened juice poured into 2-3cm wide, oblong plastic bags and frozen). [lit: ice-candy] Mabaligya ako it ayskendi sa pantalan pag-abot it barko. I sell flavoured iceblocks on the pier when the ships come in. (sem. domains: 1.1.3.4 - Snow, ice.)

bagay [bágay] 1n Thing, matter, item, issue (as of more abstract concepts). (sem. domains: 9.1.3 - Thing.) 2adj Suits somebody; looks lovely on somebody (as of clothes). bagay Bagay sa ida kag puyang baro. A red dress looks lovely on her. (sem. domains: 8.3.7.7.3 - Compatible, 5.3 - Clothing.) 3adj Acceptable; suitable; appropriate, in harmony with. Nabagay kag ida baro sa ida. Her dress suits her. (sem. domains: 8.3.7.7.3 - Compatible.) 4v To adjust, adapt one thing to another (as of one language to another in translation etc.) ayon, iayos Inabagay kag pagsalin it Biblia sa mga kaugalian it tawo. The translation of the Bible was adapted to the customs of the people. (sem. domains: 8.3.7.7.3 - Compatible.) 5vt To harmonize with others socially; to go along with something; to blend. Ingbabagay nida kag mga kwerdas it gitara. He tunes the strings of the guitar. Kag kanta ay inabagay sa tuno it gitara. The song lyric goes with the melody on the guitar. syn: tuno. (sem. domains: 8.3.7.7.3 - Compatible.) 6vt To tune an instrument; to harmonize, blend one's voice or instrument with that of others when singing. (sem. domains: 4.2.3 - Music.) der. pakigbagay

basa₁ [bása] vt To read (as of books or music). bumása Nakakabasaey baga ikaw? Are you able to read yet? Abasahan nako ikaw it istorya ni Rapunsel. I’ll read to Rapunsel’s story. Ingbasa nida kag nota it kanta. He read the music of the song. (sem. domains: 3.5.7.3 - Read.) der. balasahon , der. pagbasa

bibo [bíbo/bíba] adj Smart, clever, talented with an outgoing, extrovert personality. [male/female terms] Abang biba baga kaliong anak nida, nakanta ag nasadaw pa pag di bisita. That child of hers is smart, she will sing and dance when there are visitors. (sem. domains: 3.2.1.3 - Intelligent.)

bisaya₂ [bisayá] v To scold, rebuke, speak harshly to somebody. pagalitan, mura Nagpapangbisaya si Nanay nak waya kita gitalinto sa ato trabahuon. Mother is scolding because we do not attend to our work. Ingbisar-an kag anak it ida tatay nak waya gibantayi kag binuyar nak payay. The child was scolded by his father because he didn’t watch the drying rice. syn: mulay, mura. (sem. domains: 4.8.4.1 - Rebuke.) der. abisar-an , der. abisayahan , der. pangbisaya

bloki [blóki] n 1Block of ice (as of the ice-blocks sold in long thin plastic bags for eating, or large blocks of ice from an iceplant used for freezing fish etc.). Usang bloki nak yelo kag ako ingbakay sa planta. I bought one block of ice from the ice plant. (sem. domains: 8.1.6.2 - Piece.) 2Brick. (sem. domains: 6.5.3 - Building materials.)

daga [dágà] v To offer a sacrifice of blood (from a killed bird, animal or person) to evil spirits. daga Tawo kag idaga sa tuláy para magtibay. Humans are sacrificed for bridges so that they’ll be strong. Imbabayduhan kag duta it mga hadop sa mga bantay nak mga ingkanto parayan sa pagdaga. Land is exchanged for animals with the guardian spirits by means of sacrificing blood. [A blood sacrifice is made and buried in the hole of the first corner post, pilow which will be put up for a building. The bigger the structure the bigger the sacrifice e.g. a huge bridge takes human sacrifice (virgin), a pier takes an animal (pig, carabao), a house takes a bird (white rooster).] (sem. domains: 4.9.5.5 - Offering, sacrifice.) der. idaga , der. inugpadaga , der. ipadaga , der. manugpadaga , der. padaga , der. pagdaga , der. pagpadaga

durubo [durúbo] 1n Person who is dishonest in financial and other deals (as of presenting a case for getting the largest share of a crop, or making out the yield was small, but taking a hidden portion for himself). magnanakaw Ingpahalin nida tong ida bantay nak usa yaking durubo. He fired that tenant of his when he unexpectedly found out that he was a thief. (sem. domains: 6.8.9.2 - Cheat.) 2adj Dishonest in financial and other deals (as of presenting a case for getting the largest share of a crop, or making out the yield was small, but taking a hidden portion for himself). (sem. domains: 6.8.9.2 - Cheat.)

Ebahobahaw [báhaw] v To make, let food, drinks cool off (as by stirring, blowing on them, placing them in water or letting them sit). Nagbahaw kag ako nabilin nak kape sa pantaw. The coffee I left on the porch cooled off. syn: yamig 4. (sem. domains: 5.2.1 - Food preparation, 8.3.4.1 - Cold.) comp. kabahawey , der. pabahaw

gipit [gipít] 1adj Tight situation financially; hard pressed by circumstances; short of money. Indi anay ako magbadar sa imo dahil gipit pa ako sa kwarta ngasing. I won’t pay you first because I’m still hard-up this time. (sem. domains: 6.8.1.3 - Poor.) 2n Hard circumstances in one’s life; hardtimes. (sem. domains: 9.1.3.2 - Situation.) 3vi To be, put somebody in a tight situation or under hard pressure financially. gipit Nagipit sida sa kwarta tong nasira it bagyo kag inra inglulugitan. She was hard pressed for money when their coconut plantation was destroyed by the typhoon. syn: kuli 1, habot 3, kapos 1, masahoy, hirap 1, kabos 1. (sem. domains: 9.1.3.2 - Situation.)

gisa [gisá] vt To fry vegetables slowly (in oil to which water may be added). ginisa Inggisa nida kag hantak, tayong ag kayabasa. She fried in a little oil the beans, the eggplant and the squash. Agisahan nako sida it hantak sa kawa. I will fry the beans for her in a little oil in the frying pan. [Garlic is fried in the oil first.] (sem. domains: 5.2.1.1 - Cooking methods.)

hagong [hágong] 1vt To hum. huni Daok sida’t letra it kanta kada pagkanta ninra sida ay naghahagong yang. She doesn’t know the lyrics of the song so when they sang, she was just humming the tune. (sem. domains: 2.3.2.3 - Types of sounds.) 2vbt To hum, moan, make a low resonating, indistinct sound (as of like the sound of a boat's engine or an animal's roar, growl, moan etc.). Namalayan ninra nak naghahagong katong inra kaibahan pagnakatuyog. They noticed that their companion was moaning in his sleep. Inghahagungan kita nida agor mahadlok. He made a low sound at us to frighten us. (sem. domains: 2.3.2.3 - Types of sounds.)