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aladineti [aladinétì] n Lantern (as of with a glass inside a wire-like frame). lampara, ilaw (sem. domains: - Light source, 5.1 - Household equipment.)

alaga [alágà] 1n One that’s being taken care of (as of a pet animal or a person e.g. child, elderly or sick person). Kag ako alaga nak anak ay marakoey. The child that I’m taking care is already grown-up. syn: alila 1. (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture, 4.3.4 - Do good to, 6.3.1 - Domesticated animal.) 2vbt To care for something or somebody (as of a pet animal or a person e.g. child, elderly or sick person). alaga Ing-alagaan sida it ida lola. He was cared for by his grandmother. (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture, 4.3.4 - Do good to, 6.3.1 - Domesticated animal.) der. paalaga

alagar [alagár] dial. var. of suguon

alahas [aláhas] n 1Jewel; gemstone. alahas Sida ay mahilig sa mamahayon nak alahas. She is fond of expensive jewelry. (sem. domains: - Jewel.) 2Jewelry (as of earings, necklaces, rings and bracelets). (sem. domains: 5.4.1 - Jewelry.) der. alahero , der. mang-aalahas

alahero [alahéro/alahéra] (der. of alahas) n Jeweler. [male/female] alahero (sem. domains: 5.4.1 - Jewelry.)

alambri [alámbri] n Wire (as of the general term for all wire used in building, clothes lines etc). (sem. domains: 6.5.3 - Building materials.)

alang-alang [alang-álang] (irreg. infl. ayang-ayang) rel For the sake or benefit of someone (as in serving, representing or showing respect for someone). alang-alang Magkaon ka’t mga prutas alang-alang sa ikakaado it imo yawas. Eat fruit for the sake of your health. Alang-alang sa imo kaluwasan, magpakatinoey ikaw. For the sake of your salvation, be sober now. Nagbinuligan sinra alang-alang sa ikakatahimik it banwa. They helped each other for the sake of the peace of the community. (sem. domains: 9.6 - Connected with, related.)

alanganin [alangánin] 1adv Feeling unsure, fearful, apprehensive or caught between two choices. alangan Alanganin rang mag-idamo ako it Jackstone ay maguyangey ako. It’s improper for me to play jackstones since I’m too old for that. (sem. domains: - Doubt.) 2v To feel, be unsure, fearful, apprehensive, or caught between two choices. alangan Nag-aalangan sida nak maglarga pa-Simara dahil makusog kag ragat. He’s not sure whether to leave for Simara because the sea is rough. Nag-aalanganin sida nak waya nabaton it ida manghor katong parayang kwarta. She fears that the money sent to her sister wasn’t received. (sem. domains: - Doubt.) 3adv Unable, unfit, ineligible to do something. (sem. domains: - Wrong, unsuitable.) 4adj Being a little, slightly under ripe or not quite ripe. (sem. domains: 1.5.6 - Growth of plants.)

alas dose [álas dóse] (id. of alas, dose) time 1Twelve o'clock; noon; mid-day. katanghalíang tapát (sem. domains: - Time of the day.) 2Lunchtime, siesta time (as of anywhere from 11am-1pm when people eat and rest, and some offices close). (sem. domains: - Time of the day.)

alas₁ [álas] (irreg. infl. ala) adv O’clock; the time of day; the time by the clock (as with Spanish numerals 2-12 for the hours, and minutes). alas Kag ato paning-ugto ay sa alas-onse. Our lunch will be at eleven o’clock. Mahalin kita it ala-una. We leave at one o’clock. (sem. domains: - Time of the day.) comp. ala una , comp. alas dos , id. alas dose

alas₂ [alás] n The ace, number one card in any of the four suits in a deck of cards (as of in the suits of hearts, diamonds, clubs and spades) . Sida’t nakabunot it alas sa baraha. He was the one who drew the ace from the pack of cards. (sem. domains: - Card game.)

alawihaw [alawíhaw] n Tree species with bunches of sour yellow fruit, the timber from which is used in house construction. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)

albityo [albítyo] n A permit or rental fee for space to sell in the market; a rental fee for a parking space. renta, buwis Nagbabadar sida it albityo pag nabaligya it isra sa mercado. He is paying a permit fee if he sells fish in the market. (sem. domains: - Hire, rent, - Sell.)

albor₁ [álbor] 1v To ask for a special item belonging to somebody so it can be kept as a keepsake, remembrance of them (as of asking for the dress of a close friend or relative). nakahingi, arbor Nakaalbor ako it bag-ong baro sa ako manghor nak halin sa Amerika. I was able to ask for a new dress from my younger sister who came from America. syn: hingyo, hagar. (sem. domains: 3.3.2 - Request.) 2vbt To ask to be given special charge, oversight of a prisoner (as of a request by police or wealthy people to be able to take care of a family member or friend in house arrest, or take revenge on an enemy). (sem. domains: - Discriminate, be unfair.)

albor₂ [álbor] dial. var. of alburuto

albularyo [albuláryo] n A healer of supernatural and natural ailments (by means of religious rituals and/or herbal medicines); traditional healer; untrained doctor; herbalist; a medium. medico, albularyo [Nowadays some people will call them a "quack doctor" but they are still sought for many treatments.] syn: miriko. (sem. domains: - Sorcery.)

alburuto [alburúto] (dial. var. albor) v To swear or use bad, vulgar unwholesome words. (sem. domains: - Insult.)

aldaba [aldába] dial. var. of trangka

aley [aléy] irreg. infl. of maley

alibangbang [alibángbang] n Fish species; spotfin butterfly fish. alibangbang [Yellow coloured flat reef fish up to 20cm long with blackline through eye and near tail. It has a small mouth and teeth.] (sem. domains: - Fish.)

alibay [álibay] 1n Alibi; excuse. (sem. domains: - Escape, - Tell a lie.) 2v To present an alibi; to make an excuse. Nag-alibay sidang mahapros kag ngisi para indi mapakaon it matam-is. She made the excuse that her tooth is aching so that she wouldn’t have to eat sweets. (sem. domains: - Tell a lie, - Defend against accusation.)

alibhat [alíbhat] vt 1To acknowledge, greet, respond, show respect towards someone. pansin Kag mga tawo ay wayaey nagaalibhat sa ingsesermon it pari. The people don’t pay attention to the sermon of the priest. (sem. domains: - Greet, - Answer.) 2To ignore, snub (as of "not" acknowledging, greeting, responding, showing respect towards someone as socially expected). (sem. domains: - Greet, - Answer, - Impolite.) der. pangalibhat

alibotbot [alibótbot] n Tree species of which the juice of the fruit has medicinal properties. [The juice of the unripe egg sized fruit is used to clean, heal and dry up cuts or skin infections. ] (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree, - Medicinal plants.)

alibutor [alibútor] n The cob of corn (as of without kernels). (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)

aligi [aligí] n The orange fat of crabs which is more plentiful in the females. aligi Karamong aligi tong alimangong nabakay ni Mel. The crabs Mel bought have lots of orange fat. (sem. domains: - Parts of small animals.)