Browse Vernacular - English
pandawit see fr.: pandawot; see: dawot. v Wail for the dead. [The wailing, or sinogow crying is pandawit. The plaintive song sung to the body of one who has died is pandawot.] gen: sinogow 1.
pandawot deriv v Lamet; a type of song sung to the dead. [This type of song is typically sung during a wake. The person singing may review circumstances of the death or ask the dead person why he/she left them and may mention the difficulties which will result because of the untimely departure of this loved one.] see: pandawit.
pandog n stocks [The Manobo people use two pieces of roundwood to make a type of stocks to restrain a person who is violent or out of control.]