Browse Vernacular - English


tibbi v To have something white on eye, cataracts?? Natibbian ka mata. [His/her] eyes have white spots/cataracts??.
tibitibi 1n name of a village 2v To be constricted, squeezed by narrowness of space.
tibogow n 1A type of cane, that grows along the river. Ka woig no Liboganon, makopal ka mgo tibogow diò to napu no mabasag ka lawa rin. As for the Liboganon river, the cane is thick there in the flad area and its body is hard. [The young leaves and plant are eaten by animals but not people.] spec: liung, sasò, sawow, bungbung. 2A kind of shrimp which has hairs on claws. [They live where the tibogow cane has fallen into the river. They are red and white.] gen: ulobang.
tibolus v A tassel or blossom of certain plants. Ko ogtibolus on woy ogsinikot on ka agoloy, no ko oglanos on ka tibolus to agoloy, ogpatokod to ogtasikan ka agoloy. When [the corn] flowers and bears ears, and if the flower(s) wilt, it indicates (lit. causes to be recognized) that the corn is being blighted/diseased. [Such as corn, rice, sugarcane, and certain types of reeds or cane.]
tibò phr.: tibò dò. 1adv All. Tibò ayam du-on agasan di ka manuk, warò su kai to kiliran ka pa-a ran. All domesticated animals have hips but as for chickens, they don't because their lets are on their sides. Ogkohonat ka tibò no oghalin su du-on igkahallok. Everyone will pack up and leave because there is something of which they are afraid. see fr.: ubus 3; see fr.: tibulus 3. 2v For all or everyone to be doing something Katibò ogsinogow. Everyone is crying. Natibò dan oghipanow. They all left. 3v To have all of something. Ko ogkatibò on ka igbayad nu, ogpakapurut kad on to kuddò. When you have all of your payment [in hand], you can take the horse. 4v To do or to include all of something. Tiba-a nu ka darua. [Take] both of them Tiba-an ogbukusi ka lison. Both her legs are enveloped. 5v To have happened completely. Natiba-an natutung ka kamot? Was the field burned completely? see: ubus 1.
tibò dò phr. of: tibò. Exclusively. Ka agaayan, tibò dò no agoloy sikan. As for a corn field, that is exclusively corn.
tibtib 1v To cut off at the tips with a bolo. Ko tapus to ogpangali, no ogluu-an on diò to woig ka mundù, ogpanibtiban tad ka dalig. At the end of harvesting sweet potatoes, when the sweet potatoes are washed in the river/creek (lit. water), we cut off the roots at the tips [of the sweet potatoes.] [Specifically used of cutting off roots of camotes or cassava which grow from the tips of the rootstocks.] 2Waxing crescent of the moon.??
tibuas v 1To sober up (as when drunk) Ko ogkalasing on ka otow, ogkatibuasan on ko ogpakagimata. Ogko-uli-an on; konad ogkalasing. When a person has become drunk, he will become sober when he wakes up. He will recover; he won't be drunk. 2To clear up fast, as cloudy weather. Ogtibuas on ka langit; warad ka salagapun. The sky will clear up; there are no more clouds. 3To clear out, as when people leave a meeting. Ko ogmiting ka mgo otow, ko ogkaponga ka miting dan, ogtibuas on ka ogman-ulì. When people have a meeting, [and] when the meeting is finished, the people leaving for home clear out.
tibug 1v To permit something to fully develop or mature. Kò ta ogtibugan ka manuk to atolug. We won’t let the hen develop her eggs. Ogkatibugan ka atolug ko ogpigsò. The eggs have fully developed when [the chicks] hatch. [In the following example, DB says that the eggs will be cooked and not be left to collect in the nest. They are developed when ogkapigso-on when the chicks hatch.] see fr.: buyag 4; see fr.: mabonbon 2. 2To live, or develop. No nigdinog a kunto-on to warò anak dan no ogkatibug. Ko malasi og-anak, ogkamatoy rò ka batò. And I have heard recently that they have no children who have lived (lit. developed). If they frequently give birth, the child just dies. 3vs To mature or fully develop Ka atolug to manuk no buguk konò ogpigsò su warò natibug. A chicken egg which is underdeveloped won't hatch because it has not matured. 4v To be completed. Natibug ka pogtoì din. What she was sewing was completed. 5v With negative: To be left incomplete or uncompleted. Ka baloy no konò ogkapongaan to oghimu, warò natibug. The house which was not finished in the making, it wasn't completed. Konò ogkatibug no ogtoi-on ta. What we sew won’t finished. [DB says the following example applies to something that won't be completed due to some interruption.] 6v Fully developed [As of large, healthy, full term newborn baby.] 7v To develop a relationship with Ogtibugon ta ka duma ta ko maroyow ka pogdumaruma ta kandin. Our [relationship to] our companion will develop when our fellowship (lit. accompanying of him/her) is good. Ka batò no malasi og-ogot to batò no songo unawa rin, og-ogotan to inoy ka anak din to, “Maniò to konò nu ogtibugon ka duma nu no warò man salò din koykow?” The child who frequently fights with another child who is his same age is scolded by his mother [who says], “Why don't you treat your companion well?? who hasn't wronged you?” Ko konò din ogtibugon, ogmaro-ot sikandin to duma rin su oghimuon kandin to salò. If he doesn't treat his companion well he will act badly toward him because he will do wrong things to him. Warò kow tibuga to otow no nigtalabau to baloy now su kandan ka ogbobo-ot to kalaglagan. Konò koy ogtibugon to mgo otow su ka pulus noy to kayu, diad on to kandan We are not treated well by the people because our advantage (lit. value) in having wood has gone to them. 8v For a relationship to develop Ko nokog-ogot ka darua no batò, konò ogpokogtibug sikandan su ogpo-og-ogotoy on. If two children have fought with each other, [Their relationship] won't develop because they are now fighting. Ko maroyow ka pogdumaruma ran, ogkatibug ka parumrumooy ran. If their relationship (lit. accompanying of each other) is good, their relationship will develop. 9adj abundant, as harvest??
tibuias n Onions.
tibulas v ??? [Punsia says it means same as ogko-uli-an on.]
tibulasan v to get well [Punsia says it is the same as ogko-uli-an on.] see: ko-uli-an on, ka-alipaspasan.
tibulus v 1Completely. Ka ugis no antabun, warò solug no batok su tibulus no mapotì. The albino antabun heron has no mixture of design because it is completely white. see: olin 1. 2To do something wholeheartedly. Ko ogtalabau ki, ogtibuluson ta ka oghimuon ta. When we work, we [should] do what we do wholeheartedly. see: omot 1. 3all Warò ogkasau-ut no oghun-a....ogkatibulus ka mgo otow. No one would ??? to go ahead...all the people would be included. see: tibò 1. 4totally Tibuuson dan on maro-oton dan ka lawa ran. Ian dan umaag ka kandan no hinimuan no maro-ot. They totally destroy themselves. The only thing they give attention to is their own bad conduct.
tibungul n Boiled corn on the cob.
tigaworon v To be hungry for fresh rice. Tigaworon ki’t mariù. We’re hungry for fresh rice but it’s a long time yet before harvest.
tigayun v To waken from a trance.
tigbal dò₂ phr.: tigbal dò no pogtu-u; phr.: tigbal dò. 1adv 2about, approximately Tigbal dò no a las dusi. [It is/was] about twelve o'clock. 3adv barely, scarcely Ko tigbal dò nighiup si Hisus.. If Jesus just barely blew.. Tigbal dò no ogkagi.. Scarcely had [someone] spoke.. 4adv happened to [do something]; to casually do something Tigbal a rò nigbulig. I just casually helped. Ko tigbal ka rò nigbulig, warò ka nigbuyù to du-on bayad. If you just casually helped, you didn't request payment. [The following was said by a person who just happened to join others to work for a while but didn't expect payment.] 5adv do something briefly or superficially, as to glance at something. Tigbal dò no ogpitow. (or Tigbal dò no ogso-ilang) He/she briefly looked [at something]. (= cursory glance) Tigbal ta rò igpataga. We let them know superficially. [If DB went home from Nasuli he would just briefly inform them of his purpose for going to Nasuli. He would not tell them in detail unless they asked for more information.] 6v Having just a bit here or a bit there. Nanigbaltigbal ka tabò din. It’s just a bit of fat that he has. [The following example means the person is actually quite thin.]
tigbal dò₁ phr. of: tigbal dò. as soon as Tigbal a rrò nig-ol-olog to ogbuyù no nigbogayan a rin on. As soon as I tried to request [something], he gave [it] to me. see: timbal.
tigbal dò no pogtu-u phr. of: tigbal dò. A shallow faith. Tigbal dò no pogtu-u. (PH) A shallow faith.
tigbas v 1To slash with a bolo. Katigbas ki. We’ll get slashed. osyn: pitas 2. 2Strike, as typewriter keys strike paper.
tigda-an v Something, as speech, that hits its mark, or is to the point. Ogpatigda-an to kagi. Ogkabonalan on. Konò ogpakatabak ka otow. Speech that hits the mark. It boomerangs. People cannot answer back. [TA description apparently applied to Cebuano word saway.] see: sugat 1; see fr.: baghot 1.1.
tigdò v To pierce someone fatally.
tigì v To undergo a trial to prove oneself innocent of an accusation (either by plunging one’s hands in boiling water, or by immersing in the river, or by several other methods.
tigkan v To accumulate a large amount of something.
tiglingoy 1v to be very involved with some activity Ligkat to lagboy a no natiglingoy to nigtotoì, nalingow a to ogsusugba to iglabung [noy]. I became so involved with my sewing, [that] I forgot to cook supper. see fr.: talogon. 2To wait expectantly for; to desist from working in order to witness some event. Katiglingoy a pad porom to landingan. I was looking forward to the plane’s landing.