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mayamáyan rice bird. Refers to the chestnut mannikin, a small brown sparrow-like bird which eats the ripening rice on the stalkLonchura malacca
mayabasmayábasn guava fruit, guava treeAn mayabas puno sin bitamina C.The guava is full of vitamin C.magpamayábasv [c7] pick guavassynmiyabas guavabayabas guava fruit
mayamanmayámanTagadj rich, wealthy, affluentcfyaman wealth
maymaymáymayCebn 1advice, counsel, recommendation, suggestion2talkative personSunudon ko an imo maymay.I will-follow your advice.synabiso noticelaygay advicepagmáymayn advisingHanga ako sa imo pagmaymay san kabataan.I admire your advising of-the children.mamináymayadj fond of advising, talkative, loquacious, garrulousMaminaymay sa kabataan si Patria.Patria is fond-of-advising the children.maymayánv [c7] MAG- ag; -AN ben; I- acc. advise, counsel, recommend, suggestMaymayan mo an imo bata na dili maghinakot.Advise your child not to loiter-around.maymáyann counseling officeAda siya sa maymayan.She is there in-the counseling-office.
MayoMáyoSpn May. Refers to the fifth month of the year in the Gregorian calendarNiyan na Mayo hihinguhaon ko gayod na makaupod sa inda.Now in May I really will-try to-accompany them.
mayormayórSpn mayor, chief person, office head, town headWara didi an amon mayor.Our chief is not here.pagmayórn dominating, dominance, superiorityUdungon mo an imo pagmayor sa amon.Stop your dominating of us.pagmayoránv [c2] MAG- act. act superior, dominateHabo kami na pagmayoran mo.We do not want you to-be-dominating us.synalkaldimayor
mayordomomayordómoSpn manager, butler, stewardsynkatiwalamanagermanidyirmanager
medisinan Variantmidisina 1medicine
MediteraneanMediteráneanSpn Mediterranian sea
memoryav remember, memorize
mensahin cfpagmensahipreaching
midisinamidisínaEngn Variantuyúkan 1medicine, medical drugsDili sinda nanginginahanglan sin mga midisina.They are not needing any medicine.Variantmedisina2medical course. Refers to medicine as a course of studyNagaadal siya sin midisina.He is-studying medicine.synbulong medicine
midyanotsimidyanótsiSpn 1midnightMidyanotsi idto san primero kami nagbagot.It-was a midnight when we first met.2New Year's EveTagaan ko ikaw sin rigalo sa midyanotsi.I will-give you a gift on New-Years-eve.midyanotsíhann midnight dinner food. Refers to the dinner which typically climaxes the New Year's Eve celebrationWara kami sin midyanotsihan.We do-not-have food-for-the-midnight-dinner.magmidyanótsiv [c8] MAG-, MA- act; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- acc. eat midnight dinner. Refers to eating a midnight dinner on New Year's EveNagamidyanotsi si Lilia sa amon.Lilia is-eating her midnight-dinner with us.mamidyanótsiv midnight dinner, eat...Dili kami mamidyanotsi.We will-not eat-New-Year's-Eve-dinner.
midyasmídyasSpn socksRuluho an iya midyas.His socks are-perforated-with-holes.magmídyasv [c7] MAG- act; -AN pat; I- acc. put on socks, wear socksMagmidyas ka na.Put-on your socks now.midyásanv be clothed with socksMidyasan ko lang an akon tiil pagkaturog ko niyan sa gab-i.My feet will just be-clothed-with-socks by me when I go-to-sleep tonight.imídyasv use something for socksImidyas ko anay ini na kan Manoy midyas.I will-use first these socks to put-socks on Manoy.
midyomídyoSpadv slightly, partly, somewhat, barely, hardlyMidyo mapait an lasa sini na pan.The taste of-this bread is slightly bitter.
midyu-midyomidyu-mídyoadj insane, crazy, deranged, demented, mad, nuts, off his/her rockerMidyu-midyo ini na tawo.This man is insane.synbuanginsanepagkamidyu-mídyon insanity, madness, lunacy, psychosis, mental illnessDati sa pagkabuhay an iya pagkamidyu-midyo.His insanity has been since birth.magmidyu-mídyov [c2] MAG- exp. become insaneNagamidyu-midyo si Iregono.Iregono is-becoming-insane.cfmidyoslightly
mihi-mihimihî-mihîv [c2] MAG- actmagmihî-mihîv bray. Refers to the sound made by donkeys and horsessynpulpog1 bray
mihurasmihúrasSpn project, improvementMay mihoras ba kamo sana na duta na iyo ginaangkon?Do you have any improvement of-that land you are-claiming?
milSpadj thousandNamatay an akon iloy sa mil nuebe syintos kwarintay singko.My mother died in 1945 (thousand nine hundred forty five).
milagromilágroSpn miracleAn pagkaayo san iya sakit isad na milagro.The healing of his illness is a miracle.milagrósoadj miraculousMilagroso ini na pangyari.This incident is miraculous.magmilágrov [c7] MAG- act; -AN goal; I- acc. perform a miracle, exhibit a miracleNagamilagro an istatwa ni Jose Rizal.The statue of Jose Rizal is-exhibiting-miracles.
MilagrosMilágrosn Milagros. Name of a town in Masbate Province
milagrosomilagrósoadj miraculouscfmilagro miracle
milaommiláompart even though, in spite of the factMilaom na adi ka na, naghali ka pa.In-spite-of-the-fact that you were already here, you still left.cfagad1 baga1embersynbisan even thoughmaski thoughVariantmalaom
mili kaymíli kayconj just becauseSiya mili kay maayo siya magkanam sin baskitbol baga na siya sikaiyot.He just-because he is good in-playing basketball he acts as-if he is important.cfkay becausesynbantog kayjust because
milomilôCebn wild catKinaon san milo an amon manok.Our chicken was-eaten by-the wild-cat.Variantmiro