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Monrealmonreáln Monreal. A town in Masbate Province
montemontén card gamemagmontév [c2] MAG- act. play the monte card game
montiromontíroSpn forest guard. These are equivalent to the forest service in other nationsGindakop san montiro an mga parakaingin.The forest-guard arrested the kaingin-makers.
mormormórmorn mormor fish. This fish has two protruding upper front teeth, somewhat like a rat. Also refers to a fishy smellsynmalmalmormor fish
moronmorónEngadj mentally disabledBasi sa layi ni Mendel, magkakaigwa ka sin moron na anak.Based on-the law of Mendel, you will-have a mentally-disabled child.
mudamúdaSpv [c6] MAG- ag; -ON pat; I- accmudáhonv be cursed, be maligned, be slanderedGinmuda niya ako sa atubang san kadamuan.I was-maligned by-her in front of-the crowd.pangmúdan cursing, mocking, slanderWara ko pagintyindiha an iya pangmuda sa akon.I paid no attention-to her cursing of me.magpangmúdav curse, mock, slanderMahilig siya magpangmuda san kabataan.He is-fond-of mocking the children.paramudán curser, slanderer, scorner, scoffer, mocker. Characterized as one who regularly curses othersIna na babayi paramuda.That woman is a slanderer.pagmúdan cursing, maligning, slandering, mockingAn iya pagmuda sa akon amo an nauritan san akon asawa.Her maligning me was-what caused my husband to-be-angry.
mugomugóv [c2] MAG- actmagmugóv complaincfngurob growlsynmutmot reklamocomplain
mukdi<Not Sure>
muklatmuklátv [c8] MAG-, MA- ag; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- accmagmuklátv open the eyesNagmuklat san iya mata an patay.The dead opened his eyes.mamuklátv open something figurativelyGinatalinguha niya na mamuklat sa maayo na pamumuhay an anak niya.She is striving to open a good way of living for her child.pagmuklátn opening of eyesAdto ako san pagmuklat san mata san patay.I was-there when the eyes of-the dead-one opened.cfbuka2 bukrat1 abri ukab1
mulamúlaSpn cavalry horse
mulongmulóngn birthmarkMay itom siya na mulong sa agtang.He has-a black birthmark on-the forehead.
multomúlton ghost, ghoul, phantom, apparitionNano an hitsura san multo?What-was the appearance of-the ghost?Variantmurtoghostmagmúltov [c3] MAG- act; -AN goal. haunt, return as a ghost. Said of a dead one's tortured soulNagamulto si Pangkoy kada gab-i.Pankoy's-soul comes-back-to-haunt every night.
mumhomúmhòn crumb, morsel, scrap, tidbit, fragmentAn usad na mumho kaupod san usad ka plato na luto.The crumb is from a plate of cooked-rice.pagmúmhòn dropping of crumbsDili tuyo an iya pagmumho.His dropping-of-crumbs is unintentional/not-purposeful.magmúmhòv [c7] MAG- act; -AN goal; I- acc. drop crumbsDili kamo magmumho sa lamisa.Do not drop-crumbs on-the table.mumhùónadj crummy, full of crumbs. Means something has lots of crumbsMumhuon an aton lamisa.Our table is crummy.
munayn bread
mundagmundágBklv [c2] MAG- actmagmundágv give birthpagkamundágn birthing, being bornAn pagkabuhay na aram ko amo an pagkamundag ko sa mundo sa unod.The birth/becoming-alive which I am-aware-of it is my being-born into-the world in-the flesh.
mundo1múndòSpadj MA-mamúndòadj sad, sorry, grieving, gloomy, miserableMamundo an mga ilo.The orphans are-sad.kamúndòn sorrow, sadness, grief, gloom, miseryWara na an iya kamundo.His sorrow is gone now.magmúndòv [c2] 1MAG- act. mourn, be sad, grieveNagamundo sinda kay patay an inda ama.They are-mourning because their father is dead.2peeve, irk, anger slightly, offend slightlyNagamundo siya sa akon kay wara ko pautanga sin kwarta.She is-peeved with me because I did not lend her money.synluto2 mournagrangay
mundo2múndon world, earthAdi kita sa masalimuot na mundo.We are-here in-a confused world.kamunduhánadj worldly, earthlyAyaw kamo pagmawot sin kamunduhan na kayamanan.Do not desire worldly wealth.
munganmungánn short fellow, dwarf, imaginary beingDamo sin mungan sa Manila.There-are-many dwarfs in Manila.synputot1 1shortdwinditroll
munggomúnggon a mung bean. Refers to the highly nutritious munggo beans. Bean sprouts grown from munggo beans are highly regarded vegetables in MasbateMakikita mo an mga tinanom na mais kag munggo.You will-see the corn and mung-bean plants.Phaseolus aureus
mungnanmúngnanv [c2] MAGKA-, MA- expmamungnánv confuse, muse, startle, amaze, fascinateHoy! Nano kay namumungnan ka?Hey! Why are you musing?Namungnan ako san iya sinabi.I was-confused by-what he said.cfngarat namingnandumbfoundedmagkamurúngnanv become speechless, tongue tied, astonished, confusedpagkamúngnann confusion, bewilderment, puzzlement, uncertaintyGrabi an iya pagkamungan.His confusion is serious.
munisipyomunisípyoSpn municipal building, town hallAn munisipyo propidad san publiko.The municipal-building is property of-the public.
muntoramuntóraSpn saddle, bicycle seat
munyikamunyíkàn dollAn badu-bado san akon munyika maganda.The minature dress of my doll is beautiful.magmunyíkàv [c4] MAG- act; -ON pat. play with dollsmunyikâonv make into a doll
muokmùókadj over sleep, sleep lateparamùókn late sleeper, sleepy headSi Tsitsi na akon apo paramuok.Tsitsi, my granddaughter, is a late-sleeper.synturog sleep
muotmùótv [c3] MA- exp; KA-..-AN patkamùutánv love, like, adore, cherish, be fond ofKamuutan mo an imo mga ginikanan.Love your parents.pagkamùótn love, affection, devotion, fondnessDaku-dako an pagkamuot san Dios sa aton.Very-great is the love of God for us.maminùútonadj loving, affectionate, caring, devotedUsad siya na maminuuton na bata.He is a loving child.synpalangga loved