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simanasiánaSpn weekPira ka simana sa isad ka tuig?How-many weeks are-there in one year?Nawara siya sin tulo ka simana.He was-lost for three weeks.
simaronsimarónSpadj wild, untamed, fierce, ferocious
simbasímbav [c7] MAG-, MAKA- act; -AN goal; I- accmagsímbav worship, attend church, adore, revere, adulatePag-alas kwatro sa hapon, nagsimba kami.At four o'clock in-the afternoon we went-to-church.synsamba worshipmakasímbav go to churchAn domingo dili gayod sinda makasimba.They really cannot go-to-church on Sunday.simbáhann church building, worship placeMakakadi na ako sani na simbahan.Now I have-been-able-to-come to-this church.
simbahansimbáhann church buildingDili pa ako makakadto sa iyo simbahan.I have-not yet been-able-to-go to your church.cfsimba synparukyaparish church
similyasimílyaSpn seedWara kami sin similya san tarong.We-excl do not have any eggplant seeds.similyahánn plant nursery, seedbed, seed farmHamos kita sa similyahan kay maayo kita sin itaranom na latoy.Let us go to-the plant-nursery so we can-ask for some bean-seedlings.magsimílyav [c7] MAG- ag; -AN goal; I- acc; PA-..-ON acc. seed, plant seedsMagsimilya ka sin kamatis.You plant some tomato seeds.
siminaryosimináryoSpn seminary, school, institution. Refers specifically to a theological or religious institutionIni na pangyayari amo an mapadapit san akon buhay sa sulod san siminaryo.This event is about my life in-the seminary.
simintiryosimintíryoEngn cemetery, graveyard, burial groundMakadto kita tanan sa simintiryo.All of us will-go to-the cemetery.synlubnganburial place
simintosimíntoEngn cementHataas na an prisyo san siminto.The price of cement is high now.magsimíntov [c8] MAG- ag; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- acc.Nagasiminto sinda san agihan.They are-cementing the pathway.simintádoadj cemented
simistrisimístriSpn semester
SimonSimónSpn Simon. A man's name
simplesímpleEngadj simple, plain, uncomplicatedSimple an iya pagkatawo.His way-of-life is simple.simplíhonv [c6] MAG- ag; -ON pat; I- acc. be simplified, be made plain, be uncomplicatedSimplihon mo an imo buhay.Make your life simple.magsímplev become simple, become plain, become uncomplicated
sinindef. Gen NP marker Marks the indefinite genitive common noun phrase to indicate attribution of the phrase to another noun or verb.1by aGinkagat sin hayop an amon baboy.Our pig was-bitten by-an animal.2of aIni na drama istorya sin isad na teenager.This drama is the story of-a teenager.cfsan1
sin-osín-ointerr prn who?Sin-o an nagkadi?Who is the-one-who came-here?
sina1sinâdem prn of/by a. This pronoun substitutes for an indefinite Genitive noun phrase whose reference is marked as nearer to the hearer than to the speaker in time or space. For more information see the Grammatical Sketch, section 2.32.1Wara ako maaram sina na dahon na ginbubulong.I don't know-about that leaf which is-used-for-medicine.
sina2sínàdeictic prn of that, by that. Substitutes for the san/sin noun phrasesSin-o an ama sina na bata?Who is the father of-that child?cfsanaby that
sina3sínàv [c6] MAG- ag; -ON pat; I-accmagsínàv disassemble, take apart, force apartsynrangka
sinadorsinadórSpn senator
sinagsínagadj bright, shiny, brilliant, reflecting lightcfbanaagrays (of sun)
sinagnasinágnaSpn bellowsKabkaban mo anay an sinagna.You pump the bellows first.
sinagogasinagógaSpn Jewish worship center
sinagoln Variantsagol1 mixtureVariantsagol2 shark soup
sinawsínawCebadj MA-masínawshiny, glossyMasinaw an imo sapatos.Your shoes are-shiny.cfkintab brilliancesynsinggat shiney
sindasindápers prn 1they. This is the third person plural subject pronoun which substitutes for the si class personal noun phraseHain sinda?Where-are they?2themSabiha sinda na urit ako.Tell them that I am-angry.cfninda
sindisíndiv [c8] MAG- ag; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- accsindíhanv be ignited, be litGinsindihan an ilaw.The lamp was-lit.An kwadrado na lugar san baryo mapawa kay inda ginsindihan san mga sirilya na kawayan.The barrio square was bright because they lit the bamboo torches.cfsiga1 flamesyndabok firewooddagkot
sinesíneSpn movie showNagkita sinda sin sine.They saw a movie-show.parasinén regular movie goer, movie fan, movie enthusiastMaaram sa buhay san mga artista an mga parasine.Movie-goers know the lives of-the actresses.sinehánn movie house, theaterUsad lang an sinehan niyan sa aton lugar.There-is only one movie-house in our place now.magsínev [c2] MAG- act. see a movie show, watch a movie showHabo siya magsine.He does-not-like to-go-to-the-movies.