Tagakaulo - English
ma- ma V:AGT\S/Asp:Cont /State:[-vol./-poss] der. madala 1 convert s.o. (to believe) ma-alas beyond one’s ability to imagine ma-elemelem der. of elemelem be in “standby” to wait ma-engat der. of engat s.th. will be lifted up ma-ibali-us 2 ba.ˈli.ʔus der. of bali-us If a person says we ma-ibali-us they accidently failed to meet up with you even though you two had planned to do so. ma-iganget der. of ganget 1 two things firmly bound together figuratively it can be said of a covenant , contract, or agreement. ma-imo-an s.th will be made at a location ma-imo' ma.ʔimoʔ der. of imo' 1 1 will make into 2 will become s.th. ma-inagen der. of inagen one’s net worth ma-inalam der. of nalam 1 comfortable with one another ma-inellepay der. of ellep 2 two first cousins to marry (but not taboo) Ma-inellepay ya manga ise' ni Estila aw ni Agapitu. The children of Estila and Agapitu can marry each other. (it is not taboo) Tagakaulo custom in the Mt. Tandawanan area is that two sister's offspring can marry, but a sister and brother's offspring cannot. That is taboo.
ma-ingasa ʔiŋasa der. of ingasa 1 If someone says they are ma-ingasa , they feel the weather to be muggy, humid, stuffy, or hot place with no circulating air or wind. 2.3.5 Sense of touch 1.3.3 Wet ma-inin der. of inin 1 separate grain seed from stalk Ma-inin ya lamaw, matani ya lamaw aw matani ya ut Ma-inin the rice seed, separate the rice seed and separate the rice plant stalk. What one does with newly harvested rice. ma-inumu der. of umu not able to speak ma-isagensen der. of sagensen 1 when events follow close together in succession ma-isulut 2 sulut der. of sulut 1 If a person will ma-isulut strips of cut and split bamboo, he is placing the pieces in order and matching them to be nailed or fastened later. ma-itala' der. of tala' 2 to meet and inspect each other Such as when two animals sniff each other over. ma-iyantek der. of iyantek 1 s.o. will make tiny ma-iyap der. of iyap 1 to be counted Dili' ma-iyap ya kawuy asuntu na to-o madég. The trees could not be counted because there were so very many.
ma-uban 2 ʔu.ban If an older person is ma-uban, their hair has turned white 2.1.5 Hair 18.104.22.168.1 White
ma-umal 2 ʔu.mal der. of umal 1 To be dumb, i.e.unable to articulate words, usually because a person is deaf as well Sim umu 22.214.171.124 Ear 2.3.2 Hear 126.96.36.199 Mute 188.8.131.52 Mouth ma-uman der. of uman 3 to change; alter something from original state ma-umpad der. of umpad 1 will be blown away by the wind