*ukumvag mag-, -um-; ran -an.To keep (something) in one’s possession, (for someone) to be under (one’s) authority or sovereignty, (for someone) to live with (someone else).Ayaw na kaw magꞌukum sin unu-unu bukun kaymu.Don’t keep in your possession anything that doesn’t belong to you.In balu nagꞌukum iban sin manga piyamikitan niya.The widow is living with her in-laws.Ukuman ku in manga piyamikitan ku dī kākuꞌ.I’ll let my in-laws live with me.In hulaꞌ Pilipinas bakas iyuukuman sin bangsa Kastilaꞌ ha lawm tūnggatus tahun.The Philippines was under the sovereignty of the Spanish nation for three hundred years.nukumanPossession.Ha lawm ukuman niya in katān altaꞌ kiyabīn sin amaꞌ niya.All the property his father left is in his possession.

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