Search results for "Plant"

abaka (sp. var. abbaka) comm. 1(prim) hemp. [The plant is exactly like the banana plant except for the fruit which is inedible.] Adi makan di bungan di abbaka. The fruit of abaca is not edible. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.) 2(sec) rope or cord made of hemp. (sem. domains: - Rope, string.)

akbab comm. a plant variety with fruit hooked on roots which are above ground. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

amilong comm. an ivy plant variety. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

bili comm. rubber plant variety; sap may be used for gluing things together. Maantam di bili. The bili fruit is sour. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

bolwang comm. a plant with a trunk and large stem with brown furry bark. [Boys use the large stem for the trunk of the carabao and place cane for the legs of the carabao figure; then, they attack the figure with bamboo knives.] Hay ke linalakin u-unga ya pumbalinon dah nuwang nan pikiyokon di bolwang. Boys make carabao-like figures from the stem and unopened leaves of the bolwang-plant. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

bun-o sta. to be spoiled, refers to tubers; the root crop separates from the plant. Nabuno tun gattuk. This yam is spoiled. ma‑/na‑. Sim: ngalodngod, galo, bilok. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

gugung comm. medium sized plant with small, round brown fruit. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

hakhaklung comm. water hyacinth; water lily. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

halibubu comm. a waterlily. [An aquatic plant, yellow-green and orange; it looks like a small cabbage.] Dakol di halibubu nah payo. There are a lot of water lilies in the fields. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

holok comm. marijuana. Nunlukutak hi holok. I smoked marijuana. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

kalawag comm. a big ginger-like plant with sweet yellow oblong fruit that sprouts near the base. Kinaan da nan kallawag nah tap-on nan gungat ta adi matitina nan lubuk. They removed the kallawag-plant above the grave so that the tomb will not always be wet. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

kallawag comm. plant variety. Sim: paddapad. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

kapo comm. cotton. An kapo nan nihap-e dih kalata? Is it your cotton that is being sun-dried on the road? Syn: tukling. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

kulalo 1adj. yellow color. (sem. domains: - Color.) 2comm. ginger-like plant with wide leaves. Qualifier. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

lunglung₁ comm. a plant gathered in clusters, used in making a ceremonial headdress. Umala kah lunglung ta kapyaon takuh kungkung. Get some lunglung-plants for us to make into a ceremonial headdress. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

luwab sta. robust, flourishing plants; healthy plants. Maluwab nan intanom na nah pingkol. Her plants in the ricefield mound are robust. ma‑. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

nangol comm. a flowering plant with a berry-like sour fruit with succulent edible stem; cultivated and wild. [The stems are crushed and rubbed on sores.] Indahidan Matima nan nangol nah makmak ya gagalan napoy-an. Matima rubbed the crushed stem of the nangol-plant on the sore and it healed faster. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

orkid comm. orchid flower. Makaphod di habung nan orkid. The orchid’s flower is very beautiful. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.) Language Of Borrowing: English.

paddapad comm. a big ginger-like plant with red fruit which sprouts out of the stalk. Kinan nan amunin nan paddapad. The wildcat ate the paddapad-fruit. Sim: kallawag. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

payyukut comm. a plant variety, has small leaves, pink flowers and weeds with stickers. [The fiber was used as thread for weaving and sewing in earlier times.] (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)