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ad dalom₂ (n. ph. of dalom) prop. residence of spirits and deities. (sem. domains: 4.9 - Religion.)

ad kabunyan₂ prop. residence of spirits and deities. (sem. domains: 4.9 - Religion.)

Addallom (infl. of dalom) prop. refers to a spirit world believed to be below the earth. (sem. domains: 1 - Universe, creation, 4.9 - Religion.)

hambal di Bagol (n. ph. of Bag’ol) nom. this phrase refers to the men who received the gods who told them how to relate to gods. [This is in the oral mythology of the Ifugao.] (sem. domains: 4.9 - Religion.)

Jesus prop. the founder and foundation of Christianity. (sem. domains: 4.9 - Religion.)

ngulngul intrans. to wail over the death or leaving of someone; a sound of grief with or without tears; crying bitterly over the loss of something or someone, may be done in isolation. [Traditionally wailing was done by female relatives gathered around the corpse sitting in a death-chair.] Mungngulngul handi nateh tulang na te impakappinhod na. She was wailing over the death of her sister because she loved her so much. muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: 4.9 - Religion.)

pitpit₁ 1comm. an omen bird, reddish-brown; also, refers to the chirping sound the bird makes. [It is believed that this bird gives omens by its chirp.] Inalawan di pitpit ot ibangngad na. A pitpit-bird crossed his path so he returned. Sim: ido. (sem. domains: 4.9 - Religion, 1.6.1.2 - Bird.) 2intrans. for the pitpit bird to chirp. [It is believed that the bird is giving an omen-message that a person must not proceed with planned travel or an activity.] Pumanipit nan pitpit. The pitpit-bird keeps on chirping. ‑um‑/‑imm‑.

talakdang intrans. 1to ascend toward the sky. Restrictions: traditional religion. Timmalakdang. He ascended. {ritual} ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 2A Movement from one place to another. 2to ascend toward heaven. [This word is used in the Bible to refer to the ascension of Jesus Christ to heaven.] Indasalana dida hi kipaphodan da ot ipayunan tumalakdang hi langit. (Luke 24:51) He prayed for them for their blessing and then, he left them and ascended to heaven. (sem. domains: 4.9 - Religion.)

tulpukan comm. refers to one of the places that is considered to be for the souls of the dead; it is believed that when someone dies, that person will go to the place of his/her ancestors. (sem. domains: 4.9 - Religion.)

uyung comm. the rain or shower that comes after someone is killed. Nan udan dih indai ya uyung nan nate. The rain a while ago was the shower of the dead. (sem. domains: 4.9 - Religion, 1.1.3.3 - Rain.)