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aggayam 1comm. animal, domestic; quadruped. Dakol day aggayam hituh luta. There are many kinds of animals here on earth. Sim: amayyu. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.) 2intrans. to raise domestic animals. Maphod di mun-aggayam ta waday ihda. It’s good to raise domestic animals in order to have meat. muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: 6.3 - Animal husbandry.)

amayyu (sp. var. ammayu) 1comm. domestic animal; referring to cows, carabao, pigs. [Generic term for all larger mammal-like animals. The Ifugao consider these as the only animals.] Sim: aggayam. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.) 2intrans. to raise animals, take care of cows, carabao Mumbabuy takun mangatang. Let’s raise pigs to sell. muN‑/nuN‑. 3comm. have an animal as a pet. Tipet hay ahuy pun-amayyum? Why make a dog your pet? puN‑.

amki comm. gray squirrel-type animal with a long bushy tail. Dakol di amkih muyung. There are many squirrels in the forest. Sim: tabaw, amunin. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

ammayyu comm. domestic animal; pet. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

amunin (sp. var. ammunin) comm. a wildcat-like animal. Waday inang-ang kuh amunin. I have seen a wildcat. Nan amunin ya mihdih muyung. The wildcat lives in the forest. Sim: tabaw, amki. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

aw-aw₁ sta. a dog or pig that eats chickens, ducks or own offspring. Ginogod mi nan ahu te naaw-aw. We butchered the dog because he was a chicken-eater. ma‑/na‑. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

babuy 1comm. pig; swine; hog. Matmatabba nan babuy mu. Your pig is very fat. Tobatbalona diday bagol ya aammod ta dumalay-up da ta hay idatong di hagabi ya maphod dan am-in an hin-am-a ya ta dumakol di babuy da ya manuk da. He calls on the gods and his ancestors to witness the arrival of his hagabi-bench so that with its arrival, it will bring along good health for his family and the increase (become many) of their pigs and chickens. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.) 2trans. to raise pigs. Mumbabuy da. They will raise pigs. muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: 6.3 - Animal husbandry.) der. mababubabuy

baka 1comm. male or female grass eating quadruped with horns; cow; the meat of a cow, beef. Nate nan baka mi. Our cow died. Dakol di baka nah kudal. There are a lot of cows in the pastureland. Nanginay dotag di baka. Beef is very expensive. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.) 2intrans. to raise cows. Mumbaka kayu. Raise cows. muN‑/nuN‑. 3sta. to be smelly, like a cow. Mabakabaka nan bulwatina. His clothes smell like cattle. ma‑ CVCV‑. 4comm. refers to the meat derived from cows. Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: vaka.

balangon comm. monkey. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

bangul comm. wild boar; some speakers may use the word to refer to domesticated pigs. Pinalattug da on bangul. They shot a boar. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

bulug comm. 1male carabao; bull carabao. Gumattang keh naen tagu hi nuwang on bulug di gatangona. Whenever that person buys a carabao, he buys a male. Sim: laki. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.) 2(fig) a stocky male person. Ipipah-on yun hiya nan bulhe takon ot bulug. Let him carry the beans anyway he is stocky. (sem. domains: 8.2 - Big.)

buwot comm. wildcat; looks like a muskrat with a rabbit’s tail. Dakol di buwot ad Atade handih ugge ni-an nagde. There were many wildcats at Atade when it had not yet eroded. Nalaing hi aman munhuluh buwot. Father is good at catching wildcat. Marmota (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

dago comm. a pig with brownish stripes; any animal with stripes. [A dago-pig is easy to find when it’s lost because of its color.] Maphod di ang-ang di dago immam-ana hin mataba. A brownish-pig has a very nice appearance especially if it is fat. Sim: balangat, batok. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

domdom comm. a large, black bat. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

duggak comm. bat species, a large white or cream-colored bat. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

duwog comm. a short-horned water buffalo that is no longer around. Maid di duwog ad Kiangan. There are no duwog-water-buffalo in Kiangan. Sim: tamaraw, nuwang, hidug. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

gando comm. rat. Dakol di gando nah alang da Malya. There are a lot of rats at Maria’s granary. Sim: gelew, utut, i-inggi. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

gasela comm. a small, graceful type of antelope. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

gelew comm. a rat. Waday hinumgop hi gelew nah alang. A rat has entered the granary. Sim: gando, utut, i-inggi. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

gulding 1comm. goat. Dakol di gulding da. They have many goats. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.) 2intrans. to raise goats. Munggulding ka ot dakol di holok an kanon da. Raise goats, anyway there’s plenty of grass for them to eat. muN‑/nuN‑.

hablayan₁ comm. bat, large and brown. Kinna da on hablayan nah awa. They caught a hablayan-bat in the bat trap. Gen: panniki. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

hagi-it comm. a wild pig with tusks. Nag-a nah bitu on hagi-it. A wild pig fell into the trap. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

hidug comm. the carabao sacrificed on the last day of hagabi celebration feast. Mangin-innum da moy tagu ya hamulon da nan ongngal an nuwang an makalin hidug. After the free-for-all rice-throwing, the people go on with the merrymaking, drinking and feasting on a big carabao called a hidug. Sim: duwog, tamaraw, nuwang. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

i-inggi₁ comm. small mouse. Pindug nan puha nan i-inggi. The cat ran after the small-mouse. Sim: gando, gelew, utut. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)

ilom sta. to be wild; untamed. Mailom di manok mu. Your chickens are untamed. Makailom da nadan manuk mi. Our chickens are very wild. Umilom nan manuk hin pududpudugon yu. The chicken will become wild if you keep on chasing it. ma‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. Sim: atap. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.) infl. mailom