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altap comm. 1 a place in the sky. Restrictions: ritual language. (sem. domains: 1 - Universe, creation, 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) 2a level grassy area of land. Restrictions: used only in ritual language.. {ritual} (sem. domains: 1.2.1.6 - Forest, grassland, desert.)

Amlag 1prop. a ritual, something is offered to the spirit of a dead relative. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) 2intrans. to gather clothing and other things such as ampuyo ‘skirt’, attake ‘necklace’ balko ‘belt’, coins and place them in a winnowing basket, ligau. They are then offered to a dead relative for appeasement. Mun-amlag da te mundogoh inada. They are performing the Amlag-ritual because their mother is sick. muN‑/nuN‑.

Ayak 1prop. a ritual to curse someone [This refers to the curse of another group of people, e.g. Bontok. The Hagoho ritual is used to turn back the curse; another Hagoho ritual is used to curse.] Sim: idut, dug-a, duhngil, Hagoho, gamud, hiblot, bong’eg. (sem. domains: 4.9.4.4 - Curse, 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) 2intrans. to perform the curse ritual. Mun-ayak hi amana. Her father is a performer of the cursing ritual. Umayak da hin laylay-aham dida. They will perform the curse ritual if you don’t keep your word. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 3trans. to curse someone with the one being cursed cross-referenced by affix. Ayakon daka hin langlangkakam nan inap-apuna. They will perform the cursing ritual on you if you are fooling around with their granddaughter. ‑on/‑in‑.

bahaba intrans. to eat following the drinking of liquor. Humgop ka ni-an ta munbahaba ta. Come in for a while and let’s eat. (Implied that they came from a ritual.) Imbahaba da on kinlum. They butchered a small pig to eat (after the ritual). muN‑/nuN‑, i‑/iN‑. 1E Physiological functions. (sem. domains: 5.2.2 - Eat, 4.3.9.1 - Custom.)

bakag 1comm. the bones of an exhumed person. [The bones are wrapped in a blanket for the exhumation rites bogwa.] Eda inalay bakag amana ta mamogwa da. They went to take his father’s bones so he’ll have the exhumation rite performed. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) 2sta. the skeleton of a person; no flesh left. Nabakag mo nan gunit te nala-u moy hintoon nipalpu dih natayana. There is no more flesh on the bones because it’s already more than a year after his death. na‑. 6A Physiological Process - State. Sim: gun’it. (sem. domains: 2.1.6 - Bone, joint.)

Ballihung (sp. var. ballihong) 1prop. a ritual of prestige that shows wealth and status, particularly performed by an unmarried person; involves a feast. [This ritual feast was formerly celebrated to share wealth; a bulul god was considered to be the partner of the unmarried person; occasionally it was performed because no other rituals had been effective in removing the sickness of a child.] Sim: uya-uy, got’ad. (sem. domains: 4.9.5 - Practice religion, 4.2.2 - Social event, 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) 2trans. to perform the ritual feast. Mumballihung hi Jose hi bigat. Jose is going to perform the prestige feast for unmarried people tomorrow. Bumallihung te binugtung. They’ll perform the prestige ritual feast for him because he is an only child. Naligat di bumallihung ad uwani te naginay nuwang ya babuy. It’s difficult to have the ballihung feast nowadays because carabaos and pigs are so expensive. Bimmalihung nan imbabalen da Juan ke Marta ot eyak manayottayo. Juan and Marta held a festival for their child and I danced and danced. ‑um‑/‑imm‑, muN‑/nuN‑.

Balog₂ 1prop. a ritual of prestige; people get wood, place it inside their house and then, perform the ritual. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) 2intrans. to perform the ritual. Adi mabalin an bumalog di nawotwot. A poor person cannot perform the balog-ritual. ‑um‑/‑imm‑.

baltung 1comm. ritual in which the Ifugao shamans stamp their feet after each sentence of the ritual chant. Ingunu da nan baltung nah hogop. They perform the baltung-ritual during the hogop-ritual. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) 2trans. to perform the baltung-ritual. Baltungan dah tulun babuy nan balen da Jose. They are going to perform the baltung ritual with three pigs in the house of Jose. Mumbaltung hi Jose. Jose will perform the baltung-ritual. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, muN‑. 3comm. refers to the sound of the rapid stamping of feet. (sem. domains: 2.3.2.3 - Types of sounds.) 4intrans. to stamp one’s feet in rapid succession. [performed during the hogop ritual.] Mumbaltung da boh hilong. They are going to stamp their feet again tonight. Bumanalbaltung hanadan u-unga. The children are always stamping their feet. Mapmaphod hhi Dulyaggan ten mumbaltung. Dulaggan was very skillful when he was doing the baltung ritual. muN‑, ‑um‑.

Bubun prop. marriage-proper ritual. [This ritual includes a divination rite to determine if the gods and ancestors favor the union.] Ad uwaniy bubun di uyauy ad Bae. Today is the bubun- marriage proper day of the wedding in Bae. Sim: lahun. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom, 2.6.1 - Marriage.)

da-u comm. an ordeal using boiling water to determine guilt in the cases of theft. [In the case of theft, the accuser and the accused met in a designated place. Both were expected to put an arm into the boiling water up to the elbow. A burned arm was evidence for being guilty of theft or of making a false accusation. This ordeal is no longer used.] Maid di inaang-ang kuh da-ud uwani. I have not seen the ordeal today. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) Loudes S. Dulawan: Ifugao Culture and History

Dangli 1prop. a funeral ritual, generally performed by the wealthy, aristocratic Ifugao. pt: hablag. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) 2comm. animals butchered during a wake with baki funeral rituals. Nuwang di Danglin nan nate. A carabao is the animal butchered during the wake. (sem. domains: 4.9.5.5 - Offering, sacrifice.) 3trans. to provide sacrificial animals during the wake of a relative. Dangliyan dah inada. They will produce the necessary animals for the wake of their mother. Kababain mo ahan hin adika pakadanglin amam. It is particularly shameful if you cannot afford your father’s funeral ritual. (i.e. produce the minimum number of animals to be butchered) ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. Lourdes S. Dulawan: Ifugao Culture and History

duy-a₂ trans. to pour wine on the back of a carabao or pig during a ritual. [A ritual of blessing an animal before a sacrifice.] Deket adida duy-ahan ya pinate day nuwang weno babuy ya panio. If they don’t pour wine on the carabao or pig when they kill it, it’s a bad omen. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.)

e-e comm. 1customs; traditions; ways of doing things. Athituy e-en di ibaliwon. These are the ways of lowlanders. Hituwey e-en di aammod taku handi. This is the way of our forefathers long ago. Sim: pangat, pangi-e. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) 2characteristics of a person or thing. Athidi tuwali di e-ena. That is really his nature.

gagaom 1comm. things needed for a ritual or the things to be used in the death of a person; animals for sacrifice are not included. [Some of the things needed are: a binuhlan ‘loincloth’, ulo ‘blanket’ for a man; an ampuyo ‘skirt’, balko ‘belt’ for a woman.] (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) 2intrans. to place special clothing on a corpse. Nganney pungagaom mu ke amam? How will you clothe your father? puN‑.

git’ak 1comm. ritual ceremony related to headhunting. Mumbaki dah gitak te eda mangalana. They are performing the gitak-ritual because they are going to prowl at night (with the intention of revenge). Sim: him-ung, bangibang. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) 2intrans. to perform the ritual ceremony for headhunting. Munggitak dah bigat. They will perform the headhunting ritual tomorrow. muN‑/nuN‑.

got’ad (sp. var. gott’ad) 1comm. the climaxing day of the uya-uy marriage feast or prestige feast. [The Gotad day follows the final night holyat of two weeks of nightly dancing. On this day, there is much drinking, dancing and singing of liwliwa-love songs for the whole day.] Kakon-anay gotad ad Baguinge? When is the gotad feast of the wedding in Baguinge? Sim: Ballihung, uya-uy. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) 2intrans. Ginumtad dad Bayninan. They performed the gotad feast in Bayninan. ‑um‑/‑inum‑. 3comm. a line of people going to attend a ceremony. [For a procession, gongs are used for the music and the tune of gongs is for a procession or during the bogwa ritual.] Lourdes S. Dulawan: Ifugao Culture and History

hagabi 1comm. (prim) a bench belonging to rich people; a carved and decorated bench, with carabao head figures at each end. Waday inang-ang yuh hagabi? Have you seen a hagabi-bench? Hay ngadan bon nan kay ubunan an eda alan hi muyung ya hagabi damdama. The bench-like figure that they go to get from the forest (during the feast) is also called hagabi. Mihaad nan hagabi nah dola ta nangamung mo nan kon hagabi an ahi mangip-iphod. The hagabi-bench is placed in the yard and it is up to the owner to have it finished. Sim: Ang-ang. 2comm. the name of a ceremony which signifies wealth and prestige. Hituwen makalin hagabi di katbalan di tagu peman This so-called prestige feast hagabi entitles a man to due respect by his co-villagers Cultural note: There is a great amount of feasting, drinking and dancing during this prestige ritual. The playing of gongs and dancing may take place for five or six nights. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) 3intrans. to perform the prestige ceremony. Mu adi nama-ag on himmagabiy tagu. But not just anyone can perform the hagabi-ceremony. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. (sem. domains: 4.5.6.1 - High status, 4.9.5 - Practice religion.) der. himmagabi

Hagophop prop. a ritual for the weeding of rice fields by women, February-March; the ritual petitions the gods for protection against rats, worms, bugs and other pests. Cal: Lukat, Pudung, Loka, Ugwid, Bolnat, Kulpi, Hagophop, Paad, Pokol, Ingngilin, Tuldag, Ponpon, Takdog, Kahiu, Hikgut, Apui; Sim: kagokoh. (sem. domains: 4.9.5.4 - Religious ceremony, 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) Lourdes S. Dulawan: Ifugao Culture and History. comp. ahihagophop

hapad₁ comm. the joining-hands marriage ritual; one of the rituals involved in the uya-uy marriage ceremony of the aristocratic class of Ifugao. [Two shamans chant the alim during the ritual; those who have performed the uya-uy may participate with the couple.] (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom, 2.6.1 - Marriage.) Lourdes S. Dulawan: Ifugao Culture and History

Hidit 1comm. ritual for peace; peace pact ritual, between enemies or opposing parties. Etaku makiang-ang hi Hidit da Bulahao ke Allaga. Let’s go see/witness the peace pact ritual between Bulahao and Allaga. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.) 2intrans. to perform the peace ritual. Munhidit da ad Tannibung. They will perform the Hidit-ritual in Tannibung. muN‑/nuN‑.

Hikgut prop. an agricultural ritual during the August-September season when the rice stored in attic is first used. Cal: Lukat, Pudung, Loka, Ugwid, Bolnat, Kulpi, Hagophop, Paad, Pokol, Ingngilin, Tuldag, Ponpon, Takdog, Kahiu, Hikgut, Apui. (sem. domains: 4.9.5.5 - Offering, sacrifice, 4.3.9.1 - Custom.)

him-ung comm. a ritual for calling the spirit of a murdered person to take revenge on the perpetrator. Sim: git’ak, bangibang. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.)

himmagabi (der. of hagabi) intrans. refers to having performed the rites of having a rich man’s bench made. Restrictions: prestige rite. Himmagabi day aammod da. Their ancestors performed the rites of having a carved bench for the rich. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.)

himong₂ comm. a dance that is performed in a march on the dikes of a ricefield. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom.)

hingngot (sp. var. hongot) 1comm. engagement to marry, engagement offerings; the main offering is usually three pigs. [The engagement offerings are brought by the man’s family to the woman’s family; the word also refers to gifts, other than animals, such as bundles of wood, and a basketful of malagkit rice with coins placed on top. The animal engagement offerings are specifically referred to as the imbango.] In-eday hingngot Juan ad Bae. They brought Juan’s engagement offerings to Bae. Ine day hingngot Bugan. They brought the animals needed for the marital engagement of Bugan. Sim: Hongot; Sim: bango, Tokop di mom-on. (sem. domains: 4.3.9.1 - Custom, 2.6.1 - Marriage.) 2trans. to give animals and other paraphernalia used in the marital engagement arrangements. Mumpakan he dakel an babuy ta waday ihngot na hin malahin. He is feeding a lot of pigs so that he will have animals to use if he decides to be married. i‑/iN‑. 3intrans. to bring the betrothal gifts for the engagement ceremony. Munhongot da Juan hi bigat. Juan will bring the animals needed for his engagement tomorrow. Munhongot hi Juan ke Ana. Juan will bring his engagement offerings to Ana. muN‑/nuN‑. 4trans. to bring necessary animals for the marital engagement. i‑ ‑an.
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