alte comm. liver; may refer to the internal organ of humans or animals. [Boys chasing dragonflies say it in frustration when they nearly catch one but it gets away.] Ihaang yu nan alten di manuk ta hinaey ihdan nan golang. You cook the chicken’s liver and that will be the child’s viand. Ibtik muy altem te tuwe da nan mampap ke he-a. Run for your life (lit. liver) because the people coming to catch you are nearing you. (sem. domains: 2.1.8 - Internal organs.) id. ibtik muy altem
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apgu comm. bile sac; gall bladder. [In the traditional religion, the bile sac of chickens is an omen-bearing entity that is examined during divination rituals.] Nan apgu di pangitib-an da hin pumhod. The gall bladder is where they see if he will be cured. Ongal di apgun nan manuk. The bile sac of the chicken is big. (sem. domains: 2.1.8 - Internal organs.) id. kay napdit di apgu na
bal’a 1comm. breathing organ of humans, fowls and animals; lungs. Waday dogonah balana. He has sickness in his lungs. Nittok kanu tuwalih alte na ya hi bala na. They said that he had been stabbed right in the liver and lungs. (sem. domains: 2.1.8 - Internal organs.) 2sta. indicating that something is in the lungs. Nibala nan dogona. His sickness is in his lungs. mi‑/ni‑.