bangbang trans. to spade soil; to dig soil to plant; loosen soil for planting. Bangbangom nan habal ta ahi taku tanman hi bulhe. You till the soil in the swidden and we will plant it with beans. Nalakan mabangbang nan luta te mayam-o. The soil can be easily spaded because it is soft. Mumbangbang da hi tanman dah danggu. They are tilling a spot to plant spring onions. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑. 4A Change the structure of object. Sim: baung, gaud, pala, huklay. (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124 - Plow a field.)
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gaud 1comm. spade with a long handle; used for soil and fieldwork. Nan gaud di pangaan mun nadah holok. Use the spade in removing the grasses. Doltakom hi gaud nan makakkulhin lamut. Thrust your spade into the hard root. (for the purpose of cutting it) Sim: baung, bangbang, pala, huklay. (sem. domains: 6.2.8 - Agricultural tool.) 2trans. to use long-handled spade to remove something such as stones from a site or to prepare a site for planting; to spade. Gaudom di batu ta iwelem. Spade away the stones and throw them away. Em gaudan di payo taku. Go to spade our field. ‑on/‑in‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 4A Change structure of object. (sem. domains: 126.96.36.199 - Plow a field.) 3intrans. to till the soil in the ricefield by use of the spade; durative activity. Munggaud dad uwani hi payon Pedlo. They are spading the field of Pedro today. Inilam an munggaud hi payo? Do you know how to spade a ricefield? Munggaud day liman linalaki nah payo. Five men are tilling the soil in the ricefield. muN‑/nuN‑. comp. ahigaud
kawal 1comm. harrow; used with carabao to pulverize soil. Ginuyud nan baka nan kawal. The cow pulled the harrow. (sem. domains: 6.2.8 - Agricultural tool.) 2trans. to prepare a field with a harrow. Dahdiy e mungkawal nah payo? Who will harrow the rice field? Kawalon yu nan payo ot deyan waday liting. Harrow the field, anyway there is water. Kinawal da nan payon Miguel ad kugaban. They harrowed Miguel’s field yesterday. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑. 4A Change the structure of object. (sem. domains: 188.8.131.52 - Plow a field.)