bayyube (sp. var. bayube) 1comm. a cane-grass symbol of prohibition; no trespassing symbol. Eyak makimmah balen da Gabina ya numbayyube da ot adiyak humgop. I was going to chew betelnut at Gabina’s house but they had placed the prohibition sign so I did not enter. Adika gumawah na te neyay bayube/pudung. Don’t step into that part for there’s a keep-off sign. Sim: pudung, pile. (sem. domains: 3.5.6 - Sign, symbol.) 2trans. to prohibit an action. Bayubeyan yu nadan page nah pingngit di kalata. Put a keep-off sign on the rice grains along the path. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an.
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immatun (sp. var. imatun) 1trans. to recognize something or someone; to identify. Immatunam hin hituwe nan gaud mu. See if you can recognize this spade as yours. Maimmatun nan manuk ku te maid iwit na. My chicken is recognizable because it has no tail. Hanada ken aammod ya adida pakaimmatun hi inap-apu da. Our old folks hardly recognize their grandchildren. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, ma‑, paka‑. 5C Goal oriented site. Sim: bigbig, matmat. (sem. domains: 3.2.3 - Know.) 2comm. sign. Nganney immatun hi indat amam an pangimmatunan dan imbabale daka. What identifying sign did your father give for their recognition of you as his child. (sem. domains: 3.5.6 - Sign, symbol.)
malka (sp. var. marka) 1comm. any identifying mark, e.g. brand on animal. Inilana di malkan nan baka da. He knows the brand of their cow. Hituwey marka an inha-ad da nah baka. This is the brand they placed on the cow. (sem. domains: 3.5.6 - Sign, symbol.) 2trans. to brand or place an identifying mark on something. Malkaan yu nadan baka. Brand the cows. Mummalka dah nuwang nah pastu. They are branding carabao in the pasture. Minalkaana nan saku. He placed an identifying mark on the sack. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, muN‑/nuN‑. 5A Changing state of site by adding something. (sem. domains: 7.7.7 - Mark.) Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: marca.
singyal (sp. var. sinyas; sp. var. sinyal) 1comm. a prearranged signal. Hay singyal taku ya duwan adukken ihiw. Our signal will be two long whistles. (sem. domains: 3.5.6 - Sign, symbol.) 2comm. an identifying mark. Waday singyal nah tuktuk na kinali inimatunan da. He had an identifying mark on his head, that’s how they recognized him. 3intrans. to signal. Munsingyal da an umali dah tu. They are signalling that they are coming here. muN‑/nuN‑. 4trans. to place a sign or to signal someone to give a message. Singyalam nan dalan ta adida matalak nan mungkitun-ud. Place a sign on the road so that those who are following will not be lost. Siningyalan da hi krus. They placed a cross-mark. Singyalam dida an wada taku moh tu. Signal them that we are already here. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 5A Change state of site by adding something. (sem. domains: 7.5.9 - Put.) Language Of Borrowing: Spanish.