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bunwit 1comm. fishhook. Nipanot nan bunwit nah matan nan dolog. The fishhook was stuck in the eye of the fish. (sem. domains: 6.4.5 - Fishing, 6.4.5.3 - Fishing equipment.) 2trans. to hook fish; to go fishing. Etaku mumbunwit ad Ambuwaya? Shall we go fishing at Ambuwaya? Mamunwit dah dolog nah payo. They are fishing for mudfish in the ricefield. Maid di bunwiton yuh na. You will not catch anything there. Eka bumunwit hi ihda taku. You go and hook a fish for our viand. Ibunwit mu nan bunwit amam. Use the fishhook of your father. muN‑/nuN‑, maN‑, ‑um‑, ‑on, i‑.

halop trans. to catch fish by diverting the river current by building a small dike of stones; the fish are then very visible and easy to catch. Manalop da kinali pumbongbong da nan wa-el. They are catching fish by diverting the water that is why they are blocking the water in the creek. An dakol di hinalop yuh dolog? Did you catch plenty of fish? ‑on/‑in‑, maN‑. (sem. domains: 6.4.5 - Fishing.)