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Ayta (sp. var. Alta; sp. var. Aeta) prop. Philippine aborigine; short person with negroid features; native of Bataan or Zambales. Dakol di Ayta nah muyung. There are many Aytas in the forest. Sim: pugut. (sem. domains: - Family, clan.)

taytay comm. native comb; curved and placed in the hair of women. Taytay di nangdon nah buuk na. A native comb is what held her hair in place. Sim: hugud. (sem. domains: 5.4.1 - Jewelry.)

taytayyun (fr. var. of tayun) comm. the larva of a butterfly species; found in paddies hanging on plants. Dakol di inamung dah taytayyun ot ihda mi. They gathered many larva and made them into our viand. Sim: bittayyun. (sem. domains: - Insect.)

tayun₂ (fr. var. taytayyun) comm. a butterfly larvae.

bittayyun (sp. var. bittayun) 1comm. a green grub, edible; larva hangs on rice plants. Kinana nan bittayun handin mun-ani da. She ate the bittayun-grub when they were harvesting rice. Sim: taytayyun. (sem. domains: - Insect.) 2trans. to gather grubs. Eyak mamittayyun ta ihda. I am going to gather grubs to have for viand. maN‑/naN‑.

hugud 1comm. a tool for arranging the hair; a comb. Gimmatangak hi hugud. I bought a comb. Sim: taytay. (sem. domains: - Comb hair.) 2trans. to comb hair. Hugudom di buuk din golang. Comb the baby’s hair. Munhugud ka ta ahika lumahun. Comb your hair before going out. Eka munhugud. Go and comb your hair. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact.

pugut prop. dark negroid featured people in Isabela. [Some are known as Aetas.] Nalaing dan mun-anup di Pugut. Th pugut-people are good hunters. Sim: Ayta. (sem. domains: 9.7.3 - Name of a thing.)