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abig₁ trans. to predict events; to foretell what will happen. [Foretelling was not a part of the traditional religion; thought to have been introduced in the early days of Christianity.] Mun-abig hi Guinniling. Guinniling is foretelling what will happen. Abigom di maat ke hiya. Predict what will happen to him. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑. Speech Verbs - Purpose is to evoke a response. (sem. domains: - Prophecy.) der. abigon

kabig₁ trans. to pull to direct the steering wheel of a vehicle. Kabigom ta umeh iniggid. Pull at the wheel to direct it to the left. Kinabig na ot ume nah kanal. He directed the vehicle into the canal. ‑on/‑in‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. (sem. domains: 7.3.2 - Move something in a direction.) Language Of Borrowing: Tagalog.