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ahiani (comp. of ani, ahi) nom. season for harvesting rice. [This is also a time for homecomings, drinking, making rice cakes, and merry-making; months of June and July] Magibbuy ahiani ne ahiyak umali. After rice harvest time, then I will come. Dakol di baya nah ahi ani. There is much rice wine during harvest season. Cal: iwang, lawang, ti-algo, ahitul-u, ahiani; Gen: ahi; Syn: ahitul-u. (sem. domains: 8.4.1 - Period of time, 6.2 - Agriculture.)

ahi₂ dervN. time-of; season-of; compounds with verbs to indicate important event times. Mun-uubbu hanadan tatagu te ahigabut. The people will share-work because it is the season for cleaning ricefields. Ahi taku umeh did bobleh ahiani. We will go to the barrio during the harvest season. Spec: ahiani, ahibungaan, ahigabut, ahigaud, ahihagophop, ahikotolan, ahikulpi, ahilai, ahipaad, ahipuwok, ahitul-u, ahitunod, ahikagokoh, ahiadug. (sem. domains: 8.4.1 - Period of time.) ahiudanan comp. ahiadug comp. ahiani comp. ahibakle comp. ahibungaan comp. ahigabut comp. ahigaud comp. ahihagophop comp. ahihopnak comp. ahikagokoh comp. ahikotolan comp. ahikulpi comp. ahilai comp. ahilida comp. ahitul-u

ahitul-u (comp. of tul-u, ahi) nom. the rice harvest season. [This is the time of homecomings, drinking, making rice cakes and merry-making; June and July.] Cal: iwang, lawang, ti-algo, ahitul-u, ahiani; Gen: ahi; Syn: ahiani. (sem. domains: 8.4.1 - Period of time, 6.2 - Agriculture, 6.2.5 - Harvest.)

iwang comm. refers to the period of ricefield preparation including weeding, making mulch mounds, mending dikes, spading and transplanting. [This period lasts 4-5 months.] Cal: iwang, lawang, ti-algo, ahitul-u, ahiani. (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture.)

lawang comm. planting season, the rice seedlings are transplanted from the seed bed to the field. [Transplanting of seedlings from seed beds to paddies takes place from early December through January.] general: Some speakers call this season kiwang, rather than lawang. Cal: iwang, lawang, ti-algo, ahitul-u, ahiani. (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture.)

ti-algo (sp. var. tialgo) comm. refers to the 3-month dry season, March through May; time for people to travel and visit one another; time to burn areas for swidden plots and shift farms; summer. Cal: iwang, lawang, ti-algo, ahitul-u, ahiani. (sem. domains: 8.4.1 - Period of time.)

mumbinnaddang (sp. var. mumbaddang) rec. to help one another in work. Munbaddang kayun mangingunu ketuwe. Help each other work on this. Munbibinnaddang taku nah ahiani. Let us help one another during harvest time. muN‑ ‑inn‑/nuN‑ ‑inn‑.