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akup₁ comm. owl, small species; size of young chicken, tastes like chicken, has white eggs. Tumakutak hi akup nah hilong. I am afraid of owls at night. Strigiformes spec: bulayyu. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.2 - Bird.)

bulayyu comm. a large owl. [The owl’s call is believed to be an omen of death.] Deket tumukutukuk di bulayyu on wada kanuy mate. If the owl keeps on calling (lit. shouting), someone will die, so they say. Strigformes gen: akup. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.2 - Bird.)