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alig comm. 1a species of small honeybee, nests inside tree trunks in forest, also in walls inside homes; light brown striped color. Nabukal da nadan alig. The small honeybees scattered. Sim: babayung, balingog, pahok, pappahluk, iyyukan. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.) 2honey (from this bee); considered to be second class honey. Malumiiy alig. Honey is sweet. (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food.)

Aliguyun prop. name of man; name of folk hero. [Aliguyun is the husband of Aginnaya in the Hudhud literature. The Lambrecht dictionary states that he is the elder brother of Aginnaya.] Restrictions: Hudhud epic. {literary}

aligwa intrans. to spring up violently or suddenly after being quiet and still. Handih immaligwah Dulnuan ya binumtik da mo nan tatagu. When Dulnuan sprang up, the people ran away. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 2B Movement, change of position. (sem. domains: 7.1.1 - Stand.)

andong 1sta. to be straight; refers to something which has the attribute of being straight, not bent or crooked Maandong nan kaiw. The wood is straight. Maka-andong nan patanong mu. Your cane is very straight. ma‑/na‑, makaC‑. 6C Process or state of inanimate objects. Sim: linteg, limpiyu. (sem. domains: 8.3.1.3 - Straight.) 2straighten. 2.1trans. to straighten something. Andongon yu nan linya yu. Straighten your line. Inandong da nan kaiw. The straightened the wood. ‑on/‑in‑. (sem. domains: 7.7.4 - Press.) 2.2intrans. refers to a reflexive action of straightening oneself. Kalyam nadan u-ungat mun-andong dan tumaddog. Tell the children to stand straight and to straighten their lines. muN‑/nuN‑. 2.3trans. refers to a straightening action that quantifies the object being acted upon. Umandong ka nah gumok. Straighten some of the iron bars. 3sta. to be fair or just in judgment. Maandong di nunhumalyan nan huwes. The judge gave a fair decision. (sem. domains: 4.3.1 - Good, moral.) infl. maandong

balen di alig comm. honeycomb of the alig-bee.

baliga comm. pressure bar used in loom weaving; used to press thread against what is already woven. Inhoplat nan ha-on nan baliga She beat me with the pressure loom. Whole: ablan. (sem. domains: 6.7.8 - Parts of tools.)

disaag 1intrans. to alight from vehicle; to get off a vehicle. Mundisaag taku hi bale. We will get off the vehicle at home. Dumisaag taku nah pottok di baleda. We will get off directly in front of their house. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. (sem. domains: 7.2.3.3 - Leave.) 2trans. to unload from a vehicle, usually cargo. Idisaag mu tun kargak. Unload my cargo. i‑/iN‑.

kialigan nom. a comparison of one thing with another; a comparison of a person or something a person does with another. [This word is used frequently in the Tuwali
Bible, particularly in verses that record the comparisons that Jesus used in his teaching.
]
Ha-oy di kialigan nan maphod an tagun mumpaptok hi kalnero. (Juan 10:14a) I am like the good person who cares for sheep. Sim: mialig. (sem. domains: 8.3.5.2 - Compare.)

ligalig trans. to cut around a trunk, branch or stick so that it can be felled or broken easily. Ligaligom nan hapang ta ukood nan maphak. Cut around the branch so that it will break off by itself. Naligalig ke nan longhom ya taynam. If you have cut around the tree you are to fell, leave it. ‑on/‑in‑, ma‑/na‑. 4A Change the structure of an object. (sem. domains: 7.8.3 - Cut.)

mangipaligligat (infl. of ligat) caus. refers to someone or something that causes hardship or trouble. mangipa‑ CVC‑/nangipa‑ CVC‑. (sem. domains: 4.3.4.1 - Do evil to.)

mialig sta. to be comparable in some way; a figurative form that indicates that one thing or event is compared to another by way of illustration. Hay maulen kali ya mialig nah iyyukan an malumii, paphodonay gibok ya pal-otona nan mangngol. (Proverbs 16:24) A kind word can be compared to honey that is sweet, it causes a good feeling and strengthens the one who hears. mi‑. Sim: kialigan. (sem. domains: 8.3.5.2 - Compare.)

opa₂ 1trans. to land or alight some place; usually referring to a bird alighting somewhere; may also be used of a plane landing. Daanay opaan nan gawwang? Where will the crow alight? ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 5A Changing state of site by adding something. 2intrans. to alight or land on something. Inumpa nan hamuti nah hapang. The bird alighted on the branch. ‑um‑/‑inum‑. (sem. domains: 7.2.2.5 - Move down.)

pangel sta. does not fit properly; unaligned. Nipangel nan hukap na. The cover does not fit properly. mi‑/ni‑.

taligonggong (sp. var. of tuligonggong) trans. to make something circular; to be circular. Taligonggongon yu nan matan nan tagtaggu. Make the eyes of the wooden figure circular. Ugge nataligonggong nan kinapyam. What you made is not circular. Nan kinapyan Bugan di kataltalligonggongan an am-in. What Bugan made has the most perfectly circular form than all others. (sem. domains: 8.3.1 - Shape.)

tuligonggong (sp. var. taligonggong) infl. natuligonggong

agip 1sharpen or align by cutting. 1.1trans. to sharpen to a point; to align by cutting [The traditional method for killing a pig for sacrifice was to pierce the heart with a sharpened stick.] Agipan yu nan bilau. Sharpen the tip of the canegrass stick to a point. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 5B Changing state of site by the removal of something. (sem. domains: 7.8.3 - Cut.) 1.2trans. to sharpen, an indefinite object to be sharpened is in view. Umagip kah bilau ta pun-wiwik. Sharpen a canegrass stick for piercing (a pig). 2trans. to align teeth by cutting. Kay inagip di bab-ana It’s as if her teeth have been aligned by cutting. ‑on/‑in‑.

buggan₁ comm. dragonfly species; light brown colored; it seldom alights. Dakol di buggan nah payo. There is a lot of buggan dragonflies in the ricefield. Sim: ballahang, dudduti; Gen: du-uti. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.)

dolop intrans. to align or unite together to accomplish a task. Mundodollop dat eda hogpon hidiyen kuwantel di Ippangyol. They became allies to enter the camp of the Spanish. muN‑/nuN‑. 1B Movement with a directional component. (sem. domains: 4.1.5 - Unity.)

lok’a 1trans. to bring down something; to take something down from shelf. Lokahom nan hukup ta mangan taku. Bring down the rice basket (from the shelf) so we’ll eat. ‑on/‑in‑. 4C Convey/bring objects toward agent. (sem. domains: 7.3.2.5 - Lower something.) 2intrans. to come down; alight from a vehicle or animal; dismount. Munloka ka nah lugan. Come down from that vehicle. Lumka ka nah kabayu te nable. Dismount from the horse because it is tired. ‑um‑/‑imm‑, muN‑. (sem. domains: 7.2.2.5 - Move down.)

para₂ 1adjunct. this word is said when riding a vehicle upon reaching a destination. Para! Hitu kami mo. Stop! We’ll get down here. Interjection. (sem. domains: 9.2.7 - Interjections.) 2v. to stop a vehicle to ride or alight. Mumpara nan nunlugan yaden ugge dingngol nan munmaneho. The passenger told the driver to stop but he did not hear. Mumpara kami handi nala-u kayu mu ugge yu intikod. We were asking you to stop when you passed by but you didn’t stop. Paraon yu nan tolak an mangali. Stop the vehicle that is coming. Paraom hin mipottok takuh bale. Stop the vehicle when we are directly in front of our house. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑on/‑in‑.

ablan comm. the loom for weaving; refers to all of the separate pieces. [Formerly, women did a lot of weaving as the grain was ripening so that everyone would have new skirts and loin clothes when people joined together for harvesting and celebrating.] Maid day mun-abol ad uwanin dakol te natalak day ablan. Not many weave today because the looms have been lost. Part: uluwan, lolottan, gul-unnan, baliga, hikittan, kalabig. (sem. domains: 6.6.1 - Working with cloth.)

babayung (sp. var. babbayong) comm. bumble bee; short antena in head, body seems to be wooly with yellow spots on it. Nabukal hanadan babbayung. The bumble bees have scattered. Sim: alig, balingog, pahok, pappahluk, iyyukan; Spec: pahpahluk, balingog, kamming-it, inalit. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.)

balingog comm. bee species; like the pappahluk bee but it buries eggs in the ground. Sim: alig, babayung, pahok, pappahluk, iyyukan; Gen: babayung. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.)

iyyukan (sp. var. iyukan) comm. 1bee, large, honey species. [The hive of the bee is above ground hanging on trees, a brown color. The harvest of the honey is done in September; this harvest is considered to be 1st class honey.] Kinalatak hi iyyukan. The bee stung me. Sim: alig, babayung, balingog, pahok, pappahluk. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.) 2may refer to the honey that the bee produces.

pahok₂ comm. insect like a bee, makes weblike nest in the ground; buries eggs in the ground. [The young ones are good to eat.] Kina-utan da nadan balen di pahok. They dug out the hives of the pahok-bee. Sim: alig, babayung, balingog, pappahluk, iyyukan. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.)