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bantay trans. to guard; watch over someone or something. Bantayam tun igattang inam. Watch over these goods your mother is selling. Mumbantay kah tu. Guard this place. Ha-oy di oggan mumbantay nah tendaan ya ha-oy di mangdon hi aladdun nan drawer. I am the one who frequently watches over the store and I am the one who holds the key to the drawer. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, muN‑/nuN‑. 5C Goal oriented sites. Sim: adug. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

adug to guard something or someone. 1.1trans. to watch over; to guard. Adugan yu nan ihda te ibtik nan puha. Guard the viand because the cat will run off with it. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 5C Goal oriented actions. Sim: bantay. 1.2trans. to guard a baby implies one babysits; take care of a baby. Mun-adug kah golang hi bigbigat. You will baby sit tomorrow. muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: 4.3.4.5.2 - Care for.) 1.3caus. to have someone babysit. Ipaadug ku nan golang ke he-ah bigat ta umeyak ad Lagawe. I will have you babysit the baby tomorrow so that I can go to Lagawe. ipa‑/impa‑. comp. ahiadug

mangdon (infl. of odon) refers to the person who holds something. Ha-oy di oggan mumbantay nah tendaan ya ha-oy di mangdon hi aladdun nan drawer. I was the one who sometimes guarded the store and I was the one who held a key to the drawer. maN‑. (sem. domains: 7.4 - Have, be with.)