Search results for "banukung"

banukung comm. a bird like a sparrow; builds its nest especially in granaries, or in churches or big buildings; light brown in color. Pinpinhod kun dongdonglon di kalin datuwen banukung. I like the tweet sounds of the banukung-bird. Sim: bud’ing, bikongkong. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.2 - Bird.)

bikongkong comm. ricebird species, brown and white spotted. Nakalligat an abulon di bikongkong. It is very hard to drive the bikongkong-bird away. Sim: banukung, bud’ing. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.2 - Bird.)

bud’ing (sp. var. budding) comm. ricebird; two species. Eka mun-abul hi buding nah payo. You go to drive away the rice birds in the fields. Naligat di mun-abul hi buding. It’s hard to drive rice birds away. Upuwon di buding di page hin adi adugan hanan page hin mamunga. The ricebirds will consume the grains of rice if the rice is not guarded when the grains begin to form. Sim: banukung, bikongkong; gen: hamuti. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.2 - Bird.) id. kay nomnom di buding