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adi mumbayag (ph. v. of bayag) v. by negating the verb meaning ‘long time’, the concept of short time is expressed. Hay ittolyah dingngol ku handi ya handi dandani mitungo nan tulang ku ya kumananta nan kilkilang nah nih-up hi balemi ot adi mumbayag ya nakatte nan tulang kun golang. The story I heard before is that when it was nearly time for my brother to be born, there was this night bird that always sang near our house, and so the baby died in a short time. (sem. domains: 8.4.3 - Indefinite time.)

ambayung comm. betelnut bag used by both women and men, hooked on belt at the hip or the back; woven with red and black yarn and has a coiled brass handle. Inhudunay pihhuna nah ambayung na. She put her money inside her betelnut bag. Sim: pinuhha, amduko, libbutan. (sem. domains: 6.7.7 - Container.)

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.)

babbayong (sp. var. of babayung)

bagaybayon comm. tree variety with white wood that is good for carving. Pumpullohan da nan bagaybayon ta eda paoton. They were both seizing the bagaybayon-wood for their carving. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)

bay comm. an inlet of the sea containing a body of water contiguous with the sea. Ingkuyukuyugak ot e kami nunhawhawang ad Cubao, Makati, Pasay ya Manila Bay. They accompanied me and we went to Cubao, Makati, Pasay and Manila Bay. Dakol di tatagun umed Manila Bay ten himbatangan te da tibon nan kalimuhan nan algo. Many people go to Manila Bay in the afternoon because they go to see the setting of the sun. (sem. domains: 1.3.1 - Bodies of water.) Language of Borrowing: English.

bay-ak sta. to be an animal with white stomach/belly area. Bay-ak nan babuy da. Their pig has a white belly. ma‑. 6D Descriptives. (sem. domains: 8.3.3.3.5 - Animal color, marking.)

bay-an trans. to leave alone; to not interfere. Bay-an da ke ya op-opya. If they leave him alone, he is quiet. Baybay-am nan gulipu ta mange nan liting. Don’t interfere with the pipe so the water will flow. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: 4.3.4.6 - Meddle.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano. der. baybay-an

bay-u trans. to pull down something to reach what is hanging on it; bend down something to reach. [The word is particularly used about bending branches in order to pick fruit from them.] Ibay-um nan ohan hapang nan bayya-bat. You pull down one of the branches of the guava tree. Umibay-u ka nah hapang. Bend down some of the branches. i‑/iN‑, umi‑. 3E Move an object directionally. Sim: huyuk, boy’od. (sem. domains: 7.1.8 - Bend down.)

bay-un 1comm. a basket; woven out of plastic strips or buri leaves; a sack of cloth. Alam nan bay-un an natalwan hi littuku ta ie tad da-ul. Get the basket full of rattan fruit so we will bring it down. (sem. domains: 5.3 - Clothing.) 2trans. to place something in a basket or bag. Ibay-un mu nan ginattang inam. Place in a basket the things your mother bought. i‑/iN‑. 3intrans. to use a basket. Mumbay-un ka hin ume kah payo. Use the woven basket if you go to the field. muN‑/nuN‑. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

bay’a 1comm. rice wine. Dakol di baya hin waday mungkasal. There is plenty of rice wine if there is a wedding. Mala-u key duwan hinlingguwan ya damanan hiitom nan baya ta inumon taku! After about two weeks, pour out the wine from the jar and we’ll drink with you. Sim: balludbud, bubud; Syn: binnahi. (sem. domains: 5.2.3.6 - Beverage.) 2intrans. to perform a prestige feast ritual, providing wine. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. bumaya

bay’ug comm. thornless bamboo variety with thick stalk; best bamboo shoot to eat; has nettles; light to brownish in color. Naligat an matu-iy bayug takon di mumpuwok. A bayug-bamboo is hard to uproot, even by a storm. Sim: lanaw; Gen: kawayan. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

baya-bat comm. guava fruit; also refers to the tree. Kayatom didan nal-um an bayya-bat ta kapyaok hi gelly. Climb the guave tree and get the ripe ones and I’ll make them into jelly. Adim tagan hi kakan hi bayya-bat te indai ya matubol ka. Do not be eating too many guavas or you might get constipated. Pisidium guajava (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree, 5.2.3.1.2 - Food from fruit.)

bayad 1comm. payment for something. Hituwey bayad nan ginattang ku. This is the payment for what I bought. (sem. domains: 6.8.4.5 - Pay.) 2trans. to pay for something. Ibayad na nan binokla na hi gawat na. He will use his salary to pay his debts. Adim bayadan nan inalak an tinapay nah tendaan ta kay hidiyey bayad nan pihhun inutang nan munggattang hidin ha-oy. Do not pay for the bread I took from that store so that it will be the payment of the money the storekeeper borrowed from me. Maid di adi mabayadan an utang. No debt will be left unpaid. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, i‑/iN‑, ma‑ ‑an/na‑ ‑an. 3intrans. to make a payment Mumbayad hi Juan hi bigat. Juan will pay tomorrow. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

bayag 1sta. a long time. Nabayag di nundalanan mi ot ahi kami dumatong. We walked a long time before we arrived. Adika makabayyag nah pangitud-akak ke he-a te mabayag ka ke man ya tayanan daka. Do not be a a very long time where I will send you because if you stay there long, we will leave you. ma‑/na‑. 6C Process or state of inanimate objects. Sim: ehem, uhup. (sem. domains: 8.4.2.2 - A long time.) 2duration of an activity. 2.1intrans. for someone to take a long time in doing an activity. Adi mumbayag ya ume da. It will not take long and they will go. Adi mumbayag hidiyen at-attona. He will not continue for a long time in that which he is doing. muN‑/nuN‑. 2.2trans. to take a long time in accomplishing a specific task with the task cross-referenced by the affix. Adim baybayaggon nan at-attom. Do not take so much time in what you are doing. Deket waday insapata yu ya mahapul an adiyu baybayaggon. If you have vowed to do something, it is necessary that you do not delay a long time (before doing what you vowed).. ‑on/‑in‑. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano. infl. nabayag ph. v. adi mumbayag

bayak proc. to be white; to become white or faded. [The word may be used to describe anything which is a whitish color, e.g. skin, clothing.] Tagam hi bayu ta bumayak nan boga. Keep pounding so that the rice will become white. Bumayak nan kamahhita hin ihap-em. The T-shirt will whiten if you dry it. Nan mabayak an bogay alam hin umanamut ka. You get some white rice if you come home. ‑um‑/‑imm‑, ma‑. 2G Processes. Sim: bola. (sem. domains: 8.3.3.3 - Color.)

bayakbak intrans. to bubble, like boiling water. Mumbabayakbak nan inha-ang mu. The rice you are cooking is bubbling. Bumayakbak ke nan danum an nibang-ot ya kaanom. If the water bubbles then remove it from the fire. ‑um‑/‑imm‑, muN‑ CV‑. Sim: luw’ag. (sem. domains: 1.3.2 - Movement of water.)

bayanihan comm. a system for sharing the difficult and time-consuming work of ricefield agriculture. (sem. domains: 6.1 - Work.)

baybay comm. refers to any large body of water, e.g. ocean, sea. [Although the Ifugao do not live anywhere near the ocean the word is used in their oral literature and ritual language.] Dakol di dolog nah baybay. There are many fish in the sea. Maid di baybay hituh boble taku. There is no sea in our province. Sim: wangwang, wa-el, lob’ong. (sem. domains: 1.3.1 - Bodies of water.)

baybay-an (der. of bay-an) advpred. 1to consider something to be one’s responsibility or business; for this meaning, it must be negated. Adim baybay-an muntudok ya itudok mun am-in di problemam. Don’t neglect to write regularly; write anything that bothers you. Manner. (sem. domains: 3.2.1.1 - Think about.) 2to neglect or ignore a situation, responsibility or task. (sem. domains: 3.2.6 - Remember.)

bayongyong (sp. var. of bayungyung) comm. bamboo tube used for storage of salt, binokbok ‘native yeast’ or for gathering coffee beans. Napnuy bayongyong Talakka hi kape. The bamboo tube of Talakka is full of coffee beans. [Larger than the allawin-bamboo tube.]Sim: allawin. (sem. domains: 6.7.7 - Container.)

bayu 1trans. to pound something with a large piece of wood or a pestle, e.g. rice, corn, coffee, etc.; ramming with the tip of something large and elongated, as a log, post, etc. Bayuwom nan kape ta makaan nan ukina. Pound the coffee so that the skin will be removed. ‑on/‑in‑. 4A Change the structure of object. Sim: gilingan. (sem. domains: 5.2.1.2.2 - Pound in mortar and pestle.) 2intrans. to pound, usually implying the husking of rice with a pestle. Mumbayu ka te maid di iha-ang taku. Pound some rice because we do not have anyting to cook. muN‑/nuN‑.

bayube (sp. var. of bayyube)

bayuhabu comm. the bloom or flower of a rice plant; no grains yet. Bayuhabu moy page. The rice plants are blooming. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)

bayuhbu comm. a mushroom variety that grows on rotten wood. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)