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bilin 1comm. a message; a request. Nganney bilin dan ha-oy hi bale? What message did the people at home have for me? Sim: paad. (sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say.) 2trans. to give advice. Bilinom nan imbabalem ta adida munay-ayyam nah kalata. Advise your children not to play in the streets. ‑on/‑in‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. (sem. domains: 4.5.3 - Exercise authority.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

biling₁ comm. a game of flipping coins or cards. [Names regarding winner or loser depends on th picture on either side of the coin, e.g. a person or wing on the one centavo piece.] Naapputak nah biling. I was defeated in the heads or tails game. Mumbibiling nadan u-unga. The children are flipping cards. muN‑, maki‑. (sem. domains: 4.2.6 - Entertainment, recreation.)

biling₂ trans. to examine something carefully; to search carefully among things in a container or things that are stacked together. Bilibilingona nadan bulawati na te waday punhamak na. He is examining closely his clothes because he is looking for something. ‑on/‑in‑. 4E Perception and Cognition. Sim: bilibili, bidade, binbin. (sem. domains: 2.3.1 - See.)

bidade trans. to scrutinize something by holding and turning, usually done when buying something. Bidabidadeom yaden adim gatangon. You are turning it over and over and yet you will not buy it. ‑on/‑in‑. 4E Perception and Cognition. Sim: bilibili, binbin, biling. (sem. domains: 2.3.1 - See.)

bilibili trans. to look closely at something; inspect. Bilibiliyok nadan tulun lalaki ya maid pinhod kun dida. I inspected the three men and I didn’t like any of them. ‑on/‑in‑. 4E Perception and Cognition. Sim: bidade, binbin, biling. (sem. domains: 2.3.1.3 - Examine.)

binbin trans. to examine closely; look closely at something. Bininbin ku nan igatang da an sweater ot gatangok nan maingit. I carefully examined the sweaters they were selling and bought the red one. ‑on/‑in‑. 4E Perception and Cognition. Sim: bilibili, bidade, biling. (sem. domains: 2.3.1 - See.)

paad 1comm. a message sent through someone. Hay paad amam ya umanamut ka hi bigat. The message of your father is for you to go home tomorrow. Sim: bilin. (sem. domains: 3.5.2.1 - Report.) 2trans. to send message verbally to another through someone. Impaad da an alam kanu nan bulwatina. He sent word that you are to bring his clothes along with you. i‑/iN‑. Speech Verbs - General.

diing 1intrans. to twirl; to spin. [The most common use of the word is in relation to children spinning the bowwot tops.] Dumiing nan kinapya nan bowwot. The top he made spins. Adi dumiing te maid patak na. It cannot spin because it has no nail. Mundi-ingan nadan bowwot da. Their tops were spinning. Madiing nan bowwot na. His top spins beautifully. Madiing di bowwot Pedro. The top of Pedro spins beautifully. Mumbibiling da ke, ne mahapul an pakaipaddiing da nan kalang on ahida kinaluban. If they are playing biling, they must make the coin spin very well before they cover it. ‑um‑/‑imm‑, muN‑/nuN‑, ma‑. 2B Movement, change of position. Sim: tiyong. (sem. domains: 7.3.5 - Turn something.) 2comm. toy top. der. paddiing