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bohwat₂ comm. the first night of a wake. [The first night is the night when they place the cadaver into a coffin or let it sit in a chair. The number of days and nights of a wake is dependent on the ability of relatives to produce animals to be butchered for feeding those who come to keep vigil.] Hi hilong di bohwat ad Ambabag. Tonight is the first night of the wake in Ambabag. (sem. domains: 2.6.6.3 - Funeral, 2.6.6.5 - Bury.)