botak trans. to lie-in-wait; to attack unexpectedly from a hidden position. Dehdih Juan an od-odnanay otak an botakonah Pedro. Juan is there with a bolo lying in wait for Pedro. Adika ot maohhan ume te wada man kanu on mangalanan mumbotak nah dalan. Don’t go by yourself because they say that someone who is seeking revenge is going to ambush you. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. Sim: bolaad. (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124.1 - Ambush.)
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mangalana (der. of ala) nom. an extended meaning of the root meaning to ‘get something’; the person who seeks revenge by prowling at night. Wadaday mangalanan numbotak ad Baguinge. There were prowlers waylaying in Baguinge. Uggan da mangalana didan ammod taku. Our ancestors usually went out hunting for revenge (at night.) Tumakut day tatagu an bumudal nah hilong te hay mangalana. People fear going out at night because of the people who hunt to revenge. maN‑.