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bugbug 1trans. to detach corn kernels from cob; to pick coffee beans from tree. Bugbugom nan gahhilang ta ipakan mun nah manuk. Shell the corn and feed the chicken. Mumbugbug hi Juan. Juan is removing corn from the cob. Bumugbug kah kanon nan gawgawa. Shell some corn for the ducks to eat. Nabugbug mo nan kanon di manuk. The corn for the chicken is already shelled. ‑on, muN‑, ‑um‑, ma‑. (sem. domains: 7.3.2.7 - Take something out of something.) 2detach produce. 3trans. corn cob, i.e. the shelled remains. Amungon yu nadan namugbugan yu ta itungu taku. Gather the shelled-corn-cobs for us to use for firewood. maN‑/naN‑. infl. mamugbug

Nabugbugan di Ido prop. a class of gods that are considered to be very evil by the Ifugao. Syn: Nangga Ido. Lourdes S. Dulawan: Ifugao Baki (Rituals for Man and Rice Culture)

Nangga Ido prop. a class of gods that are considered to be very evil by the Ifugao. Syn: Nabugbugan di Ido. (sem. domains: 4.9.2 - Supernatural being.) Loudes S. Dulawan: Ifugao Baki (Rituals for Man and Rice Culture)

bangnga 1comm. pipe for smoking; made of brass or bamboo. [The brass pipes are rarely found now; in fact, few people smoke pipes today.] Ena tinutungan di bangngana. He went to light his pipe. Sim: tagungngok, gullingngay. (sem. domains: 6.7.7 - Container.) 2intrans. to use a smoking pipe Mumbangngah apuna. His grandfather smokes a pipe. muN‑/nuN‑. 3intrans. to use something other than the typical pipe for smoking. Ibangnga nay nunbugbugan hi gahhilang. He uses a corn cob for a pipe. i‑/iN‑.