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buggan₂ adj. beauty of a female. [This may be a coinage from the name of the Ifugao heroine, Bugan.] Man-u te buggan ka mu uggem inilan mungngunu. It’s true that you are beautiful but you do not know how to work. Qualifier. Sim: maddikit, balasang, pintas. (sem. domains: 2.3.1.8.1 - Beautiful.)

balasang 1comm. young unmarried girl over thirteen; girl; a young lady. Waday imbabalem hi balasang? Do you have an unmarried daugther? Sim: buggan, maddikit, pintas. (sem. domains: 2.6.5.2 - Woman.) 2intrans. for a girl to develop and become a young woman. Bimmalasang kah hingkatang. I didn’t realize you’re a big girl now. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

maddikit comm. beautiful woman. Maddikit hi Mely. Mely is beautiful. Sim: buggan, balasang, pintas. (sem. domains: 2.6.5.2 - Woman, 2.3.1.8.1 - Beautiful.)

pintas sta. to be beautiful; pleasing to the eye. Pumintas ka hin mumpapu-lit ka. You will become beautiful if you have your hair shortened. Napintas nan tulang mu. Your sister is a beauty. ‑um‑/‑imm‑, ma‑/na‑. 6D Descriptives. Sim: buggan, maddikit, balasang. (sem. domains: 2.3.1.8.1 - Beautiful.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.