Search results for "bula"

ambubulan comm. upper frame of house, consisting of four pieces of wood forming a rectangle and supported by two parts called baknang. pt: baknang. (sem. domains: 6.5.1 - Building.)

Ambulan (bulan) prop. moon deity. [Ambulan is the child of the god, Maknongan; chickens are offered to keep the moon shining - a result of the fear of an eclipse; during an eclipse, people shout and call for the moon to shine again.] (sem. domains: 4.9.2 - Supernatural being.)

bula trans. to discharge something from the mouth; spit out. Nabhug tun golang te ibula nay kanona. This child is full because he is spitting out his food. i‑/iN‑. 3B Move and release object. (sem. domains: 2.2.3 - Spit, saliva.)

bulabbulan (bulan) full, bright moon. Sim: ongal di bulan.

bulad trans. to unclench hand; to force-open someone’s clenched hand. Buladom ya- di taklen tun golang te inhabungul nay buuk ku. Please open the child’s hand because he is grasping my hair. Binulad da nan taklen Bugan an ingkawot nah wannon Kabbigat. They unclenched/opened Bugan’s hand which was grasping Kabbigat’s loin cloth. ‑on/‑in‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. Sim: balukyad. (sem. domains: 7.3.4.5 - Actions of the hand.)

bulag proc. to become blind. Golang ot mabulag te tinayanan hanadan tutulang na. He was a baby when he became blind because his brothers/sisters left him alone. Binulag di papan di ohan matana. One of his eyes was blinded by a bullet. Adina pinhod an ituduy numbulag ke hiya te kal-in patayon da. He does not want to point out who made him blind because they might kill him. ‑on/‑in‑, ma‑, muN‑nuN‑. Sim: budking, bulding; Sim: kulap, budking, bulding. (sem. domains: 2.3.1 - See, 2.5.4.1 - Blind.) Language Of Borrowing: Tagalog.

bulak comm. tree, cottonwood variety. Bokon tiempon di bulak ad uwani. It’s not yet the time of cottonwood-trees to bear. Maphod di muntanom hi bulak na aldattan ta waday ahi pangalaan hi kapyaon hi pungan. It’s good to plant cottonwood-trees at ones backyard so there would be something to get for the making of pillows. Sim: kapok, malakapat; Syn: malakapat. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)

bulakbul 1comm. one who wanders about without purpose; drifter. Tuttudwam nan imbabalem ta adi mumbalin hi bulakbul. Train your child so he will not become a drifter. Bulakbul ad uwani te nungkaan hi iskul. He is a drifter now because he dropped out of school. (sem. domains: 7.2 - Move.) 2intrans. to loiter around; to gallivant. Mumbulakbul ka an adim homkon di ammod mu. You are just loitering around (doing nothing) not pitying your parents. muN‑/nuN‑. Sim: duka. (sem. domains: 6.1.2.4.2 - Lazy.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

bulalakki comm. refers to handsome young men in the Ifugao Hudhud epics. {literary} (sem. domains: 2.3.1.8 - Appearance.)

bulan₁ 1comm. moon. Ongal nan bulan. The moon is big/full. (sem. domains: 1.1.1.1 - Moon.) 2intrans. for the moon to shine. Indanit bumulan ta ahi taku ume. Wait for the moon to shine before we go. Bimmubbulan handi hilong. The moon shone brightly last night. Pinaddi min immeh bale da handih bimmulan. We purposely went to their house during a moonlit night. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. (sem. domains: 8.3.3 - Light.) 3comm. full moon; bright moon. Dakol di makihalud hin bulabbulan. There are many serenading/courting on the nights when the moon is full. Manomnom ku ya bulabbulan dih natayana. I remember he died on a full-moon-night. CV(C)CV‑ C‑. Ambulan bulabbulan natalak di bulan der. bumulan n. ph. kahabonan di bulan n. ph. kaha-alan di bulan n. ph. katalakan di bulan n. ph. katanungan di bulan n. ph. katom-angan di bulan n. ph. ongal di bulan

bulan₂ month. 1.1comm. month. Kaatnay bulan mu? How many months pregnant are you? Kaatnay bulana? How many months old is he? (sem. domains: 8.4.1 - Period of time.) 1.2nom. monthly; every month. Binulan an bumuddu nan dogona. Every month his sickness reoccurs. ‑in‑. der. binulan der. kabulabulan

bulang 1comm. a cockfight. Waday bulang hi Sabadu. There will be a cockfight on Saturday. (sem. domains: 4.2.6 - Entertainment, recreation.) 2trans. cocks fighting. Mumbubulang da hi bigat. There is going to be a cockfight (lit. cocks will fight) tomorrow. Em ibulang tun baud ku. Take this cock to fight. E makibulang hi Sabadu nadan iMabbalat. Those from Mabbalat will go to the cockfight on Saturday. Bumobboh-ol hi Vicente te hinnatkon di nangibulang hi poltana nah bulangan. Vicente is very mad because somebody else had his cock fight in the cockpit. muN‑, i‑, maki‑, nangi‑. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano. der. bulangan

bulangan (der. of bulang) comm. a structure built purposely for cockfighting, in the form of an arena. Imme da nah bulangan te Linggud uwani. They went to the cockpit because it’s Sunday today. ‑an. Syn: bularit.

bulangon comm. 1monkey. Umipatatawa nan bulangon te inila nan maniboh kutu. The monkey is funny (lit. laughable) because he knows how to look for lice. 2monkey-like design in weaving, used only in blankets or skirts. id. kay natukal an bulangon

bularit comm. a cockpit, small mini-cockpit. Wada ni-an di bularit ad Pico. There used to be a small cockpit in Pico. Syn: bulangan. (sem. domains: 4.2.6 - Entertainment, recreation.) Language Of Borrowing: Tagalog.

bulayyu comm. a large owl. [The owl’s call is believed to be an omen of death.] Deket tumukutukuk di bulayyu on wada kanuy mate. If the owl keeps on calling (lit. shouting), someone will die, so they say. Strigformes gen: akup. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.2 - Bird.)

Hay tagu umat hi bulan, naongal on naittay. (say. of tagu) A person’s life is like the moon, sometimes it’s full, sometimes it’s small.

kabulabulan (der. of bulan) nom. every month Kabulabulan an umali da. They come every month. (sem. domains: 8.4.5.1.1 - Series.)

kaha-alan di bulan (n. ph. of bulan) comm. the last quarter of the moon. (sem. domains: 1.1.1.1 - Moon.)

kahabonan di bulan (n. ph. of bulan) comm. the first quarter of the moon (sem. domains: 1.1.1.1 - Moon.)

katalakan di bulan (n. ph. of bulan) comm. new moon. Umala da allama na katalakan di bulan. They catch crabs during the new moon. (sem. domains: 1.1.1.1 - Moon.)

katanungan di bulan (n. ph. of bulan) comm. full moon. Umali da katanungan di bulan. They will come during the full moon. (sem. domains: 1.1.1.1 - Moon.)

katom-angan di bulan (n. ph. of bulan) nom. half-moon. Nah katom-angan di bulan ya waday umali. During half-moon, someone will come (sem. domains: 1.1.1.1 - Moon.)

kay natukal an bulangon (id. of bulangon) to feel lazy (lit. like a sleepy monkey).

labulab (sp. var. labu) 1intrans. to use swear words; to use vulgar language. [It is considered extremely bad behavior to use vulgar language in the presence of any relative of the opposite sex up to 3rd cousins.] Panioy munlabulab namam-a ten wada day tutulang. It is taboo to use vulgar language, especially in the presence of brothers and sisters. Adika munlabulab te ad-adin dongdonglon. Don’t talk indecently because it’s not good to hear. muN‑/nuN‑. 1C General class. (sem. domains: 3.5.5.1 - Obscenity.) 2trans. Panion labulaban di aammod. It is evil to use vulgar words to parents. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an.