bultung 1comm. wrestling. Bultung di aton di ammod dih donen manginila hin dahdiy munlay-a. Wrestling was the method by which our forefathers determined who was lying. Syn: alibadbad. (sem. domains: 4.8.2 - Fight.) 2intrans. to wrestle. [Wrestling was traditionally used to settle property boundary disputes, kiggad; the boundary was set wherever one was pushed and downed the farthest. Wrestling was also used in accusations of theft, ako, with two suspects, the loser was considered to be the thief.] Etaku ang-angon nadan mumbultung. Let’s go and see those who will wrestle. Ibultung da ta tibon da hin daanay koltog tun luta. They are going to wrestle to see the boundary of this land. muN‑/nuN‑, i‑/iN‑. Sim: pali₂.
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iyag intrans. to cheer. Mun-iyag da nadan tatagu handi waday bultung. The people were cheering when there was wrestling. Mun-iya-iyag dan mangmangnge an ito-ol day “He, he, he.” As they go along, the men keep cheering lustily, “He, he, he.” Nagibbu key gopana, umiyag dan am-in nan tagu, “Hahaggiyon! After the speech, everyone cheers “Hahaggiyon!” muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 1D Sounds. Sim: olwag. (sem. domains: 220.127.116.11 - Praise, 18.104.22.168 - Types of sounds.)
mann’u 1intrans. to equalize two things; to be just in equalizing; to be fair. Mummanno kayu mo nah hummangan yu. Be fair in your agreemnet. Nummannu da mo. There, their winnings are equal now (in gambling). muN‑/nuN‑. 2trans. to equalize a particular thing. Imannu da nan bultung. They have equalized their wrestling ability. i‑.