Search results for "diket"

diket (sp. var. dikit) comm. rice, glutinous. Kapyaom nan diket hi binakle. Make the glutinous rice into rice cakes. Syn: dayakkot. (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

gulun comm. grass; may refer specifically to cogon grass, used for thatch. Unga ke ya mabungot, diket na-ongal ya ma-ule. (gulun) While it is young, it is cruel, when it gets old, it is kind. (grass)(riddle) Nganney atop di bale yu, gulun? What is the roofing of your house, cogon grass? (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.) der. magulun

kawayan comm. bamboo, thornless variety. An inilam an munlagga hi kawayan? Do you know how to weave bamboo? Hay kawayan di pundulung yu. Use the bamboo for your flooring. Deket ittay dakol di bulwatina; mo diket naungal ya inwili nay bulwatina. (kawayan) It has plenty of clothes when young but parts with them when it grows old. (bamboo)(riddle) Spec: bay’ug, bikal, ano, kiling. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)