gamgam₁ 1comm. complete native attire or costume; the attire and ornaments different for men and women. Spec: balit’uk, ginuttu, padang, kango, wano, attake, balko, almador, dungdung, giniling. (sem. domains: 5.4 - Adornment, 5.3.7 - Wear clothing.) 2intrans. to wear a complete native costume. Mungamgam da te umuya-uy da. They are going to wear the complete native costume because they are performing the uya-uy. muN‑/nuN‑. 3trans. traditionally meant to dress a corpse in proper attire for the death ceremonies and burial.
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almador 1comm. white, sleeveless, native blouse. Nan almador di usalom hantuh manayo kayu. Use your native blouse when you dance. Sim: lamma; Gen: gamgam₁. (sem. domains: 5.3 - Clothing.) 2intrans. to wear the native blouse. Mun-almador ka tedeyan maka-atung. Wear the native blouse because it is very hot. muN‑/nuN‑.
attake 1comm. a necklace of ceramic beads, ordinarily they are made of a type of clay; may also be wound in the hair. Makakkaphod di attakem. Your beads are so beautiful. Sim: banungul, inipul; Gen: gamgam₁. (sem. domains: 5.4.1 - Jewelry.) 2trans. to wear a necklace of ceramic beads. Iattakem nan binanok ke apum. Wear the beads I borrowed from your grandmother. Attakeyan yu nan unga. Let the child wear the beads. i‑/iN‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 3trans. to wear beads. Mun-attake kayu hin ekayu manayo. Wear your beads when you go to dance. muN‑/nuN‑.
balit’uk 1comm. refers to gold metal. Naligat di balituk an mahamak. It is difficult to find gold. Nabalol di balituk. Gold is precious. Eda nunminas hi balituk ad Benguet. They went to mine for gold in Benguet. (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168 - Metal.) 2intrans. to wear gold jewelry. Mumbalituk ka hin ume ka nah kasar. Wear your gold jewelry when you attend the wedding. muN‑/nuN‑. 3deriv V. made of gold. [Gold usually came from the Benguet area or earlier through trade with lowlanders or the Chinese.] Sim: gombang; gen: gum’ok. 4comm. ornaments made of or coated with gold; usually in the shape of an earring. [The traditional necklaces of gold stringed pieces are shaped like a horn and are generally worn with the pang-o agate necklace.] Waday balituk nan attake na. Her necklace has a golden ornament. Gen: gamgam₁. (sem. domains: 5.4.1 - Jewelry.) der. binalatuk
balko 1comm. belt, may refer to anything which cinches the waist of a woman; may also refer to the traditional woven belt. Nan balkon inam di usalom. Use your mother's native decorative belt. Gen: gamgam₁. (sem. domains: 5.3 - Clothing.) 2intrans. to wear belt. Mumbalko ka ta adi mag-a nan ampuyom. You use your woven belt so that your skirt will not fall off. Balkowan yu nadan ampuyo yu. Wear the native decorative belt with your skirts. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, i‑/iN‑. Spec: mayad.
dungdung 1comm. female headdress for uya-uy marriage ceremony of wealth. [The headdress is in the form of a horn with a tiny wooden statue at the center, and beads hang around the statue.] Sim: kango; Gen: gamgam₁. (sem. domains: 5.4 - Adornment.) 2intrans. to use or wear the headdress. Abuna day kadangyan an mundungdung. Only the rich wear the dungdung-headdress. muN‑/nuN‑.
ginuttu (sp. var. ginutu; sp. var. ginittu) 1comm. men’s ceremonial belt worn with the loin cloth. [The belt is a series of disk-shaped rings made of shell or bone that hold the sheath of a bolo.] Konan di waday ginuttuna. Those who have a ginuttu-belt are very rare. Sim: palpaldang, gimbatan; Gen: gamgam₁. (sem. domains: 5.4 - Adornment.) 2intrans. to wear ceremonial belt. Mungginuttu ka ta latlatuwon daka. Wear a ginuttu-belt so I can take a picture of you. muN‑/nuN‑.
kango comm. 1hornbill bird, makes the sound kalao, kalao at 5:00 pm, known as the forest clock. Maid da moy kango ad Kiangan. There are no more kango-birds in Kiangan. Sim: dungdung. (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124 - Bird.) 2male headdress like a hornbill. [The headdress is a simulated skull and beak of the hornbill bird and decorated with feathers, beads and cotton; worn during the tobab dance at the end of the uya-uy feast.] Gen: gamgam₁. (sem. domains: 5.3 - Clothing.)
padang 1comm. bracelets, leg bands, worn on legs by males, made of copper. Kinapya dah padang nan giniling. They made the copper into a leg-bracelet. Gen: gamgam₁. (sem. domains: 5.4.1 - Jewelry.) 2intrans. to wear ankle bracelet. Mumpadang nan imbabalem te manayo da. Your son will wear leg-bracelets because they will perform the native dance. muN‑/nuN‑.
wano 1comm. a loincloth; a g-string. [The loincloth is still worn for special ceremonies.] In-abol nay wanon nan inayana. She wove the loincloth of her husband. Gen: gamgam₁; spec: binuhlan. (sem. domains: 5.3 - Clothing.) 2intrans. to wear a loincloth. O-oha moy matibon nunwano. Very few men wearing loincloths are seen now. Iwanom nan binanom ke Lomlom. Use the loincloth you borrowed from Lomlom. Wanowan yu hi Juan te manayo da nah iskul. Help Juan wear the loincloth because they are going to dance in school. muN‑/nuN‑, i‑/iN‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an.