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giwi comm. rattan fruit, smaller variety. Makaantam di giwi. Giwi-fruit is very sour. (sem. domains: 5.2.3.1.2 - Food from fruit.)

wigiwig 1trans. to shake head back and forth, sideways, with negative meaning. Adim iwigiwig te teyan maphod tun pungkalik. Don’t shake your head because all that I am telling you is good. i‑/iN. 3G Move body or body parts directionally. Sim: yang-od. (sem. domains: 3.5.6.1 - Gesture.) 2intrans. to shake head back and forth. Munwigwigiwig handi dingngol na nan inat mu. He was shaking his head when he heard what you did. muN‑/nuN‑.

yang-od v. to nod head; up and down motion of head; a gesture of agreement or approval. Munyangyang-od handi munhummangan da. He was nodding his head when they were talking. Iyang-od mu ten damuwom. Nod your head when you meet him. Kayang-oyang-od nan nanganga. The mute person nods readily. muN‑/nuN‑, i‑/iN‑, ka‑. 1B Movment with a directional component. Sim: wigiwig. (sem. domains: 3.5.6.1 - Gesture.) yangyang-od

wingi 1trans. to turn the head to the side. Iwingim ad Lagawe ta tibom an waday dilag da. Turn your head towards Lagawe and see if they have lights. i‑/iN‑. 3G Move body parts directionally. Sim: atuwingwing, liggu, balungango. (sem. domains: 7.1.9 - Move a part of the body.) 2v. to turn the head from side to side. Handi ke ya deket test mi on mahapul an adi kami munwingiwingi. At that time, whenever we had a test, we must not turn our heads from side to side. muN‑/nuN‑ CV(C)CV‑. 3trans. to turn head to see something in particular; this form expresses a purpose for turning the head. <The affix cross-references a goal-object.> Oggan mu wingiyon nan golang an mun-ay-ayyam nah dola. Once in a while turn your head to check on the child playing in the yard. ‑on/‑in‑.