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goh-om intrans. 1to grunt. [A grunting sound usually made by a pig but at times, old people may make the sound, or can be part of a chant.] Munggoh-om nan babuy te nauwo nin. The pig is grunting because it might be thirsty. muN‑/nuN‑. 1D Sounds. Sim: ayyong, ayyog. 2to hum, may not have tune. [In the past, humming was used to express approval or in anticipation of something pleasurable, e.g. feast; it had sometimes been used to express a desire to do harm to an enemy.] Munggoh-om da nadan tatagu. The people were humming. Goh-oman yu nan kanta yu. Do some humming parts in your song. Kayang di goh-om di tataguh nangngolan dah uyauy ad Kiangan. How the people hummed when they heard about the marriage feast in Kiangan. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: - Types of sounds.)

ayyog intrans. to mumble. Mun-ayyog nadan am-ama. The old men are mumbling. general: This refers to louder mumbling than ayyong. muN‑/nuN‑. Speech Verbs - Manner of speaking. Sim: goh-om, ayyong. (sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say.)

ayyong trans. to hum or mumble words during the performance of certain rituals. Adiyak pakawat hi kalina te iay-ayyong na. I can’t understand his words because he is mumbling them. i‑/iN‑. Sim: goh-om, ayyog. (sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say.)