habal 1comm. swidden planted area on mountain slopes, usually planted with sweet potatoes or other tubers. Gattuk di nitanom nah habal da. Their swidden plot is planted with sweet potatoes. Sim: baung, uma₁. (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture.) 2trans. to prepare a swidden plot or to plant in a swidden plot. Habalan yu nan luta yu ot maid at-atton yu. Make a swidden plot on your land anyway you are not doing anything. Nganney inhabal yu? What did you plant in your swidden? Gattuk ya gahhilang di inhabal mi. We planted sweet potatoes and corn in a swidden plot. Ambilog di hinabalan da te mahlu da. They made a wide swidden because they are industrious. Munhabal kah gattuk. Make a swidden plot for sweet potaotes. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, i‑/iN‑, muN‑/nuN‑.
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habali advpred. to indicate a preference; to evaluate a thing or action as being a higher degree of good; better. Habali hituwe inat mu. It would be better if you did it this way. Habalinay umop-opya ka te bimmoh-ol. It would be better if you are quiet because he is very angry. Evaluative. (sem. domains: 8.3.7 - Good.)
uma₁ 1comm. a cleared uncultivated or forested area; swidden. Waday uma dad Atade. They have a swidden in Atade. Sim: habal, baung. (sem. domains: 220.127.116.11 - Clear a field.) 2trans. to clear an uncultivated or forested area. [The land may not necessarily be owned by the one who clears and plants.] Naligat di mun-uma. It’s hard to clear land. Umaan da nan lutam ta tanman dah malabaha. They will clear your uncultivated land and plant squash. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an.
an’up trans. to hunt for animals. Eda mun-anup hi amunin nah muyung. They are going to hunt for a wildcat in the forest. Eda umanup hi ulha. They are going to hunt for wild pigs. Anupon yu nan ulha an numpai nah habal. Hunt for the wild pig that destroyed the swidden farm. Maid di maanup ad uwani. There is nothing to hunt now. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 4C Convey/bring objects toward agent. (sem. domains: 6.4.1 - Hunt.)
antak 1comm. string beans; long variety, about 8-16 inches in length. Andukkey day antak an nitanom nah habal. The string beans planted in the forest swidden plots are long. gen: bulhe. (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food.) 2intrans. to go and gather string beans, usually with the purpose of selling at the market. Eda mangatak hi igattang da. They are going to gather string beans for them to sell. maN‑.
balat 1comm. bananas, generic. Nat-ongan ke nan balat nah habal ne tinabal mu. When the banana in the garden is matured, cut it down. Ad-adiy mipal-um an balat hin ahikotolan te mabatag. It is not good for bananas to be ripened during the cold season because they don’t ripen well, they harden. spec: balangngon, dattok₁, udding, morado, dippig, lakatan. (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168.2 - Food from fruit.) 2sta. banana plantation. Mabalat nan muyung da. Their forest has lots of banana plants. ma‑. 3sta. The literal meaning of the riddle is that you must cut down the banana stalk to get the bananas. Patayom nih-an di inana ahim ta alan nan imbabalena. (balat) You kill the mother before you can get the child. (banana) (riddle) der. mabalat
bangbang trans. to spade soil; to dig soil to plant; loosen soil for planting. Bangbangom nan habal ta ahi taku tanman hi bulhe. You till the soil in the swidden and we will plant it with beans. Nalakan mabangbang nan luta te mayam-o. The soil can be easily spaded because it is soft. Mumbangbang da hi tanman dah danggu. They are tilling a spot to plant spring onions. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑. 4A Change the structure of object. Sim: baung, gaud, pala, huklay. (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124 - Plow a field.)
bat’u 1comm. stone; rock, generic. Manomnom kun handi keh kau-unga mi ya wadaday nihag-on kediyen ob-ob hi o-ongal an batu. I remember that when we were children, there were big rocks beside the same spring. Inwalakana hanan lata ot ikawot na hanah ongal an batu. She let go of the can and held on to a big stone. Um-umbun nah tap-on nan ohan ongal an batu. She was sitting on top of a big rock. spec: dulmug, muling, talugtug. (sem. domains: 126.96.36.199 - Rock.) 2sta. to be rocky, refers to ground that is full of rocks. Mabatu nan luta da. Their land is full of rocks. Mabatu nan habal da. Their camote patch has lots of rocks. ma‑. 3use rocks. 3.1trans. to lay rocks for a path or road. Batuwan yu nan dalan/kalata. Place stones/rocks on the road/path. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 3.2trans. to throw a stone or rock. Adim ibnal nan batu. Do not throw the stone. der. binattu
bilid 1comm. mountain. Hitu ked Ifugao ya dakol di bilid an maang-ang. Here in Ifugao, many mountains can be seen. Etaku munhabal nah bilid. Let us go to make a swidden in the mountains. Ot mungkampu dad Awwa an tap-on di bilid. And they had their camp at the top of the mountain called Awwa. Sim: duntug. (sem. domains: 188.8.131.52 - Mountain.) 2intrans. to roam from mountain to mountain. Mumbilibilid day ulha. Wild pigs roam from mountain to mountain. muN‑ CV(C)CV‑. 3sta. to be mountainous, for an area to have many mountains. Mabilid nan kad-an di kudal. The ranch is mountainous.
bitu 1comm. a pit trap; a pit. Nangapya dah bitu nah habal. They made a pit-trap in the swiden farm. (sem. domains: 6.4.2 - Trap.) 2trans. to trap animals using a hole in the ground. Wada key bituwon yu ya idatan dakami. If you trap anything give us some. Ekayu mamitu Go and make a pit-trap. Nabitu nan mangakon dih hilong nah bitun kinapya mi. Last night the robber fell into the trap which we had made. ‑on/‑in‑, maN‑/naN‑, ma‑/na‑.
bok’a 1comm. tool to dig tubers; a metal rod pointed at one end, flat at the other end; original was made of coffee wood which was heated over a fire to harden it. Alam nan boka ta eta mumbokah gattuk nah habal. Get the digging tool and we will go to dig some sweet potatoes in the swidden plot. Sim: baw’ok. 2intrans. to dig with tool. Bumoka kah hin-latan gattuk. Dig a can of sweet potatoes. Eka mumboka ad uwani gattuk. Go and gather sweet potatoes now. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture.) 3trans. to dig all root vegetables. Ibaam hi inam ta eyu bokaan nan habal. Accompany your mother to dig all of the tubers in the swidden plot. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an.
dolya 1comm. land that is untilled around ricefield or swidden-plot. Tanomam nan dolyah kumpulmin mihda. Plant the untilled land with any kind of vegetables. (sem. domains: 6.2.9 - Farmland.) 2intrans. to work on an uncultivated area. [It is panio ‘taboo’ to go into the ricefield or swidden-plots after cleaning the dolya-area because it is believed that rats will follow your path later.] Deket manolya ka ya adika umeh bawwang di payo weno habal. If you clean the dolya-area, do not go to the middle of the ricefield or swidden-plot. maN‑/naN‑.
hub’ang trans. to root in the ground with the snout, e.g. pigs commonly do this in looking for food. Abulom din babuy te hubangona bo din galden. Drive that pig away because he will root in the garden again. Adik pinhod din babuy te munhubang. I don’t like that pig because it roots. Pinalattug da nan babuy an munhubang nah habal. They shot the pig which was rooting in the swidden plot. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. (sem. domains: 1.6.4 - Animal actions.)
hunnup (sp. var. hunnop) trans. to make things adjacent; to put one object near another. Ihunnup mu nadan bintok. Put the bundles near each other. Punhunnupon tay habal ta. Let us make our swidden plots adjacent. i‑/iN‑, puN‑ ‑on. 3A Move and position object. Sim: paldang₁, dongte, hag-on. (sem. domains: 7.3.2 - Move something in a direction.)
kaiwon (der. of kaiw) trans. to get firewood; to log trees, particularly for firewood. Em kaiwon nan akasya nah tap-on di habal. Go and log the acacia-tree above the swidden plot for firewood. Muntanom kah kaiw ta waday ahim kaiwon. Plant trees so you’ll have something to get/log for firewood. ‑on/‑in‑. 4C Convey/bring objects toward agent. (sem. domains: 7.4.3 - Get.)
kopal 1comm. a sugarcane press. Sim: baliwohwo. (sem. domains: 6.7 - Tool.) 2trans. to press liquid from sugarcane using the cane press. Kopalon da nadan unan inamung da nah habal. They will press the sugarcane they gathered from the swidden plot. Nganney pungkopal mu? What will you use to press (the sugar cane)? ‑on/‑in‑, puN‑. 4A Change the structure of object. (sem. domains: 7.7.4 - Press.)
kotkot trans. to chew uncooked food; rice, corn, camote and soft bones. Kotkoton di gando nadan gattuk hin adiyu italu. The rats will eat the sweet potatoes if you do not hide them. Kinotkot na nan gahhilang nah habal te naagangan. He chewed the corn in the swidden plot because he was hungry. Itikod mun mangotkot hi boga. Stop chewing rice-grains. ‑on/‑in‑, maN‑/naN‑. 4A Change the structure of an object. Sim: kutmu, ngatngat; gen: galgal. (sem. domains: 184.108.40.206 - Bite, chew.)
lingon 1comm. a bird trap. Impakat na nan lingon nah tap-on di habal. He placed his bird trap above the swidden. Sim: appad, hulu₂, bawol, balai. (sem. domains: 6.4.2 - Trap.) 2trans. to trap birds using the lingon trap. Eda munlingon nah muyung. They are going to trap birds in the forest. Liningon na on ut-ut. He caught a wild dove with the trap. An dakol di malingon nah eyu punlingonan? Are there many birds to be trapped in the place where you go trapping? ‑on/‑in‑ muN‑/nuN‑, ma‑. 4C Convey/bring objects toward agent.
lom’ok₂ 1comm. poison. Hina-adanah lomok nan inumon di manuk. He placed poison in the drink of the chicken. Sim: kodot. 2trans. to place poison into or on something. Lomokam nan ihaad mun gattuk nah habal. Place poison on the sweet potatoes in the swidden. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 5A Changing state of site by adding something.