imbango (infl. of bango₂) comm. 1bride price; animals for engagement, three pigs are required. In-e day imbangon nan tulang ku ot ume kamit emi bolwaon. They brought the bride price to my cousin so we went to take our share. Tulun babuy di pinalti da nah imbangon Bugan. Three pigs were butchered for Bugan’s bride price. In-e day imbango na. They brought his engagement animals. (sem. domains: 2.6.1 - Marriage.) 2an engagement ceremony; betrothals have historically been arranged for their children by parents anytime from infancy through puberty.
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atal 1comm. a share of meat usually cooked during a feast. Iyalim di atal ku. Give me my share. Sim: ahap. 2trans. to divide into shares; distribute meat. Iatalan yu nadan u-unga. Distribute some of the meat to the children. Deket imbango on painnatal day ihda. With the Ifugao engagement feast, the viand, particularly the meat, is distributed individually. i‑ ‑an/iN‑ ‑an, pa‑ ‑inn‑. (sem. domains: 7.8 - Divide into pieces.)
hikkad (fr. var. hokkad; sp. var. hikkan) trans. 1to brace the foot against something; to plant the feet firmly on the ground. Ihikkad mu nah batu ta adika maguyud. Brace your foot against that stone so that you will not be pulled. i‑/iN‑. 3G Move body or body parts directionally. (sem. domains: 7.1.1 - Stand.) 2(fig) to insist on one’s point of view. Makiinhikkadan handi ihuhumangan da nan imbangon di imbabalena. He was insistent when they were talking about the engagement ritual of his daughter. (sem. domains: 188.8.131.52 - Insist.) id. makiinhikkadan
kolong 1trans. to butcher by cutting the animal’s neck. Kinlong day tulun babuy handih imbangona. Three pigs were butchered during her engagement. ‑on/‑in‑. 4A Change the structure of an object. (sem. domains: 7.8.3 - Cut.) 2nom. to butcher sacrificial animals in a ritualistic manner; ceremonial butchering. (sem. domains: 184.108.40.206 - Offering, sacrifice.)