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inadu 1comm. a ladle to dish out rice; thin, long and flat. Ulaham nan inadu ta mun-akud ka. Wash the ladle and scoop out the rice. Odnam di inaduh winawwan mu. Hold the ladle with your right hand. (sem. domains: 5.1 - Household equipment.) 2trans. to use a ladle to serve food. Aduwon nan gattuk Ladle/serve the sweet potato. ‑on/‑in‑.

hin-adang (der. of adang) comm. one hand span, measurement from tip of thumb to tip of middle finger. Hin-adang di kinadukke na. It’s length is a span.

hintakle (comp. of takle) adj. a one-hand measure, from thumb tip to small fingertip. Hintakle di kinadukke nadan bulhe. The length of the beans measured from the thumb tip to the small fingertip. Dimension quantifier. (sem. domains: 8.2.8 - Measure.)

lokong 1comm. a hole in wood, bored by insect or caused by rotting; may also refer to a clean-cut hole bored by man. Wadaday lokong nah kaiw te nalukluk. The wood has holes because it is eaten by rot. Sim: butbut, uwang, abut, guk-ang. 2trans. to bore or make a hole in something. Lokongan yu nan udun di inadu ta pangitayunan. Make a hole at the hilt of the ladle so that it will be used for hanging. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: 7.8.5 - Make hole, opening.)