Search results for "kala"

dopdoponay kalata (id. of dopdop) he wanders around, just loitering (lit. he is tamping-down the road). (sem. domains: 7.2.1.3 - Wander.)

kala comm. thrush infection, in mouth; fungus disease especially found in infants. Ad-adiy pinnangan hin waday kala. There is no appetite when one has thrush. (sem. domains: 2.5.2 - Disease.)

kalabig 1comm. backstrap of the loom; the backstrap is placed around the weaver to hold the loom and thread taut. Maphod di kalabig mu. Your backstrap is very nice. Whole: ablan. (sem. domains: 6.6.1 - Working with cloth.) 2trans. to use a particular material as a loom backstrap. Pinhod kuy bolat di makawan ikalabig te maphod di inot na. I like the hide of the deer for a backstrap because it’s durable. i‑/iN‑.

kalabut 1comm. a building used to house those who have committed a crime; prison; jail. Wada nah kalabut hi tulang mu. Your brother is in jail. (sem. domains: 6.5.1 - Building.) 2trans. to imprison. Ikalabut daka hin mangako ka. They will imprison you if you steal. Nikalabut nan nunggulu. The one who caused trouble is imprisoned. i‑/iN‑, mi‑/ni‑. (sem. domains: 4.7.7.3 - Imprison.) Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: calabuso.

kalah-iwang (sp. var. kallah-iwang) v. to be bypassed by danger, i.e. kept safe; there is a simultaneity component which gives the meaning that two people or things were in the same place, at the same time. [This prayer is related to a traditional belief that snake and centipede bites are done by the spirits of deceased relatives.] Mikalah-iwang kamih buhul, umik di gayyaman ya ulog. We will be safe (bypasssed) from our enemies and bites of centipedes and snakes. (a traditional prayer) mi‑/ni‑. Sim: ballahiwe. (sem. domains: 7.2.1 - Manner of movement.)

kalamansi 1comm. a small citrus fruit; the flavor is like the lemon. Maphod di kalamansi an punpogo. Calamansi is good as a sour sauce. (sem. domains: 5.2.3.1.2 - Food from fruit.) 2trans. to place calamansi juice on other food. Kalamansian yu nan nihongban dotag. Place calamansi juice on the roasted meat. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 5A Changing state of site by adding something. (sem. domains: 5.2.1 - Food preparation.) Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: calamansi.

kalampaag intrans. clanging sound produced by ill-adjusted joints of mechanical contrivances. Mungkalampaag nan talak te mungkalatiyan mo. The vehicle produces a clanging sound because it is already rusty. muN‑/nuN‑. 1D Sounds. (sem. domains: 2.3.2.3 - Types of sounds.)

kalang comm. silver coin. Waday himpipihun kalang ku. I have a one peso coin. (sem. domains: 6.8.6 - Money.)

kalao (sp. var. of kalaw) comm. bird species. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.2 - Bird.)

kalapkap intrans. to strike hands together in clapping. (sem. domains: 7.7.1 - Hit.)

kalat trans. to use teeth to cut; to bite. Adika mih-up te kalaton daka man. Don’t go near becuase it will certainly bite you. Kumalat din ahu kinali adi kayu mih-up. The dog will bite that’s why you shouldn’t go near it. Ingkalat nan ahu nah ulpu na. The dog bit him on the thigh. ‑on/‑in‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑, i‑/iN‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. Sim: bang’ot, ngudngud. (sem. domains: 5.2.2.1 - Bite, chew.) infl. kimmalat infl. mungkallatan

kalata 1comm. road; street. Mangapya da hi kalata an umed Tinoc. They are making a road to Tinok. Ingonay kay da gugutul di tatagu ten mundaldallanan ka nah kalata. You are compared to an ant when you are walking along the road. Sim: dalan, kah-on. (sem. domains: 6.5.4.1 - Road.) 2trans. to build a road. Kalataon da nan lutan da Juan. They will build a road along Juans’ land. ‑on/‑in‑. 4A Change the structure of object.

kalatula comm. a sign by the side of a road or restaurant. (sem. domains: 3.5.6 - Sign, symbol.) Language of Borrowing: Ilocano.

kalatyaw comm. a lowland machete with a carabao horn handle. Kalatyaw di inalanan e nanabal. He used the lowland machete to cut down banana trees. Sim: pinahhig, tabas. (sem. domains: 6.2.8 - Agricultural tool.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

kalaw (sp. var. kalao) comm. bird species, heron-like. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.2 - Bird.)

kalawag comm. a big ginger-like plant with sweet yellow oblong fruit that sprouts near the base. Kinaan da nan kallawag nah tap-on nan gungat ta adi matitina nan lubuk. They removed the kallawag-plant above the grave so that the tomb will not always be wet. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

makaiw comm. 1refers to the western part of Kiangan; refers to the Tinoc area, also referred to as the Kalanguya area. Imme dad makaiw. They went to the western part of Kiangan. 2from the Tinoc area. [Some people consider this term as derogatory.] Kon imakaiw hi amam? Is your father from the Tinoc area? i‑.

takalang (sp. var. of takkalang) a bracelet.

takkalang (sp. var. takalang) 1comm. a bracelet of bronze. Maphod nan kinapya dan takkalang. The bracelet they made is beautiful. Sim: giniling. (sem. domains: 5.4.1 - Jewelry.) 2intrans. to wear a bracelet. Muntakkalang ka hin manayo kayuh bigat. Wear a bracelet when you dance tomorrow. muN‑/nuN‑.

kango comm. 1hornbill bird, makes the sound kalao, kalao at 5:00 pm, known as the forest clock. Maid da moy kango ad Kiangan. There are no more kango-birds in Kiangan. Sim: dungdung. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.2 - Bird.) 2male headdress like a hornbill. [The headdress is a simulated skull and beak of the hornbill bird and decorated with feathers, beads and cotton; worn during the tobab dance at the end of the uya-uy feast.] Gen: gamgam. (sem. domains: 5.3 - Clothing.)

ablan comm. the loom for weaving; refers to all of the separate pieces. [Formerly, women did a lot of weaving as the grain was ripening so that everyone would have new skirts and loin clothes when people joined together for harvesting and celebrating.] Maid day mun-abol ad uwanin dakol te natalak day ablan. Not many weave today because the looms have been lost. Part: uluwan, lolottan, gul-unnan, baliga, hikittan, kalabig. (sem. domains: 6.6.1 - Working with cloth.)

ballahiwe intrans. to bypass inadvertently; there is a simultaneity component which gives the meaning that two people were in the same place at the same time. Ek damuwon hi Maria ad Lagawe yaden numballah-iwe kami ot ya abu. I was going to meet Maria at Lagawe but we bypassed each other inadverdently. (As I was going, she was coming and we met on the way without knowing.) muN‑/nuN‑. Sim: kalah-iwang.

bang’ot trans. for an animal to bite; a portion of flesh may be bitten from the body. Adika mih-up nah ahu te ibangot na man. Don’t go near the dog as it might bite you. i‑/iN‑. Sim: kalat, ngudngud. (sem. domains: 5.2.2.1 - Bite, chew.)

dalan₁ 1comm. a place for walking; path; trail; way. Maid di dalan hitu. There is no path here. Indani ya- ek bo igibok ya pindonak nin ot ieyak nah nuntap-on dalan. Later on, when I became aware, maybe he held me then took me to the upper road. Sim: kalata, kah-on. (sem. domains: 6.5.4.1 - Road.) 2to walk. 2.1intrans. to move about on foot; to walk. <Affixation: The circumfix set muN‑ ‑an/nuN‑ ‑an expresses both a durative aspect and the site-concept of a widely spread area for the walking, i.e. walking around. > Mundallan mo nan golang. The child walks now. Ditakun tatagu ya kulugon takun wadaday mundallanan weno muntayyapan an adi matibo. It is a common belief that there are unseen beings who are either walking around or flying in the air. muN‑/nuN‑, muN‑ ‑an/nuN‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: 7.2.1.1 - Walk.) 2.2intrans. to walk, with a starting point in view. Dumallan mo nan unga. The child can already walk. um/imm. 3to walk by, bypass or through a place. 3.1trans. to walk, passing by a place or through a medium. Indaladalan muh di yaden adim pinhod an makihummangan ke hiya. You are always passing there yet you do not like to talk with her. Idalan taku nah wa-el. We will pass through the creek. Daanay pangidalanam? Where will you pass (lit. path/walk)? i‑/iN‑. nangi‑/pangi‑ + ‑an. 3.2trans. to walk on a path, road with prominence given to the thing walked on. Maid di dalanon yuh tu. There is no place to walk here. on/in. id. kay bakkukul an dumalan id. kay gawgaway pundalan id. kay kabayun dumalan infl. ipadalan

giniling comm. 1brass, an alloy of copper and zinc.
Sim: gombang. (sem. domains: 1.2.2.3 - Metal.)
2bracelet of coiled brass. Sim: takkalang; Gen: gamgam. (sem. domains: 5.4.1 - Jewelry.)