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kapya 1make. 1.1trans. to make something; a general term that may refer to any creative act, e.g. building a bench, a house or tanning the skin of an animal to make a backpack. Kapyaom hi ubunan tun kaiw. Make this wood into a seat. Adida ke ihda nan bolat na ya kapyaon dah akbut. When they do not eat the skin, they make it into a backpack. ‑on/‑in‑. Class 4A Change structure of object. (sem. domains: - Make, - Create.) 1.2trans. to make something, patient object is indefinite and the agent subject is prominent. Mangapya tah tinapay. Let’s make bread. Hanada ken maid di happiyo na, nangapya da. As for them, they had no shields; so they made (them). maN‑/naN‑. 2pass. something will be or has been made. Damanan makapyay hagabi an adi mahu-up. The hagabi-figure can be made with no joint. ma‑/na‑. der. kapyana infl. mangapya

kapyana (der. of kapya) 1advpred. refers to the way things are traditionally or by nature. Nakahillong mo ya kapyanan maid pay hi Juan an dumdumattong. It was already night, in spite of that fact, Juan hadn’t come yet. Kapyanah tuwe. This is customary. Kapyana tuwalin waday punhahallaan di tagu mu takomboy athina ya ip-iphod yun munhuhummangan. It’s natural to have differences between people but even if that’s the case, you should discuss differences diplomatically. Manner. Sim: gagangay. (sem. domains: - Nature, character.) 2nom. the natural characteristic or essence of something. Initpol nay takut nan kananah nomnom nay kapyana nin. He endured/controlled his fear and thought maybe that’s just its nature.

mungkakapya nan putu (id. of putu) an idiom referring to pregnancy (lit. being made in the stomach).

gagangay comm. natural, characteristic of human nature or the situation. Gagangay tuwalih naen e naat. What happened is just but natural. Gagangay nan umat hina te unga ne-an. Naturally he is like that because he is a child. Sim: kapyana. (sem. domains: - Nature, character.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

abyang comm. a tree variety; the wood is often used for studs in building houses because it is a hard wood; yellowish in color. Abyang di ingkapya da. They built, using abyang-wood. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)

adi manghop (ph. v. of ngohop) . implies that a person has a desire that is unlikely to be fulfilled, but continues to have hope; fits the English saying ‘to hope against hope’. {The Christian Bible references are given for the purpose of encouraging research as to how this phrase is used in a story context.} Adi manghop hi Juan an emun-adal. John is not without the desire/hope to go and study. Hidiyen babai ya adi manghop ot mundukkun hi hinangngab na. (Matthew 15:25) That woman, she did not lose hope and so she knelt before him. Mu hi David ya adi manghop. (1 Samuel 17:34) But as for David, he did not lose hope. Kapyanan wadada nadan adi manghop. As expected, there were those who did not lose hope. Nanongnan adi kayu manghop. You still did not lose hope. (sem. domains: - Hope.)

aga₂ adjunct. an interjection expressing the idea of acceptance; okay. Aga mot nan bumdang di ia-apok. Okay now, I’ll tell a story about roaming spirits. Aga abuna man ad uwanin nangang-angak pun-apuyan an nakapya. Okay, it’s surely only today that I have seen a fireplace that is made. (sem. domains: - Agree with someone.)

akbut 1comm. a backpack; a knapsack. [Formerly, the backpack was always made of animal hide] Pinhod kuy akbut an umat nah ginattang mu. I want a knapsack just like the one you bought. Adida ke ihda nan bolat na ya kapyaon dah akbut. When they do not eat the skin, they make it into a backpack. Sim: bango, pahhiking, hakbat. (sem. domains: 6.7.7 - Container.) 2intrans. to use a backpack. Mun-akbut la hin umanamut ka. Use a backpack when you go home. In-akbut na nan bulwatina. He placed his clothes in a backpack. muN‑/nuN‑, i‑/iN‑.

ano₁ comm. bamboo, small with thick walls variety; more pliant than ugo variety, usually cut into strips for bundling rice stalks; used for flooring or water container; sometimes the shoots are eaten. Nakapyah ano nan hukup. The rice basket is made from ano-bamboo. Gen: kawayan.

apangdan₂ comm. the wooden part of a slingshot where the elastic sling is tied. Ingkapyaan dah apangdan nan unga. They made a slingshot for him. (sem. domains: - Weapon, shoot.)

ba’ing comm. 1coconut midrib. Eka umalah baing ta kapyaom hi basket. Go and get coconut midribs and make a basket. (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food.) 2broom made of coconut midrib. Alam nan baing ta higidam nan dola. You get the hard broom and sweep the yard. Alam nan baing ta ihigid mun nah dalan di bale. You get the hard broom and sweep the path to the house..

baginge comm. a fern variety; the stem is used for weaving baskets, chicken coops and hats; it is more durable than rattan. Mangala kah baginge ta mangapya taku hi basket. Get some baguinge so that we’ll make it into a basket. Hay baginge di kapyaom hi kaba. Use the baginge for making baskets. Eka umala nah baginge ta kapyaon dah kulbung. You get some baginge-fern so that they’ll make it into a rice container. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

ballotbot (sp. var. balotbot) comm. larva of ba-i water beetle, edible if close to maturity. Inang-ang ku nan ballotbot an nungka-ut ot makapyah ba-i. I saw the larvae which had burrowed into the earth and it became a beetle. Nan balotbot ya mumbalin hi ba-i. The larvae becomes a water beetle. Sim: baddi.

basura 1comm. trash; garbage. Mahapul an binigat on miwelley basura. Everyday the trash should be thrown away. Sim: gal’ut. (sem. domains: 5.6.1 - Clean, dirty.) 2trans. to throw away trash or garbage. Ibasura yu nan galut. Throw the litter in the garbage/trash can. i‑/iN‑. 3comm. place for throwing garbage or trash. Adiyu kapyaon an basuraan tun dola mi. Don’t make our yard a garbage pit. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. Language Of Borrowing: Spanish. der. basuraan

basuraan (der. of basura) comm. place for throwing garbage and trash. Adiyu kapyaon an basuraan tun dolami. Don’t use our yard as a garbage pit. ‑an.

bawol (sp. var. bowol) 1comm. a spring-rod in a trap made of a pliant branch; three types of traps have the spring rod, lingon, appad and balai. Maphod di kapen kapyaon hi bawol te maandong. The coffee tree is good for making spring rods because (the branches) are straight. Sim: appad, hulu, lingon, balai. (sem. domains: 6.4.2 - Trap.) 2trans. to use as a spring-rod. Ibawwol mu nan kape. Use the coffee tree branch as your spring-rod. Bawwolan yu nan lingon. Put a spring-rod on your bird trap. i‑/iN‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an.

bawwot (sp. var. bowwot) 1comm. a toy top. [The top is carved of wood; made up of adol na ‘body’ and tadom na ‘blade’ made of a nail used to wrap a string on it called alittan.] Madiing nan bawwot. The top spins beautifully. Madiing nan bawwot an nakapya nah hakgud di nuwang. The top made out of carabao horn spins beautifully. (sem. domains: 4.2.6 - Entertainment, recreation.) 2intrans. to play with a top. Mumbowwot kayu nah dola. Play with your tops in the yard. Mumbawwot taku. Let us play tops. muN‑/nuN‑. infl. mabawwot

baya-bat comm. guava fruit; also refers to the tree. Kayatom didan nal-um an bayya-bat ta kapyaok hi gelly. Climb the guave tree and get the ripe ones and I’ll make them into jelly. Adim tagan hi kakan hi bayya-bat te indai ya matubol ka. Do not be eating too many guavas or you might get constipated. Pisidium guajava (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree, - Food from fruit.)

bidul sta. 1property of a metal which makes it difficult to temper; metal is an alloy. Ad-adin makapyah otak hinae te bidul. That metal is not good to be tempered because it is an alloy. Sim: tupu, ngudil; Sim: bodal. (sem. domains: - Metal.) 2blunt knife; dull knife. Adi gumogod tun uwa te bidul. This knife can’t cut because it is dull. na‑. (sem. domains: - Sharp.) id. bidul ka

bobida comm. the ceiling of a house or room. Ingkapyana di bobidan baledad nakugab. He built the ceiling of their house yesterday. (sem. domains: - Roof.)

bokbokan₁ (der. of bokbok) trans. to add yeast to rice to make rice wine. Bokbokam nan hinamal ta makapyah baya. Add yeast to the rice so that wine can be made. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an.

budbuda comm. tree variety. Longhom din budbuda ta kapyaon takuh allung. Cut down that budbuda-tree and we’ll use it to make a hut.

bulak comm. tree, cottonwood variety. Bokon tiempon di bulak ad uwani. It’s not yet the time of cottonwood-trees to bear. Maphod di muntanom hi bulak na aldattan ta waday ahi pangalaan hi kapyaon hi pungan. It’s good to plant cottonwood-trees at ones backyard so there would be something to get for the making of pillows. Sim: kapok, malakapat; Syn: malakapat. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)

bunut₁ comm. hairlike string from bangi palm, used for making raincape on the bango backpack. Bunut di ingkapya da nah bango. They placed bunut-mesh on the backpack. (sem. domains: - Rope, string.)

danghe comm. sleeping board. Matuning di udyo an kapyaon hi danghe ya namom-a ten kotol. Narra-wood made into a sleeping board is cool, and it’s worse when it is cold (weather). (sem. domains: 5.1.1 - Furniture.)