komo adjunct. just because; since; expression of agreement; yes or okay. A: Tipet indat nan he-an ampuyo ya binangngad na? B: Komo anhan ugge nibangngad? A: Why did she give you the skirt and then, insist that it be returned to her? (rhetorical question) B: Yes, it’s true that it shouldn’t have been returned. A: Etaku tibon nan nate te hinag-on. B: Komo ume taku peman. A: Let’s go to see the dead man because he’s our neighbor. B: Yes, let’s definitely go. Komo maid di ammod ku ya eyak iathinan dakayu. Just because I have no parents, you do that to me. Attitudinal. (sem. domains: 220.127.116.11 - Agree with someone.) Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: como.
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galikom 1comm. sound made by the grinding of something between the teeth. (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168 - Types of sounds.) 2sta. to be crunchy; characteristic of certain types of food. Magalikom di gunit mu ammunay ahu an pakagalikom. A bone is crunchy but only a dog can crunch it. Magalgalikom nan nihanglag an gahhilang. The roasted corn is crunchy. ma‑. 3trans. to crunch something. Galikomom nan udun di gunit. Crunch the bone’s joint. Ginalikom nan ahu nan gunit di manuk. The dog crunched the chicken’s bones. ‑on/‑in‑. (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124 - Bite, chew.)
kimong 1comm. claws; talon. (sem. domains: 1.6.2 - Parts of an animal.) 2trans. to scratch with fingers, claws or talons. Komngon dakan hiya hin laylay-aham. She will scratch you if you tease her. Hinaen imbabalem ya kimmong na nan taklen nan golang ot bumtik. That child of yours, he scratched the baby’s arm and ran away. Nangikmongan nan puha? What part did the cat scratch? Nundama da ya pun-ikmong diyen babai. They quarreled and that girl was scratching. Nakomokomong di tamel na. Her face is badly scratched. ‑on/‑in‑, ma‑/na‑, nangi‑ ‑an. 4B Tactile -touch contact. (sem. domains: 7.7 - Physical impact.)
kom’ong trans. 1refers to the sharp curved nail on the toe of an animal or foot of a bird; claw. Ya deke on madudulnu ya dimmukkey buuk nan umat hi dutdut di tuldu ya dimmukkey kukunan umat hi komong di hamuti. (Daniel 4:33b) And he was drenched with dew and his hair grew long like an eagle’s feathers and his fingernails were like the claws of a bird. (sem. domains: 126.96.36.199 - Parts of a bird.) 2may refer to the foot of an animal; paw. Hanadan naten aggayam an opat di huki dan waday komong da ya mibilang dan adi malinit.....(Libiticus 11:27a) Those dead animals that have four legs and paws are counted as unclean... (sem. domains: 1.6.2 - Parts of an animal.)