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Ifugao (sp. var. Ipugao) prop. refers to an ethnic group of people living in the province by the same name located on the island of Luzon, Philippines; also refers to the language of the people. (sem. domains: 4.1.2 - Types of people.)

ihapit (infl. of hapit) trans. to talk in a certain dialect or language. Ihapit nah kalin di iBontoc. He talks in the Bontoc dialect. i‑/iN‑. 3I Direct action toward object. (sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say.) Language of Borrowing: Ayangan.

kali 1comm. language. 1.1comm. human speech: may refer to any unit of utterance such as a word or sentence; may refer to a particular language or dialect. Hinnatkon di kali dah bale da. They speak a different language in their house. Am-in di kalin amam ya un-unudom. Obey all the words of your father. Binalonay nay kalim te inlot mu yaden dakol day tatagu. He didn’t like the way you told him because you said it loudly and there were many people. Uggek bo udot inila nan kali da. I didn’t even know their language. (sem. domains: 3.5.3.1 - Word.) 1.2comm. (fig) refers to the vocal mechanism and the sounds produced; voice. Mababol di kali na. His voice is bassy. (sem. domains: 2.3.2.3 - Types of sounds.) 2speak. 2.1to speak; to say. Sim: hapit. 2.1.1trans. to say something with a focus on what is said. Handih 25th di Aplil kinalin Mayor an umali kanu da Apu Paredes ke Apu Datumanong hitu ad Ifugao. On the 25th of April, the Mayor said, it is reported, that Sir Paredes and Sir Datumanong will come here to Ifugao. Hay pinhod kun kalyon ya piliyom di maphod an barkadom. What I want to say is that you should choose good friends. ‑on/‑in‑. Speech verbs. (sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say.) 2.1.2intrans. to talk; to utter words; to communicate ideas and thoughts. An kimmali ka? Did you talk? Ugge mi dingngol di nangikalim hi kalida. We did not hear how you talked in their language. Tinuttuduwak an kumali kali da. They taught me how to speak their language. Nih-up da kanu nadan no- mungkalkali ot itikod na. According to him, those who were talking came near him and he stopped. ‑um‑/‑imm‑, muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say.) 2.1.3nom. A nominalization that focuses on the manner of speaking. Hay pungkalim an pabinnugtak. Your manner of speaking is abrupt and angry. puN‑. 2.1.4trans. to scold or warn. Kinalyana nadan imbabalena ta adida mangun-unud ke hiya. He warned his children so that they will not follow him. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: 3.3.3.7 - Warn.) 2.2trans. to say something by calling to someone. Kaliyam aga din mangen unga. Do call back the boy who is going. Hituwen makalin hagabi di katbalan di tagu peman. This so-called prestige feast hagabi entitles a man to due respect by his co-villagers. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say.) 3think. 3.1trans. to use the mind to process or consider information or data; to think. Handi pinghanan umeyak hidi ya kalyok on matalakak. When I went there for the first time, I thought I would get lost. Pangalik pe on attiken tagu mu handi immomwa ya atag-e. I thought he was a short man but when he straightened up he was tall. ‑on/‑in‑. (sem. domains: 3.2 - Think.) der. makali id. kay kidul di kalim id. malumii di kali na id. nidallom an kali infl. pangali

kulangut 1comm. mucus dried in the nose. Kaanom nan kulangut mu. Remove the mucus in your nose. (sem. domains: 2.2.4 - Mucus.) 2trans. to remove mucus in nose. Mungkulangut ka ta payahya ka. Remove your mucus so that you can breathe. Kulangutam nan golang. Remove the dried mucus in the nose of the child. muN/nuN‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 5B Changing state of site by removal of something.

labulab (sp. var. labu) 1intrans. to use swear words; to use vulgar language. [It is considered extremely bad behavior to use vulgar language in the presence of any relative of the opposite sex up to 3rd cousins.] Panioy munlabulab namam-a ten wada day tutulang. It is taboo to use vulgar language, especially in the presence of brothers and sisters. Adika munlabulab te ad-adin dongdonglon. Don’t talk indecently because it’s not good to hear. muN‑/nuN‑. 1C General class. (sem. domains: 3.5.5.1 - Obscenity.) 2trans. Panion labulaban di aammod. It is evil to use vulgar words to parents. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an.

langu sta. to dry out, e.g. tobacco leaves; to be matured and dried, e.g. coconuts. Languwon di tabaku on ahi inlukut. Dry out the tobacco leaf before smoking it. Eyu mo oghon didan niyug te nalangu da. Go gather those coconuts because they are already matured. Linangu na nan bulhe. He dried the beans.(meaning he made into seeds for planting) ‑on/‑in‑, ma‑/na‑. Sim: hap-e. (sem. domains: 1.3.3.1 - Dry.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

languy intrans. to swim. An inilam an munlanguy? Do you know how to swim? muN‑/nuN‑. 1A Movement with a manner component. Sim: agae, keke, an’uy. (sem. domains: 7.2.4.2.2 - Swim.)

luhilu intrans. to use vulgar language, especially inappropriate in mixed company, i.e. both men and women are present. Lumunilu day u-unga ten wadaday hintutulang. The children were using vulgar words when their brothers and sisters were present. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. (sem. domains: 3.5.5.1 - Obscenity.)

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‑.

Ana prop. a woman’s name that probably came into the language during American times; Anna.

bahi comm. wine, older term that has been replaced by baya; still used in ritual language. Ininum da nan bahi dih gawwan di hilong hi punhudhudan da. They drank the wine at midnight as they sang their lamentation over the dead. {ritual} (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food.) Language Of Borrowing: Tagalog: basi. der. binnahi

bakkukul comm. turtle [A turtle can be eaten and also used as a toy.] Waday ohan itaktakinay abung na. (bakkukul) There is one who always carries it’s house whenever it goes. (turtle) Kay ka bakkukul an dumallan. You walk like a turtle. (Slowly or with bent back) general: There is only one kind of turtle in the language area. Terrapene (sem. domains: 1.6.1.3 - Reptile.) id. kay ka bakkukul

ban-ule sta. embarassment related to not sharing what one has. Kababan-uley manganak hi tinapay yaden adida nan inap-apuk. It is embarassing that I am eating bread and my grandchildren are not. (The person should be sharing.) general: Lambrecht, in his dictionary, states that this is a Hudhud word-base, and defines it simply as ‘the notion of embarassment’. Although it may not be restricted to the epic, it may not be used in the common language. ka‑ CV‑. Sim: bain. (sem. domains: 3.4.2.2.1 - Ashamed.)

Ipugaw prop. refers to an ethnic group of people living in the province by the same name located on the island of Luzon, Philippines; also refers to the language of the people. Ditaku ken Ipugaw ya kulugon takun wadaday bibiyo weno pinading We Ifugaos believe that there are bibiyo-spirits or pinading-spirits (sem. domains: 4.1.9.8 - Family, clan.)

mina-iho (sp. var. na-iho) comm. ritual language for referring to anything evil or bad; may be related to the common language word gaga-iho. Restrictions: ritual word. (sem. domains: 8.3.7.1 - Bad.) Lourdes S. Dulawan: Ifugao Baki

naltoban nom. refers to a person with a haircut; ritual language that refers to males. {ritual} (sem. domains: 2.6.5 - Male, female.)

agae intrans. to swim; to splash while swimming. Inilam an mun-agae? Do you know how to swim? muN‑/nuN‑. 1A Movement with a manner component. Sim: keke, an’uy, languy. (sem. domains: 7.2.4.2.2 - Swim.)

an’uy intrans. to swim with the current using feet with only head/face exposed. Mun-anuy nan ahu. The dog swims with its head out of the water. muN‑/nuN‑. 1A Movement with manner component. Sim: agae, keke, languy. (sem. domains: 7.2.4.2.2 - Swim.)

hap-e trans. to dry something under the sun. Ihap-e mi nan page te natina. We will dry the rice because it is wet. Ekayu munhap-eh kape. Go dry the coffee. i‑/iN‑, muN‑/nuN‑. 3D Move object with a resulting change. Sim: langu. (sem. domains: 1.3.3.1 - Dry.) der. hap-ayan

keke 1intrans. to move oneself in water, propelling oneself with arms and legs; swim. Mungkeke takuh di. We’ll swim there. muN‑/nuN‑. 1A Movement with a manner component. Sim: agae, an’uy, languy. (sem. domains: 7.2.4.2.2 - Swim.) 2swim. 2.1trans. to swim using a particular piece of clothing, or having a particular goal/destination in mind. Ikekem nan bulwati. Swim with that dress (using the dress as a bathing suit). i‑/iN‑. 2.2trans. to swim from one place to another; the path-area covered is in view. Kekeyon da nan lobong. They will swim across the lake. Kekeyom da nan lobong. They will swim across the lake. (lit. They will swim the lake.) on/in . infl. ikeke

abak trans. to compete with someone. 3H Conversive action process. 1.1defeat. 1.1.1trans. to compete with the focus on the ‘defeat’ component. Abakon dakan Juan. Juan will/can defeat you. Abakok nan mittulu I can defeat the teacher. Pangabakom nan pihhuk te bayadam ten ipaabak mu. Make my money win because you will have to pay it back if you lose it. Adika piabbak. Don’t let yourself be defeated. Inabakak ke Pedroh tugal. I lost to Pedro in gambling./Pedro defeated me in gambling. ‑on/‑in‑, pi‑, ipa‑. Sim: apput. 1.1.2sta. to be the one to lose; loser. ma‑. 1.2trans. to win 1.2.1trans. to win something; usually used in relation to gambling. Kaatnay inabak mun dih hilong hi tugal. How much did you win last night in gambling. Man-u te deket nangabak di tagu nah tugal ya mun-an-anla. It might be that when one wins in gambling he is happy. ‑on/‑in‑, maN‑/naN‑. 1.2.2nom. winnings. [The word may be used in a communication situation: 1. winning in a debate 2. being more articulate than another.] Kaatnay pangabak yu? How much are your winnings?/How much did you win? Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano. der. pangabak infl. maabak infl. mangabak infl. nangabak

abang 1comm. rental. Ongal di mapihhu da nah abang di tatagu. They get big money from the rentals of the people. (sem. domains: 6.8.4.6 - Hire, rent.) 2trans. to rent. Abangan mi nan balen Mike. We will rent Mike’s house. Abangan da nan daulon yu. They will rent the space under-your-house. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 5C Goal oriented actions. 3trans. to rent. An mun-abang kayuh balen da Bayawon? Are you renting in the house of Bayawon? Adida pinhod an umalah mun-abang. They do not want to have anyone rent it. Kaatnay pun-abang yu ohan bulan? How much are you renting it for one month? muN‑/nuN‑/puN‑. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano. infl. maabangan

abono₁ 1intrans. to work without pay, free labor. Mun-abono kayu. You will work for free. muN‑/nuN‑. 1C General class . Sim: baddang, tulung, dang-a. (sem. domains: 6.1 - Work.) 2trans. to pay for something for someone, making it free for them. [If the payment is offered without being requested, it will not be reimbursed.] Abonowam ta ahik bayadan. Pay for me and I will pay you later. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. Language Of Borrowing: Spanish.

abono₂ 1comm. fertilizer. 2to fertilize. (sem. domains: 6.2.2.3 - Fertilize a field.) 2.1intrans. to apply fertilizer; a durative activity. Mun-abono takuh bigat. We are going to apply fertilizer tomorrow. muN‑/nuN‑. 2.2trans. to apply fertilizer to plants. Abonowam nan bulhe. Put fertilizer on the beans. Em abonowan nan intanom mu. Go and fertilize what you have planted. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. Class 5A Changing state of site by adding something. Language Of Borrowing: Spanish.

abugadu 1comm. one who is legally qualified to act for another in matters of civil law; attorney; lawyer. Umayag kah abugadu ta hiyay mangitakdog ke he-a. Call an attorney to defend you. (sem. domains: 4.7.4.1 - Legal personnel.) 2intrans. to do the work of an attorney; practice law. Mun-abugadu nan imbabalena hin maongal. His son will be an attorney when he grows up. muN‑/nuN‑. 3trans. to defend someone in court. Abugaduwan dakan hiya. He will defend you. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: 4.7.5.4 - Defend against accusation.) Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: abogado.