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laylay-a (infl. of lay-a) 1comm. a joke. Sim: langkak, hugut. 2trans. to tease someone or joke with them. Laylay-ahan da ya kinumga. They were teasing her and she cried. Linaylay-ahan da handi hilong. They teased her last night. Munlinnaylay-a da ya kinumga hi Pedlo. They were teasing each other and little Pedro cried. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, muN‑ ‑inn‑/nuN‑ ‑inn‑. 5C Goal-oriented sites. (sem. domains: 3.5 - Communication.)

hugut 1comm. a joke. Adika kumga te hugut ya abuh nae. Don’t cry because it’s only a joke. Sim: langkak, laylay-a. (sem. domains: 4.2.8 - Humor.) 2trans. to tease; to joke. Em hugutan hi Pedro ta e mumblow-out. Go and tease Pedro about giving a blow-out. Ihugut mun hiya nan kinali nad nakugab. Tease him about what he said yesterday. Munhinnuggutan da. They are teasing each other. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, i‑, muN‑ ‑inn‑ ‑an. 5C Goal-oriented sites.

langkak 1comm. a lie; a falsehood. Namahig di langkak mu! You tell so many lies! Sim: ha-ut, lay-a. (sem. domains: - Deceive.) 2trans. to lie to someone; to tell a lie. Adiyak lanangkakan te bahul di munlangkak. Don’t be lying to me because it’s a sin to tell a lie. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an/ muN‑/nuN‑. 5C Goal oriented sites. 3comm. joke; pretense, often done to tease someone. Adika bumungot te langlangkak ya abu. Don’t get angry for it is only a joke. Sim: laylay-a, hugut. der. munlangkak infl. langlangkak

Ayak 1prop. a ritual to curse someone [This refers to the curse of another group of people, e.g. Bontok. The Hagoho ritual is used to turn back the curse; another Hagoho ritual is used to curse.] Sim: idut, dug-a, duhngil, Hagoho, gamud, hiblot, bong’eg. (sem. domains: - Curse, - Custom.) 2intrans. to perform the curse ritual. Mun-ayak hi amana. Her father is a performer of the cursing ritual. Umayak da hin laylay-aham dida. They will perform the curse ritual if you don’t keep your word. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 3trans. to curse someone with the one being cursed cross-referenced by affix. Ayakon daka hin langlangkakam nan inap-apuna. They will perform the cursing ritual on you if you are fooling around with their granddaughter. ‑on/‑in‑.

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.)

pat-u trans. to beat someone or something with a stick. Adiyu pat-uwan di ahu yu. Do not beat your dogs. Ipat-um nan bilau hin laylay-ahan daka. Beat him with a stick if he is teasing you. Adik pinhod an idalan hina hin nahilong te wadaday pumat-u. I do not like to pass there at night because there is someone who beats with a stick. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, i‑/iN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. (sem. domains: 7.7.1 - Hit.)