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maddikit comm. beautiful woman. Maddikit hi Mely. Mely is beautiful. Sim: buggan, balasang, pintas. (sem. domains: 2.6.5.2 - Woman, 2.3.1.8.1 - Beautiful.)

mamagmagyan mamaddikit (id. of magya) an idiom characterizing beautiful women (lit. blossoming beauties). Anakaya day mamagmagyan mamaddikit! Oh my, (look at those) beautiful ladies.

balasang 1comm. young unmarried girl over thirteen; girl; a young lady. Waday imbabalem hi balasang? Do you have an unmarried daugther? Sim: buggan, maddikit, pintas. (sem. domains: 2.6.5.2 - Woman.) 2intrans. for a girl to develop and become a young woman. Bimmalasang kah hingkatang. I didn’t realize you’re a big girl now. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

buggan₂ adj. beauty of a female. [This may be a coinage from the name of the Ifugao heroine, Bugan.] Man-u te buggan ka mu uggem inilan mungngunu. It’s true that you are beautiful but you do not know how to work. Qualifier. Sim: maddikit, balasang, pintas. (sem. domains: 2.3.1.8.1 - Beautiful.)

pintas sta. to be beautiful; pleasing to the eye. Pumintas ka hin mumpapu-lit ka. You will become beautiful if you have your hair shortened. Napintas nan tulang mu. Your sister is a beauty. ‑um‑/‑imm‑, ma‑/na‑. 6D Descriptives. Sim: buggan, maddikit, balasang. (sem. domains: 2.3.1.8.1 - Beautiful.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

dikit₁ sta. to be beautiful, refers to the beauty of a female. He-a ya maddikit ka. You, you are beautiful. Hidiyen babai ya maddikit an abu. That woman is very beautiful. ma‑. 6D Descriptives. (sem. domains: 2.6.5.2 - Woman, 2.3.1.8.1 - Beautiful.) der. kadikit

mahlu (infl. of hulu) sta. to be industrious; to be diligent in work or responsibilities. Hituwen babai ya maddikit ya mahlu. This woman is beautiful and industrious. ma‑. (sem. domains: 4.3.1.2 - Meet a standard.)

man-uke (comp. of man-u, ke) adjunct. the reason being; the reason for. Man-uke kanak hidi ya adalon dan mumbaki nah eda pundongdongollan ya abu. The reason I say that is that they learn to recite the rituals and prayers by listening only. Man-uke ya maid di ammod da kinali umat hina da. The reason that they behave in that manner is because they do not have parents. Man-uke ya maddikit ya man-uke ya natalam. It’s partly that she’s good-looking and partly that she’s clever. Attitudinal. (sem. domains: 9.6.2.5 - Cause, 9.6.2.5.1 - Reason.)