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meyor (sp. var. mayor) 1comm. the chief executive of a municipality or town, elected or appointed. Dakol di nuwang nan meyor. The mayor has many carabao. (sem. domains: 4.6.1.2 - Government official.) 2intrans. to be mayor; to serve as mayor. Hi Pio di mummeyor ad uwani te numbakasyon hi meyor. Pio will act as the mayor because the mayor has taken a leave. muN‑/nuN‑. Language Of Borrowing: English.

konsehal comm. a councilor; an elected member of the municipal council. Walu day konsehal di Kiangan. There are eight councilors of Kiangan. Intud-ak meyor nan konsehal. The mayor sent the councilor. Nadan konsehal di e nangayag ke hiya. It was the councilors who went to invite him. (sem. domains: 4.6.1.2 - Government official.)

kuhhukuhhu sta. 1to go en masse. Nakuhhukuhhu dan e nanibon meyor. They went en masse to see the mayor. ma‑/na‑. (sem. domains: 7.2.5.4 - Move together.) 2to separate and regroup; refers to the breaking up or separating of a group participating in a ritual. [This is often related to the breaking up of the hapad ceremony in the uya-uy marriage ceremony. The group then goes en masse to a relative’s house for further drinking and dancing.] {hist}

mahapit (der. of hapit) comm. to be articulate; to be glib. Mahapit hi amana kinali hiyay meyor. His father is articulate that is why he is the mayor. ma‑. (sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say.)

miting 1comm. meeting. Waday miting meyor hi lunis. The mayor will have a meeting on Monday. (sem. domains: 7.5.1 - Gather.) 2intrans. to conduct a meeting. Mummiting da meyor nah munisipyu. The mayor is having a meeting in the town hall. muN‑/nuN‑. 3trans. to meet with a particular group of people or to meet about a particular agenda item. Mitingon da nadan mittulu ad uwani. They will conduct a meeting with the teachers today. Imiting da di mipanggep nah kalata. Their meeting is about the road. Language Of Borrowing: English.