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‑ana mod. used in the Hudhud epic to add rhythmic meter to times, places or character names, like Ambalaw[ana]. Restrictions: Hudhud epic. {literary}

abulut accept. Sim: tobal. 1.1trans. (prim) to agree to accept a proposal or a statement. Abulutom an hiyay mangiahawan hiya? Do you accept that he will be the one to marry her? Inabulut nan nan kinali da. He accepted what they said. Kon adi ka mo umabulut? Aren’t you accepting anything/anyone anymore. ‑on/‑in‑. 4E Perception and Cognition. (sem. domains: 3.2.5.9 - Approve of something, 3.2.5.4 - Agree with someone.) 1.2trans. to consent to something, permit, allow. In-abulut nan ume da. He permitted them to go. Dahdiy nangiabulut? Who consented to it? Uggek in-abulut an ekayu ume. I did not agree that you will go. i‑/iN‑. (sem. domains: 3.2.5.4 - Agree with someone.)

ad 1determiner 1.1det. this determiner marks spatial-place common nouns. Ipaem ad da-ul. Send her down (to lower place). (sem. domains: 9.2.3.5 - Demonstrative pronouns.) 1.2det. marks place proper nouns. <morphophonemics: When a preceding word ends in a vowel, the vowel ‘a’ drops and the ‘d’ consonant is attached to the verb.> Umed (ume ad) Manila. He will go to Manila. 2det. marks time words: today, yesterday, and day before yesterday. Nuntudokak ke hiya ad ohhandi. I wrote to him the day before yesterday.

adi maimid di toko (id. of imid) talkative. an idiom describing someone who is very talkative. Adi maimid di tokona. Her mouth cannot be closed. (She is very talkative.) (sem. domains: 4.3 - Behavior.)

agamid trans. 1to bring something to oneself; draw towards one’s self. Agamidom din ulo. Draw that blanket towards you. ‑on/‑in‑. 4C Convey/bring objects toward agent. Sim: akuy. (sem. domains: 7.3.2.8 - Pull.) 2to adopt a child Inagamid na nan imbabalen nan inayana ya nan tindalu. He adopted the child of his wife and the soldier. ‑on/‑in‑. (sem. domains: 4.1.9.6 - Adopt.) 3to take personally something that is said. Adim agamidon di kinalik te bokon he-a. Don’t take personally what I have said because it doesn’t pertain to you. Antipet agamidom am-in di kalida? Why do you listen to everything they say? ‑on/‑in‑. (sem. domains: 3.4.2.1.6 - Upset.)

ahipaad (Paad) nom. the season of the rice grain forming on the rice plants. Gen: ahi. (sem. domains: 8.4.1 - Period of time, 6.2 - Agriculture.)

alimit comm. a small variety of tree, grows on uncultivated land; fruit is eaten by birds and squirrels. Lingngo da nan alimit. They cut down the alimit-tree. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)

almidor 1comm. starch used in laundry, cooked and mixed with water; made from cassava or rice. (sem. domains: 5.6.4 - Wash clothes.) 2intrans. to use starch on clothes. Ha-adam hi almidor nan balbalam. Place laundry starch on the clothes you will launder. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. Syn: gawgaw. Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: almirol.

aluminum comm. aluminum Aluminum nan banga na. Her pot is aluminum. (sem. domains: 1.2.2.3 - Metal.) Language Of Borrowing: English.

amih trans. 1to pick on someone even if it is not his fault; to bully because someone is helpless or not capable of defending himself nor of retaliating. Amihona imbabalek te ongal ke hiya. He picks on my son just because he is bigger. ‑on/‑in‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. (sem. domains: 4.7.9.5 - Act harshly.) 2to insult; to berate; to put down. Amihonah tulang na. He insulted his brother. ‑on/‑in‑.

amilong comm. an ivy plant variety. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

aminul 1intrans. to salivate; mouth watering, especially. when induced by sour food, delicious food, or when hungry. Mun-am-aminulak handi tinibok nan mangga. My mouth watered when I saw the mango fruit. Mun-am-aminul nadan u-unga te inang-ang dakan mangan hi mangga. The childrens’ mouths were watering because they saw you eating mango. muN‑/nuN‑ CV(C)‑. 1E Physiological functions. (sem. domains: 2.2 - Body functions.) 2trans. to swallow something; swallow something without chewing by allowing saliva to soak it first before swallowing. Aminulom nan agam ta waday atom an pumhod. You swallow your medicine so that you will get well. ‑on/‑in‑.

amit intrans. to climb or scale houses, trees, stonewalls; to climb expertly. Nan mun-ammitan di ayagan yun mangala nah littuku. The one who loves to climb is the one you call to gather the rattan fruit. Mun-amitan nan tagu nadah niyug. The man climbs from coconut tree to coconut tree. muN‑ ‑an/nuN‑ ‑an. Sim: kayat, kallehke. (sem. domains: 7.2.2.4 - Move up.)

ampit sta. to be disqualified;to be screened out; to be eliminated. Naampit hi Joni nah ay-ayyam. Joni was disqualified from the game. ma‑/na‑. (sem. domains: 9.4.2.2 - Can't.) Language Of Borrowing: English: unfit.

ane 1comm. an insect that lives in colonies and eats wood; termite. Dakol di ane tuh tukud. There are many termites in this post. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.) 2sta. to be eaten by termites;; termite damage. Maane nan posten di baleda. The post of their house will be eaten by termites. ma‑/na‑. 6C Process or state of inanimate objects. (sem. domains: 7.9.1 - Damage.)

angngal intrans. 1to compete in a contest of wealth. [A competition between two families of the same rank by providing pigs and carabao for feasts.] Nun-a-angngal day aammod nadan immuya-uy. The families of the bride and groom competed during the wedding. muN‑/nuN‑. 1C General class. 2to intermarry, involves two rich families who arrange the marriage of their children.

aplag 1comm. a mat; a blanket. Yagyagam nan aplag ta ahim iaplag. Shake the bedcover/blanket before you spread it. (sem. domains: 5.1 - Household equipment.) 2trans. to spread to cover s.t. Yagyagam nan aplag ta ahim iaplag. Shake the bedcover/blanket before you spread it. i‑/iN‑. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

apulidu 1comm. surname; family name; last name. Nun-ingngo di apulidu da mu bokon da hintulang. They have the same family name but they are not related. (sem. domains: 9.7.1.2 - Family names.) 2trans. to use a particular name as a family name. Inapulidu nay ngadan amana. He used his father’s first name as his family name. Cultural note: To use a father’s first name as a surname is a common practice in the culture. i‑/iN‑. Sim: ngadan. Language Of Borrowing: Spanish.

ay-un trans. to convey/take something to a predetermined place. Kay anhan ya idatong dah boble ta inay-un dah dolan di himmagabi. Sooner or later, the hagabi-bench will arrive in the village brought by the men and taken to the yard of the man performing the ceremony. Imbughul na nan panto ya inay-unan dimmop-a nah dola. As soon as he opened the door, he took it and jumped outside. i‑/iN‑. 3E Move an object directionally. (sem. domains: 7.3.3 - Take somewhere.)

aya intrans. to hear that rain is coming. Donglon yu ke an mun-aya nan udan, humigup kayu. Listen, the rain is coming, come in. muN‑. (sem. domains: 1.1.3.3 - Rain.)

ayyong trans. to hum or mumble words during the performance of certain rituals. Adiyak pakawat hi kalina te iay-ayyong na. I can’t understand his words because he is mumbling them. i‑/iN‑. Sim: goh-om, ayyog. (sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say.)

ba’ing comm. 1coconut midrib. Eka umalah baing ta kapyaom hi basket. Go and get coconut midribs and make a basket. (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food.) 2broom made of coconut midrib. Alam nan baing ta higidam nan dola. You get the hard broom and sweep the yard. Alam nan baing ta ihigid mun nah dalan di bale. You get the hard broom and sweep the path to the house..

bahho mistaken. Sim: halla. 1.1trans. to do something wrong; to make a mistake; to err. Adim ibahho nan impingunuk ke he-a. Don’t deliberately err in the work I let you do. i‑/iN‑. (sem. domains: 3 - Language and thought.) 1.2pass. to be mistaken or wrong, generally referring to what is thought or said. Nibahho nan kinalinan dakami. What he told us is wrong. Nibahhoy punnomnom da. Their thinking is mistaken. mi‑/ni‑.

bain 1comm. a feeling of humiliation, embarrassment resulting from being disgraced by someone or from an action that is disapproved by others. Maid di bain mu. You are a disgrace./You have no shame. Sim: ban-ule. (sem. domains: 3.4.2.2.1 - Ashamed.) 2shameful. 2.1nom. to think that an action or situation does not meet the standard of appropriate behavior. Kababain di namuttag tan ume ya maid nihmoy idat nah mungkasal. It’s shameful to attend a wedding without anything to give to the couple (bride and groom). ka‑ CV‑. 2.2ashamed. 2.2.1intrans. to feel ashamed or shy. Bumain an mangibagan he-a. He is ashamed to tell you. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. Class 2C, Emotion and sensation. (sem. domains: 3.4.2.2.1 - Ashamed.) 2.2.2trans. to embarrass or humiliate someone; the victim is in view and cross-referenced by the affix. Nakaba-inanak te bina-inanak nah mittulu. I was so embarrassed because the teacher insulted me. Bainan daka ke ya op-opya ka. If they shame you, just keep quiet. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 2.2.3intrans. to be shy or ashamed. Mumba-iba-in kinali maid di ginun-ud na. She was too shy that’s why she got nothing. muN‑. 2.2.4trans. to be ashamed of something or someone with whom one is associated. Adim ibain an ihitu ka. Do not be ashamed that you are from here. Ibain nah inana. She is ashamed of her mother. i‑/iN‑. infl. ba-inan infl. bimmain infl. maba-inan infl. mibabain

bakla 1comm. a gay; a homosexual man; one who is effeminate. Bakla nan imbabalena. His son is a homosexual. 2sta. will become effeminate or a homosexual. Mabakla nan imbabalem hin binabaiy iibbana. Your son will become effeminate if his companions are always girls. ma‑. Language Of Borrowing: Tagalog.