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nawadaan (id. of wada) an idiom referring to pregnancy (lit. there is something). [The idiom may be used euphemistically regarding pregnancy.] Sim: inaw, higa, ngidlu, butyug, himmiga.

butyug 1intrans. to be pregnant. Mumbutyug te nangahawa. She will be pregnant because she got married. Nabutyugan din babai. That woman is pregnant. Numbutyug man nan babain nungkodoh tabuyug ot idatak. The pregnant woman begged for a pomelo so I gave one to her. muN‑/nuN‑, na‑ ‑an. Sim: himmiga; Sim: inaw, nawadaan, higa, ngidlu, himmiga. (sem. domains: 2.6.3 - Birth.) 2sta. any person male or female, with a big belly. na‑ ‑an. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano: butchug.

higa 1comm. laziness; indolence. Namahig di higan tun imbabalek. The laziness of my child is too much. Sim: inaw, nawadaan, ngidlu, butyug, himmiga. (sem. domains: 6.1.2.4.2 - Lazy.) 2trans. to be pregnant, euphemism. [It could be that higa for pregnancy is associated with laziness because pregnant women often do not work.] Himmiga. She is pregnant. Nihiga di tiempon di gubat. She was pregnant during the war. ‑imm‑, ni‑. Syn: hiding. (sem. domains: 2.6.3 - Birth.) 3trans. to be pregnant with a specified child. Nanomnomok di dolog handih inhigak hi Ana. I was always thinking of fish when I was pregnant with Ana. i‑/iN‑. der. munhighigga id. Hay humiga maagangan. infl. himmiga

himmiga (infl. of higa) became lazy; pregnant. ‑imm‑. Sim: butyug; Sim: inaw, nawadaan, higa, ngidlu, butyug.

inaw intrans. to be pregnant. Mun-inaw hi Immaya. Immaya is pregnant. muN‑/nuN‑. Sim: nawadaan, higa, ngidlu, butyug, himmiga. (sem. domains: 2.6.3 - Birth.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

ngidlu 1comm. lazy. Namahig di ngidluna. He is very lazy. Sim: inaw, nawadaan, higa, butyug, himmiga. (sem. domains: 6.1.2.4.2 - Lazy.) 2sta. to be lazy. Mangidlu an adina pinhod an bumaddang. He is lazy so he does not want to help. Makangngidlu hi Juan. Juan is very lazy. ma‑, makaC‑. 6B Characteristics of human nature or life situation.

putu 1comm. stomach; abdomen; intestines; womb. Mahakit di putu na. Her stomach is painful. Ongal mo di putu na te nawadaan. Her stomach is already big because she is pregnant. Ag-agam, hodhodom di putum! Gosh, are you going to pack food tightly into your stomach! (Gosh, you are eating too much!) (sem. domains: 2.1.8.2 - Stomach.) 2intrans. to have a stomachache. Mumputu te intaganah kakan hi manggan ugge nal-um. He is having stomach pains because he kept on eating unripe mangoes. muN‑/nuN‑. id. mungkakapya nan putu