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ngulngul intrans. to wail over the death or leaving of someone; a sound of grief with or without tears; crying bitterly over the loss of something or someone, may be done in isolation. [Traditionally wailing was done by female relatives gathered around the corpse sitting in a death-chair.] Mungngulngul handi nateh tulang na te impakappinhod na. She was wailing over the death of her sister because she loved her so much. muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: 4.9 - Religion.)