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Hin pinhod takun munhidah itlug, mumpaptok kah manuk. (say. of ngunu) If you want to eat eggs, raise chickens. [This saying implies that one needs to work if one wants to eat.] (sem. domains: 6.1 - Work.)

ngunu 1comm. using the body or mind to do or make something; work. Nganney ngunum? What is your work? Sim: ganal, tangdan, bokla, suweldu. (sem. domains: 6.1 - Work.) 2to work. 2.1intrans. to work. Mungngunuwak hi payo hi bigat. I will work in the field tomorrow. muN/nuN. 2.2trans. to work on a particular thing; the object being worked on is prominent. Ingunu yu nan onob di bale te napai. Work on the door of the house because it is destroyed. Ingunum tun pingunuk ke he-a. Work on this which I am assigning you to do. i/iN. 2.3pass. for something to be worked on. Maid di mingunu ad uwani. There is nothing to work on today. mi‑/ni‑. 2.4trans. to work for something or someone; the beneficiary or the thing being worked for is prominent. Ingunuwak hi tulang ku ad uwani te mundogo. I will work for my brother today because he is sick. Ingunuwak nan binanok an pihhu. I will work for the money I borrowed. i‑ ‑an/iN‑ ‑an. say. Hin pinhod takun munhidah itlug, mumpaptok kah manuk.

ngunut comm. personal belongings; possessions. Iphod mu nadan ngunut mu. Put your belongings in order. Sim: alikamen. (sem. domains: - Unique, 6.8.1 - Have wealth.)

alikamen comm. personal belongings; possessions. Inal-ala nan am-in di alikamen na. He took all of his things. Sim: ngunut. (sem. domains: - Own, possess.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

bokla₂ 1trans. to work for wages or other needs. Boklaok nan ginawat kun boga. I will work for the rice I borrowed. Kaatnay binoklam nah em nakiboklaan? How much did you earn where you went to work (lit. joined in earning)? ‑on/‑in‑. 4C Convey/bring objects toward agent. Sim: ganal, tangdan, ngunu, suweldu. (sem. domains: 6.1 - Work.) 2intrans. to join in earning. Eyak makibokla ad baliwon. I am going to earn a living in the lowlands. maki‑/naki‑. der. makibokla id. kay ta makiboklan nuwang

ganal (sp. var. ganar) 1comm. salary rate. Kaatnay ganal muh ohan algo? How much is your salary rate for one day? Nabongley ganal na hi ohan algo. His salary for one day is fifty pesos. Sim: tangdan, bokla, ngunu, suweldu. (sem. domains: - Pay.) 2intrans. to receive a specified salary. Mungganal hi hinggatut hi ohan algo. He is paid a hundred per day. muN‑/nuN‑. 3trans. to give someone a specified salary rate. Ganalan dakayuh liman pihu hi hin-olat. He will give you a salary rate of five pesos an hour. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an.

suweldu 1comm. a wage or salary. Idat mu nan suweldu da hi bigat. Give their salaries tomorrow. Sim: ganal, tangdan, bokla, ngunu. (sem. domains: - Pay.) 2intrans. to receive salary. Maid di pihhu taku te uggeyak nunsuweldu. We have no money because I did not receive my pay. muN‑/nuN‑. Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: sueldo.

tangdan 1comm. earnings; wages. Kaatnay tangdan mu. How much did you earn? Sim: ganal, bokla, ngunu, suweldu. (sem. domains: - Earn.) 2trans. to give wages to someone. <The person receiving the wages is cross-referenced by the affix.> Tangdanan daka ta iem tun kalton hi malket. I’ll give you wages and you’ll take this box to the market. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

ag’a adjunct. 1a polite expression; please; excuse me. {This is a polite expression that can be used to soften a request or demand; also, it can be used to excuse oneself from an event or communication situation.} Idat yu agah tuwe ke Maria? Will you please give this to Maria? Agak, apapon daka? Agam, ten pinhod mu. Shall I go ahead and slap you? Go ahead, if it pleases you. Aga ta mangmangngeyak pe. Excuse me, I’m going ahead. Agat ek aton hanan ngunuk ta magibbu. Excuse me, I will go to finish my work so that it will be done. Aga, nangamung boh pidwana. There now, till next time. Aga, di inalam ad Manila. Please (let me see) what you got in Manila. Aga ke ta ha-oy di muntudok. Move away so I’ll (be the one) to write. Interpersonal. (sem. domains: 9.2.6 - Particles.) 2expression that means to go ahead and do something or continue action. Mun-ap-apo wak kanu ya- uggek inila nan ia-apok. Aga mot nan bumdang di ia-apok. According to them, I’ll tell a story; oh, I don’t know what to relate. Okay, I’ll tell a story about roaming spirits. Agam, deket pinhod mun makie ya mundadaan kah pihhum ta deke ya imme ta. Go ahead. If you want to join in going, save your money so that we can go. (sem. domains: 3.5 - Communication.) der. agannat

agang hungry. 1.1sta. to be hungry; non-agentive cause of hunger is exertion, work, time. Maagangan da nadan mungngunu. Those working will be hungry. Naagangan te ugge nangan dih biggatna kinali immanamut hi gagala te maal-aliwot hi inagang na. She was hungry because she didn’t eat breakfast; that’s why she went home early because she was feeling dizzy from her hunger. Idadaan yu ta mangan da te naagangan da. Prepare (the food) so that they can eat because they are hungry. ma‑ ‑an/na‑ ‑an. 6A Physiological states. (sem. domains: - Hungry, thirsty.) 1.2proc. to become hungry; the process is in view. Immagang. I have become hungry. Umanamutak te imma-agang. I’ll go home now because I have become very hungry. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. infl. maagangan

ahigaud (comp. of gaud, ahi) nom. a phase of the agricultural cycle; plowing of ricefields to prepare for planting; the plowing is done by hand using wooden spades. Dakdakol di ngunun di linalaki hantuh ahigaud. The men have much work during the plowing season. Gen: ahi. (sem. domains: 8.4.1 - Period of time, 6.2 - Agriculture.)

ahitunod (tunod) nom. season for transplanting rice from seedbeds to the fields. Dakol di ngunu nah ahi tunod. There’s a lot of work during the transplanting season. Nagibbuy ahi tunod tuh boble. The season of transplanting here in our village is finished. Gen: ahi. (sem. domains: 8.4.1 - Period of time, 6.2 - Agriculture.)

alibaddu intrans. to move about in a restricted area; mill around; to move about continuously. Adiyak pakangngunu te mun-alibaddu day u-unga. I cannot work because the children are moving about everywhere. muN‑/nuN‑. 1B Movement with a directional component. (sem. domains: 7.2 - Move.)

alittu (sp. var. alistu) 1adv. quickly. Alittun mungngunu. He works quickly. (implies he is industrious) Time. (sem. domains: - Quick.) 2advpred. to do something quickly. <The adverbial predicate governs the action with the affix cross-referencing the verbal action object.> Alittuwan yun mungngunu. Work fast. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. Time. Sim: gagala. 3intrans. to move quickly. Immalittu da te mangali nan ap-apu da. They moved quickly because their leader was approaching. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: alistu.

am-ama (der. of ama) comm. refers to an old man, from about 60 years old. Te am-in da takon di unga weno am-ama, muntuttudu weno mun-adal ya numbubunut da ot matuddu nimpe ngunu da. (1 Chronicles 25:8b) Because all of them whether young or old men, whether teaching or learning, they were chosen by casting lots and their work was taught. (sem. domains: 2 - Person.)

ambaballuka adjunct. an expression of giving over or implying an unwillingness to debate an issue. Ambaballukan unga an tinaynan di aammod na! Poor child who was left by his parents! Ambaballuka uggek ingngunu ya ugge. Never mind whether I did the work or not. Ambaballukay mangan eta ot. Let’s go, I’ll give-up eating (for now). Attitudinal. (sem. domains: - Attitude.)

amo jealous. 1.1proc. to be jealous; to be envious. Umamowak ke hiya. I am so jealous of him. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. Class 2C, Emotion and sensation . Sim: ah’ol. (sem. domains: - Jealous.) 1.2trans. to envy someone; the affix cross-references the person that is envied. Inamohan dah Pedro. They were jealous of Pedro. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 1.3rec. for two people to jealously guard the amount of work that each needs to do. Mun-inammo dah ngunu. Neither of them want to do the work./Both of them want the other to do the work. muN‑ ‑in‑.

anhan (sp. var. ahan) adjunct. 1an intensifying polite adjunct; please, sorry. [The word is generally used in a polite request or as a polite emphasis, but may also be used sarcastically. It is used intentionally to evoke particular feelings in the hearer; the context disambiguates the feelings that the speaker intends to evoke.] Toan ten makulug, mu deket makulug, ikabing mu anhan tun tugun ku. Whether or not this is true, I don’t know, but if it is, then, heed my advice. Interpersonal. (sem. domains: - Persuade.) 2to emphasize, related to degree or uniqueness. Hinae anhan nan em ipatipatibo? Is it only that which you are showing off? Makulug anhan nan kinalik. What I said is really true. (sem. domains: 9.2.7 - Interjections.) 3first thing; a priority. Pa-anhanom an aton ni-an nan kinalik ta ahim aton di udum an ngunum. Make what I told you the first thing you do before your other work. pa‑ ‑an. comp. kay-ahan der. ipaanhan der. mangipaanhan infl. paanhanon

apuwap (sp. var. apuap) trans. to caress; rub gently a specific body part; massage. Apuwapom di tuktuk na ta mahuyop. Rub her forehead gently so she will go to sleep. Inapuwap inay odog ku ot mibangngad nah pun-ingunu na. She patted my back and returned to her work. Ap-apuwapona ya pinpinhod damdaman nan gawgawa. She smoothed its feathers and the duck liked it. ‑on/‑in‑. 4B Tactile actions. (sem. domains: - Touch.)

at do. 1.1trans. to do something; refers to an action. Adim aton hina. Do not do that. Atonah tuwet adi mundagan e bumudduy di ena kinan. It does this so that what it eats will not come out at once. ‑on/‑in‑. (sem. domains: 9.1.2 - Do.) 1.2pass. was done/will be done; happened/will happen. Abuna tuy dingngol ku mipanggep kediyen naat. That is all I have heard about that case (lit. what was done). Tinibon nan ohan nadah mungngunu ya inila na moy naat. One of the workers immediately knew what went wrong (lit. what was done). ma‑/na‑. umat der. kaatan der. pangat infl. aton infl. maat infl. mangat infl. pa-at

at’op 1comm. roof; roofing material. Hinnanotak di atop nan balemi. I changed the roof of our house. (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building.) 2trans. to construct a roof; to use as roofing. Iatop yu nan gulun. Roof with the cogon grass/Use cogon grass for the roof. Atopan yu nan baleda ad uwani. You are going to roof their house today. i‑/iN‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 3pass. to be roofed. Naatopan moy baleda. Their house is already roofed/has a roof. ma‑ ‑an/na‑ ‑an. 4intrans. to make a roof. Mun-atop da nadan mungngunu. The workers are constructing the roof. Umatop kayuh pun-hiduman taku. Make a roof for our shelter. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑.

aton (infl. of at) trans. to do something in particular, i.e. specific. Ekat em aton po nan ngunum te inat ku mo nan ken ha-on. You go and do your work because I have already done mine. ‑on/‑in‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. Sim: innun. (sem. domains: 7 - Physical actions.)

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‑.

bak’ug 1sta. hunchbacked. Mabakug dah gagala nadan aammod an mungngunuh payo te iyuyuung da. Those parents who work the ricefields become hunchbacked because they are bent-over everyday. ma‑. (sem. domains: 2.1 - Body.) 2trans. to hunch the back; slouch; bent from waist. Adim bakbakuggon te ad-adin tibon. Do not hunch your back because it is not good to look at. ‑on/‑in‑ CV(C)‑. 4A Change the structure of object. (sem. domains: 7.1.8 - Bend down.)

bakwad intrans. to roam around; going from place to place without purpose. Mumbakwaddan hi Jose te humigan mungngunu. Jose roams about because he is too lazy to work. muN‑ ‑an/nuN‑ ‑an. 1B Movement with a directional component. Sim: duka. (sem. domains: 7.2.4 - Travel, 7.2 - Move.)