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bolwang comm. a plant with a trunk and large stem with brown furry bark. [Boys use the large stem for the trunk of the carabao and place cane for the legs of the carabao figure; then, they attack the figure with bamboo knives.] Hay ke linalakin u-unga ya pumbalinon dah nuwang nan pikiyokon di bolwang. Boys make carabao-like figures from the stem and unopened leaves of the bolwang-plant. (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)

nam’olwang intrans. to have a miscarriage. Adi lumah-un te namolwang ad nakugab. She will not come out because she had a miscarriage yesterday.

olwang 1comm. flash flood in a river due to heavy rains in upper portion of the river. Adi kayu madinol an mungkekeh nah te mianud kayu hin umali nan olwang. Don’t just swim there for all you know the flash-flood will just carry you away. (sem. domains: 1.3.1 - Bodies of water.) 2intrans. to have a flash flood. Immolwang ya nianud nadan oongal an kaiw. There was a flash-flood and the big trees were swept away. Mun-olwang handi ekami umali kinali imbangngad mih bale. There was a flash-flood when we were about to come, that is why we went back home. ‑um‑/imm‑, muN‑/nuN‑.

pikiyoko comm. stem and unopened leaves of the bolwang tree. Pikiyoko nan inhaad da nah nuwnuwang. It is the stem and unopened leaves of the bolwang-tree that they place on the toy carabao.

aldattan comm. yard; the area surrounding a house; the spot where water falls from the eaves; front yard. Immaliy olwang hi aldattan mi. The overflowing water from the river came into our front yard. Sim: ayugu, dola, ta-angan. (sem. domains: - Yard.)

dalom₂ 1adj. deep, measured from the surface, extending downward, e.g. depth of water or hole in the ground. Adi adalom nan nungkekeyan mi. The place where we swam is not deep. Adalom nan puhung. The pool is deep. a‑/an‑. Dimension quantifier. Opp: tappo; Sim: halom. (sem. domains: - Deep, shallow.) 2nom. underneath a surface. Nah dalom di pitok di kihdiyan di yuyu. It is underneath mud that Japanese fish live. (sem. domains: - Under, below.) 3proc. for something like a river to become deep. Dimmalom nan wangwang te immolwang. The river deepened because of the flash flood. ‑um‑/‑immi‑. (sem. domains: - Become, change state.) 4trans. to bury or put something deep. An indalom muy nangilubuk mu ta adi mahamuy? Did you bury it deep so that it can’t be smelled? i‑/iN‑. 3A Move and position object at site. (sem. domains: - Put in.) der. dallom der. kadalom der. kinadallom id. nidalom ni pungkalkalli infl. adallom n. ph. ad dalom

daplug (sp. var. duplug) knock over. 1.1trans. to knock over by bumping or overrunning as a flood. Kumaan kah na te idaplug dakan hiya. Get out of there because he will knock you over. Nidaplug nan ung-ungngan um-umbun te munhihilong an adi matibo. The child sitting there was knocked over because it was night and she couldn’t be seen. Nan olwang ya indaplug nah baleda. That flood, it overran their house. i‑/iN‑, mi‑/ni‑. (sem. domains: 7.7.1 - Hit.) 1.2trans. to knock over, involves the manner or reason for the action. Ikiwangan yu ot din mangali te kay nuwang an umidaplug. Give way to the one coming because he will knock you over like a carabao. Pun-idaplug muy ubunan te adim tibon di dalanom. You knock the seat over because you don’t look where you are going. Mamtikak ya wada da nan nitanom nah pangidalanak ot pun-idaplug ku. I was running and there were plants in my way so I knocked them over. umi‑, puN‑ i‑. 1.3trans. to bump someone or something. Immali ot daplugonak ot bumtik. He came and bumped me and ran away. ‑on/‑in‑.