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wahe 1comm. a small ax. [This is an old term for ax, but it is still used today.] Nan wahey panikhal mu. Use the axe for splitting wood. Nganney pundikhal muh kaiw? Hay wahe. With what do you split wood? With an axe. Syn: putaw, wasay. (sem. domains: 6.7.1 - Cutting tool.) 2trans. to chop with ax. Winahe na nan tongod nan nuwang. He chopped the neck of the water buffalo with an axe. ‑on/‑in‑. 4A Change the structure of object. (sem. domains: 7.8.3 - Cut.)
tadom 1comm. the sharp edge of the blade of a knife or bolo. Nihanggan ha-oy nan tadom nan otak, mu uggek inila ot ustun inhunod ku ya naliputan di odog ku. The blade of the knife was towards me, but I didn’t know it, so when I stepped back, my back was wounded. (sem. domains: 6.7.1 - Cutting tool.) 2sta. to be sharp; cutting edge, e.g. blade of knife, ax. Matadom di uwak. My knife is sharp. Tumadom nan putaw hin haitom. The axe will became sharp if you sharpen it. ma‑, ‑um‑. 6C Process or state of inanimate objects. id. matadom di mata na