tolgan (infl. of tolog) trans. to light a lamp or fire. Andani ya kananay deket mun-amo da, ad uwanin kotol ya tinolgan dah diyet ta paatungona nan dibdib. After a while he said that when they take a bath, now that’s it’s cold, they light it so that it can warm the air. general: This example sentence is excerpted from a text about a kerosene heater. ‑on/‑in‑. (sem. domains: 5.5 - Fire.)
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bangngad trans. to return something. Ha-adana pitololio ot ibangngad na ot alana nan banting ot tolgana ot ahi hukapon Feberio. He put some kerosene (in the container) and returned it and got a match and lit it before Feberio covered it. i‑/iN‑. 3A Move and position object at site. (sem. domains: 184.108.40.206 - Return.) infl. bangngadon infl. ibangngad infl. mabangngad infl. mibangngad infl. mumbangngad infl. nabangngad
banting 1comm. matchstick; matches. [This was the name given to the flintstone, piece of iron and piece of cotton used for lighting fire before matches.] Adiyu pid-on di banting hi u-unga te indani ya gumhob da. Don’t let children play with matches for they might burn something. Ha-adana pitololio ot ibangngad na ot alana nan banting ot tolgana ot ahi hukapon Feberio. He put some kerosene (in the container) and placed it back (in the heater) and got a match and lit it before Feberio covered it. (sem. domains: 5.5.4 - Burn, 5.5 - Fire.) 2trans. to set fire to something by using matches. Bantingam tun holok ta dumalang. Light the grass so it will burn. Alam nan banting nah indoggan mut bantingam nan papel ta dumalang. You get the matches behind you (lit. at your back) and light the paper so it will burn. Dakol di tagu mo ohan obban. (banting) There are many people using one blanket (box of matches). (riddle) ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: 5.5.4 - Burn.)