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tolog trans. to kindle; to light a fire. Tolgam nan kingke. Light the lamp. (lit. kindle the wick) Itlog mu nan papel. Light the paper. Nan papel di puntolog mu. Use the paper for kindling. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, i‑/iN‑, puN‑. 5C Goal-oriented sites. (sem. domains: 5.5 - Fire.) infl. tolgan

insenso comm. incense. [The use of incense was not a part of the traditional culture; however, there is a shrine in Kiangan in commemoration of the Japanese killed in World War II; this is the most common place to see the use of incense.] Nuntolog nadan Hapon hi insenso. The Japanese lit some incense. Munhamuy nan insenso an gineeng di Hapon. The incense burned by the Japanese is odorous. (sem. domains: 4.9.5.5 - Offering, sacrifice.) Language Of Borrowing: Spanish.

papel comm. paper. Hay papel di puntolog mu. Start the fire by burning paper. Punha-adan yuh papel hanadan ubunan. Put papers on your seats. (sem. domains: 6.2.5.4 - Plant product.) Language of Borrowing: English.

pitlolyo (sp. var. pitololio; sp. var. pittololyo) 1comm. petroleum, an oily flammable substance that is refined for use as kerosene and gasoline. Pitlolyo di nuntolog na. He used kerosene in lighting the fire. Ha-adam hi pitlolyo nan dilag. Place kerosene in the lamp. (sem. domains: 1.2.2.4 - Mineral.) 2trans. to use kerosene by placing it on something. Pitlolyowam nan apuy ta dumalang. Place kerosene on the fire so that it will ignite. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 5A Changing state of site by adding something. Language Of Borrowing: English.