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ubuub trans. to smoke out bees from their hive. Ubuubam nan putyukan ta alam nan bale da. Smoke out the bees so you can get their hive. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 5B Changing state of site by removal of something. (sem. domains: - Take something out of something.)

umubuubun (id. of ubun) an idiom meaning to be idle (lit. always sitting). (sem. domains: - Saying, proverb.)

doldol trans. 1to encroach on land boundary by extending. Indoldol inana nan poppog di luta da. His mother encroached on the land of their neighbor. i‑/iN‑. 3E Move object directionally. (sem. domains: 7.3.2 - Move something in a direction.) 2(fig) to extend something such as a discussion or story; to continue. Aka-, umubuubun taku ke ya mungkadoldol di ittolya ya mange ot ya abuy olat. Well, as long as we keep sitting and extending our stories, the hours will just go by. mungka‑. 3to extend the amount of usable land. Kaatna ahan di maalam nah em doldolon. How much can you get anyway from extending it? (refers to a land) ‑on/‑in‑. (sem. domains: - Extend.)

ubun 1to sit. 1.1intrans. to sit down. Umbun ka ni-an ta ek ayagan hi ama. Sit down while I go and call for father. Inumbun da nah luhung ot mummoma da. They sat down on the mortar and chewed betelnut ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 2B Movement, change of position. Sim: halupinnak. (sem. domains: 7.1.2 - Sit.) 1.2intrans. to continue sitting. Aga, mangmangbun kayu pet umeyak. Come on, you all keep sitting while I go. maN‑ CV(C). 2to sit. 2.1trans. the place for sitting is cross-referenced by the affix. Tibom ta adim ubunan nan puha. Be careful not to sit on the cat. ‑an/‑in‑‑an. 2.2advpred. to sit as a manner of doing something else. <Morphophonology: The first vowel is lost, and the initial glottal stop and the second consonant metathesize.> Inib-un dan mungkanta. They sat as they sang. i/iN. 3intrans. to be idle; to sit around constantly, doing nothing. Umubuubun kah kabigabigat. You are idle everyday. ‑um‑ CV(C)CV. (sem. domains: - Lazy.) 4a seat. 4.1nom. a thing to sit on; seat, bench, chair. Mumpaha-ad kah basket nah ubunan. Have the basket placed on the seat. Hay ngadan bon nan kay ubunan an eda alan hi muyung ya hagabi damdama. The name of that thing like a bench which they get from the forest is also hagabi. ‑an. (sem. domains: 5.1.1 - Furniture.) 4.2sta. for seats to be occupied. Nab-unan am-in di ubunan kinali tumataddog kami. All the seats are taken, that is why we are standing. ma‑ ‑an/na‑ ‑an. der. ubunan id. umubuubun