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abkiya 1sta. a group of people, birds or animals scatter in different directions usually as a result of fear. Dingngol da nan tinumkuk ot maabkiya da. They heard a shout and so they scattered in all directions. ma‑. (sem. domains: 7.5.1.1 - Separate, scatter.) 2proc. (fig) each family member chooses to go their own way, resulting in no family unity. Immabkiyay pamilyan Maria te mun-aawit da. Maria’s family have each gone their own way because they are always quarreling. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 2A Movment from one place to another. (sem. domains: 4.1.6 - Disunity.)

abyang comm. a tree variety; the wood is often used for studs in building houses because it is a hard wood; yellowish in color. Abyang di ingkapya da. They built, using abyang-wood. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)

ad kabunyan₁ (n. ph. of kabunyan) comm. sky area; sky dome above the earth. (sem. domains: 8.5.4 - Area.)

ad kabunyan₂ prop. residence of spirits and deities. (sem. domains: 4.9 - Religion.)

adi maboblayan sta. this phrase refers to an uninhabited and uncultivated area; wilderness. Ot bumtik da nah adi maboblayan ta ibtikan da nadan tindalun di holag Israel, mu pindug da dida ot patayon da dida. (Hanadan Huwes 20:42) And so they ran away toward the wilderness, running away from the soldiers, the descendants of Israel, but they chased them and they killed them. (sem. domains: 9.4.6.1 - No, not.)

adi mumbayag (ph. v. of bayag) v. by negating the verb meaning ‘long time’, the concept of short time is expressed. Hay ittolyah dingngol ku handi ya handi dandani mitungo nan tulang ku ya kumananta nan kilkilang nah nih-up hi balemi ot adi mumbayag ya nakatte nan tulang kun golang. The story I heard before is that when it was nearly time for my brother to be born, there was this night bird that always sang near our house, and so the baby died in a short time. (sem. domains: 8.4.3 - Indefinite time.)

adugayyap intrans. 1to be scattered everywhere, due to a large number. Umadugayyap da. They are scattered everywhere. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. (sem. domains: 7.5.1.1 - Separate, scatter.) 2to put out runners like a creeping plant, e.g. sayote; to spread. 2A Movement from one place to another. (sem. domains: 6.2.1 - Growing crops.)

ag-agam (infl. of ag-aga) adjunct. expression of annoyance; may also express irony. Ag-agam kah-in di ha-oy. Why must it always be me (to be required to do something)? Ag-agam di halaman mu. Why is it that you are so early. (expresses irony, the person is late) Interjection. (sem. domains: 9.2.6 - Particles.)

agayap comm. a legume like a string bean, but shorter. Muntanom ka hi agayap. Plant agayap legumes. Sim: pingwi. (sem. domains: 5.2.3.1.3 - Food from vegetables.)

aggayam 1comm. animal, domestic; quadruped. Dakol day aggayam hituh luta. There are many kinds of animals here on earth. Sim: amayyu. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.) 2intrans. to raise domestic animals. Maphod di mun-aggayam ta waday ihda. It’s good to raise domestic animals in order to have meat. muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: 6.3 - Animal husbandry.)

Aginaya (sp. var. Aginnaya) prop. a woman’s name. [The name of female characters in folklore oral literature.] (sem. domains: 9.7.1.1 - Personal names.)

Aginnaya (sp. var. of Aginaya)

agyaman sta. to be thankful. Agyaman ka te uggeka nate. Be thankful because you did not die. Sim: salamat. (sem. domains: 3.5.1.7.1 - Thank.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

ahyadang trans. to hang up something horizontally. Restrictions: Hudhud epic. In-ahyadang nay tete. He hung up the ladder. {literary} iN‑. Sim: hable; Syn: had-ang. (sem. domains: 7.3.2.4.1 - Hang.)

akasya 1comm. acacia tree or wood. Pinaot na nan akasya. He carved the acacia wood. Nakahhappangan tun akasya. This acacia tree has many branches. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.) 2sta. to be full of acacia trees. Maakasya nan muyung. The forest is full of acacia trees. ma‑.

akyam trans. refers to vines and roots of plants that spread over an area. Ambilog di inakyaman nan apapet te maluwab. The bitter herb has spread widely because it’s robust. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 5A Changing site by adding something. (sem. domains: 1.5.6 - Growth of plants.)

alaya intrans. to roam around. Restrictions: Hudhud epic. Antipet ammunay mun-alayan aton yu? Why is it that all you do is roam around? {literary} muN‑. Syn: duka. (sem. domains: 7.2.4 - Travel.)

alayag comm. rope halter for carabao. Nakhat nan alayag dih mun-aladu da. The halter of the carabao snapped when they were plowing. (sem. domains: 6.7.5 - Fastening tool, 7.5.4.1 - Rope, string.)

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: 6.5.1.4 - Yard.)

altista 1comm. actor or actress. Waday altista an immali. An actor has come here. (sem. domains: 9.1.2 - Do.) 2intrans. to play-act so as to fool someone. Mun-altista na golang. The child is play-acting. muN‑/nuN‑. Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: artista.

alubyag 1trans. to comfort in time of sorrow; to console. Alubyagom hi inam te oha ka mon wada. You console your mother because you are the only one around now. Maal-alubyag hi inana. Her mother is consoled. ‑on/‑in‑, ma‑. Speech Verbs - Purpose is to evoke a response. Sim: al-aluk, anawa. (sem. domains: 4.4.4 - Respond to someone in trouble.) 2intrans. to try to obtain someone’s favor. Mangal-alubyag bo te waday pinhod nan ibaga. He is trying to be in your favor because he wants to ask for something. maN‑ + CV(C). (sem. domains: 4.4.1 - Prosperity.)

Amuyaw prop. a mountain name. [This word refers to the highest mountain peak in Ifugao; the only two people, Wigan and Bugan, who survived the flood were carried to this peak by the flood waters.] (sem. domains: 1.2.1.1 - Mountain.)

anakkayang (fr. var. of kayang) adjunct. wow; expression of amazement or astonishment; usually used with a positive connotation. Anakkayang di anlan nan u-unga. Wow! The children are very happy. Anakkayang! Tibon yu key dimpap na. Wow! Look at what he caught! Anakkayang peman di laing na! He is so amazing! (in skill or knowledge) (sem. domains: 9.2.7 - Interjections.)

anggigiya comm. a species of beetle. Etaku kuma-ut hi anggigiya nah makape. Let’s go and dig for beetles in the coffee plantation. Sim: maabal, daldalmong, ballakbak, lingaling; Spec: ballakbak, attip, lukkuban, ba-i. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.) der. manganggigiya

atipungayawon comm. tiny black ant that stings. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.)