Tuwali Ifugao - English


lukya trans. to uncover the lower body, e.g. for a woman’s skirt to be lifted up. Lukyaam ta tibom hin intalu na nah ulpu na. Lift her skirt to see if she is hiding it on her thigh. Nal-ot nan dibdib kinali nalukyahan da. The wind was strong that’s why their skirts were blown up. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, ma‑ ‑an/na‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: 5.3.7 - Wear clothing.)
Lukya prop. ritual that is related to removing the first or topmost rice bundles from the stacks in the granary for use; during the ritual, the people petition the god that the stored rice bundles will last. (sem. domains: 4.9.5 - Practice religion.) Lourdes S. Dulawan: Ifugao Culture and History
lul-u 1intrans. to bring trouble on oneself because of actions instead of improving one’s life or situation. [Improving one’s life is the expected cultural norm.] Munlul-u ka te itugal mun am-in di pihhu. You are bringing trouble on yourself because you gamble all of your money. muN‑/nuN‑. 1C General class. (sem. domains: 4.4.2 - Trouble.) 2trans. to prod or urge someone. to make trouble. Adim ilul-u diday tutulang mu. Do not prod your relatives to make trouble. Hi Juan di nangilul-un dakami. It was Juan who urged us to make trouble. i‑/iN‑. 3I Direct an action toward an object. (sem. domains: - Bad, immoral.)
lulluy sta. to be weak; the body is weak due to extreme hunger or sickness. Malulluy ka hin adim piliton an mangan. You will become very weak if you do not force yourself to eat. ma‑. (sem. domains: 2.5.1 - Sick.)
lulok 1sta. to be deaf; refers to the inability to hear. Nalulok hi apu. My grandmother is deaf. Deke bo udot ya kahinlullokon da ot inila takun adida unudon intugun taku. If they keep pretending to be deaf, then, we know that they will not follow what we advised. ma‑/na‑, kahin‑ ‑on. 6A Physiological Process - State. Sim: pukit. (sem. domains: - Deaf.) 2proc. refers to the process of becoming deaf. Mungkalulok te naam-ama. He is becoming deaf because he is getting old. mungka‑. 3caus. the affix gives prominence to the cause of becoming deaf. Lumulok nan buduk di palattug. The burst of guns causes deafness. ‑um‑/‑imm‑.
lulug 1comm. knee. Nagadgadan di lulug na. His knees were bruised. La-uwanay lulug ya deyan umanidu hin tininggadan da. Its height comes to your knee and yet, it gives heat when they light it. (sem. domains: - Leg.) 2sta. to be knee high. Milulug nan liting nah daulon handi pimmuwok. The water under the house reached up to the knees when it stormed. mi‑. der. ilulugan
lumakbi peman di ule na. (id. of lakbi) he is very kind (lit. his kindness is really overflowing).
lumbag (infl. of lob’ag) proc. to swell. ‑um‑.
lumban comm. grapefruit; smaller than the pomelo; has a bland to sour taste. Malummi nan lumban. The grapefruit is sweet. Sim: tabuyug. (sem. domains: - Food from fruit.)
lumbang comm. a tree variety; one use of the lumber is in making footwear; the seeds cause drunkenness. Kinapya dan dulun did kubi nan lumbang. They made the lumbang-wood into the floor of a chicken coop. Sim: tupak. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)
lumbun (sp. var. of lubbun)
lumek sta. to be flattened; for overripe fruit to be flattened from a round or oblong shape. Nalumek nan guyabano te nakakkal-um. The guyabano-fruit is flattened because it is overripe. na‑.
lumeng sta. the reddish or violet color of the ripe fruit of the upang, bulinnayu and bahag trees. Nal-um da mo nadan upang te nalmeng da. The upang-fruit is already ripe because the color is violet. ma‑/na‑. 6D Descriptives. (sem. domains: - Color.)
lum-ing comm. mushroom, small, yellowish-white variety; grows in clumps; edible, delicious. In-utum da nan lum-ing handi hilong. They cooked the lum-ing-mushroom last night. (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food, 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)
lumihhing comm. big, green centipede that can fly; has yellow feet, antennae, usually found in damp places and is easily attracted to light. (sem. domains: - Insect.)
lumii sta. to be sweet, the taste of food. Malumii nan manggan kinan taku. The mango we ate is sweet. Makalummii tun kampem. Your coffee is very sweet. ma‑, maka‑. 6D Descriptives. Sim: ngalat, pait, hangliw. (sem. domains: 2.3.3 - Taste.)
lumingot hi kay gagahhilang (id. of gahhilang) to be nervous (lit. perspire like corn).
lumlum trans. to get something stuck in mud, e.g. a vehicle. Adim ilumlum nan talak te maid di manguyud. Do not get the vehicle stuck in the mud because there is no one to pull it. Nilumlum nan tolak. The vehicle was stuck in the mud. i‑/iN‑, mi‑/ni‑. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.
lumlum-uk comm. soft spot on top of baby’s head; palpitating part of the head, especially seen in babies. Naagangan nan golang te nidallom nan lumlum-uk na. The child is hungry because the palpitating part on its head is deep.
lumman sta. to have a change in appearance, characteristics, eyesight, hearing, or thinking. Nalumman di angana. His face has changed. ma‑/na‑, mungka‑. 6A Physiological Process - State. Sim: baliw. (sem. domains: - Become, change state, 2.4 - Body condition.)
lummu intrans. refers to the cause or reason for events or emotions. Hiyay lummu hi nun-awwitan da. He is the cause of their fights. Hay linummu ya hay ugge da nangidatan hi pinhod na. The cause was that they did not give what he wanted. ‑um‑/‑inum‑. Sim: gap’u, hulun. (sem. domains: - Cause, - Reason.)
lumtong comm. a blanket woven for the dead. Sim: gamong. (sem. domains: 7.3.7 - Cover.)
lumtuk proc. swollen, red eyes from crying or being socked. Linumtuk di matana te kinumga. Her eyes are red and swollen because she cried. (sem. domains: - Swell.)
lumu₁ comm. strip of meat on the spinal column of quadrupeds; considered first class meat. Ginattang na nan lumun di babuy. He bought the strip of meat on the spinal column of the pig. (sem. domains: - Meat.)
lumu₂ trans. to long for something or someone. infl. ilmu