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balo (sp. var. ballo) revenge 1.1trans. to injure or kill in return for an injury or death; to take revenge. Adim ibalo nah imbabalena te maid di bahul na. Do not take revenge on his child because he is innocent. i‑/iN‑. Sim: aw’it. (sem. domains: - Revenge.) 1.2pass. for an act to be avenged. Mibalo nan at-atton yud uwani hi udum an algo. The evil things you are doing now will be avenged someday. mi‑/ni‑. infl. mangibalo

ban’ong 1comm. lip of ricefield dike which contains the water; projecting edge of ricefield dike sometimes stepping stones are laid for walking on the lip. Niphod mo nan banong nan payo? Is the ricefield dike already fixed? Nun-ule-ule da te uma-agol hi Bugan an mundalan nah madanglol an banong. They walked slowly because Bugan was cautious walking on the slippery dikes. Sim: botnge. (sem. domains: - Wall.) 2trans. to build ricefield dikes. Banongan dan nan payo ad uwani. They are going to build the ricefield dike today. Mumbanong da ama nah payon da Juan. Father and his companions are building mud dikes in the Juan’s field. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, muN‑/nuN‑. 5A Changing state of site by adding something.

bayyabe₁ 1comm. sling for flinging stones; slingshot. [Slingshots were used to kill birds or to injure bigger things including people; no longer used.] Maid moy bayyabe ad uwani. There are no more slings for flinging stones nowadays. Sim: lattik, laddi, kallat. (sem. domains: - Weapon, shoot.) 2trans. to use a slingshot Binayyaben David nan giant an hi Goliath ot mate. David hit the giant, Goliath, with a stone and he died. ‑‑on/‑in‑. 4F Adjacency/Adjoining actions. (sem. domains: 7.3.2 - Move something in a direction.)

belo 1comm. cloth used to cover the head and sometimes the face. Dehdi nan belok nah daulon di kama. My veil is under the bed. Himpappangey ang-ang nan belok nah letlatu. My veil in the picture looks awful. (sem. domains: 5.3 - Clothing.) 2intrans. to wear a veil. Adi mo uggan banhon tulang ku nan belok te adi mo mumbeloy tatagud uwani. My sister no longer borrows my veil because people nowadays do not wear veils. muN‑/nuN‑. Language Of Borrowing: Spanish.

big’at (fr. var. bigbigat; sp. var. biggat) 1comm. the following day; tomorrow. <The co-occurring determiner hi is obligatory.> Ahika umalih bigat. You come here tomorrow. Pumtang hi bigat te dakol di bittuwon ad uwani. The sun will shine tomorrow because there are many stars now. (sem. domains: - Yesterday, today, tomorrow.) 2proc. becoming light in the morning; dawning. Mungkabigat handih dimmatong kami. It was about to be daylight when we arrived. Handih mungkabigat ya imme da nadah kipustuwan. When dawn came, they took their posts in strategic places. mungka‑. Sim: pat-al, algo, dilag, potang. (sem. domains: - Time of the day.) der. kabigabigat der. kabigatana der. mabigat der. mungkabigat infl. nabigat

bingay 1comm. share of a harvest of rice grain, fruit, coffee beans, etc. [Usually two-thirds of the produce goes to the owner and one-third to the laborer or tenant. Farm inputs are usually provided by the owner of the land.] Idag-um nan bingay nan kon luta. Drop the share of the landowner. Syn: dowa. (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture, - Part.) 2trans. to give people a share of produce. Bingayon yu nan irik. Divide the lowland rice grain. Biningay da Mara nan page mo. Mara and her side have already divided the rice grain. Maid di mabingay ad uwani. There is nothing to be shared now. Eyak makibingay na inani da. I’m going to have my share of the rice grain that they gathered. Takon di idat yuy bingay ku hanadah ma-ma-idan. You may give my share to those who are poor. Bingayan dakah makan. We will share food with you. ‑on, ‑um‑, ma‑, ‑an. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

bit’il sta. famine; scarcity of food. [There was a scarcity of food during and following World War II because the occupying force ate nearly all that was available.] Mabitil day dakol ad uwani te hay kanginan di boga. Many suffer the scarcity of food nowadays because of the cost of rice. Mabitil di tagu ten dopal. People suffer from famine when there is drought. ma‑. (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food.)

bog’a (fr. var. bingga) 1comm. uncooked generic rice, milled or husked. Nakattina hanan bogak nah bay-ong. My rice inside the sack was very wet. Pinpinhod ku nan ipugo an boga. I like the native rice. Mahapul datuwe ten mungkail ka: boga, dayakkot an pummayume, ongal an banga o palyuk, binokbok ya buhi. These are needed in the making of rice wine: ordinary rice, glutinous rice to be mixed with the ordinary rice, a big pot or vat, native yeast and a wine jar. spec: bulkitan, ipugo, tinoon, dayyakot. (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food.) 2comm. riddle Inihdi ke nan danum hinuy-up na nan danum ya timmaba da. (boga) You put it in water, it sucks the water and becomes fat. (rice) (riddle) 3deriv V. to cook rice with focus on the activity. Mumboga da ya mungkail da. They cook rice and make wine. muN‑/nuN‑. 4trans. to get or take rice. Adi umanamut hi John ad uwanin linggu te dakol di bingga na handih immeh di. John will not come home this week because he took much rice when he went there. ‑in‑. der. mabga

bok’a 1comm. tool to dig tubers; a metal rod pointed at one end, flat at the other end; original was made of coffee wood which was heated over a fire to harden it. Alam nan boka ta eta mumbokah gattuk nah habal. Get the digging tool and we will go to dig some sweet potatoes in the swidden plot. Sim: baw’ok. 2intrans. to dig with tool. Bumoka kah hin-latan gattuk. Dig a can of sweet potatoes. Eka mumboka ad uwani gattuk. Go and gather sweet potatoes now. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture.) 3trans. to dig all root vegetables. Ibaam hi inam ta eyu bokaan nan habal. Accompany your mother to dig all of the tubers in the swidden plot. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an.

bonyag₁ 1trans. to baptize someone. [When babies are baptized, a name is given.] Bonyagan padi nan golang. The priest will baptize the child. Naminduwaak an nabonyagan. I was baptized twice. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, ma‑ ‑an/na‑ ‑an. 5C Goal oriented sites. (sem. domains: - Religious ceremony.) 2intrans. to baptize. Mumbonyag nan padi ad uwani. The priest is baptizing now. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

botos 1comm. vote. O-ohay botos nan kandidatuk. My candidate had a few votes. (sem. domains: - Choose.) 2intrans. to vote. Mumbotos da ad uwani. They will vote now. Bumotos kah iLinda. Vote for one from Linda. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 3trans. to vote for someone in particular. Ibotos muy ibbam an ihitu. Vote for one who is from this place. Botosan yu nan kandidatuk. Vote for my candidate. i‑/iN‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. Language Of Borrowing: Spanish.

Bubun prop. marriage-proper ritual. [This ritual includes a divination rite to determine if the gods and ancestors favor the union.] Ad uwaniy bubun di uyauy ad Bae. Today is the bubun- marriage proper day of the wedding in Bae. Sim: lahun. (sem. domains: - Custom, 2.6.1 - Marriage.)

bul-i sta. for dry soil to be cracked, due to heat of sun and lack of rain. Nabul-iy lutad uwani te tialgo. The soil is cracked now because its summer time. ma‑/na‑. 6C Process or state of inanimate objects. Sim: okak, potag. (sem. domains: - Soil, dirt.)

bulak comm. tree, cottonwood variety. Bokon tiempon di bulak ad uwani. It’s not yet the time of cottonwood-trees to bear. Maphod di muntanom hi bulak na aldattan ta waday ahi pangalaan hi kapyaon hi pungan. It’s good to plant cottonwood-trees at ones backyard so there would be something to get for the making of pillows. Sim: kapok, malakapat; Syn: malakapat. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)

bulakbul 1comm. one who wanders about without purpose; drifter. Tuttudwam nan imbabalem ta adi mumbalin hi bulakbul. Train your child so he will not become a drifter. Bulakbul ad uwani te nungkaan hi iskul. He is a drifter now because he dropped out of school. (sem. domains: 7.2 - Move.) 2intrans. to loiter around; to gallivant. Mumbulakbul ka an adim homkon di ammod mu. You are just loitering around (doing nothing) not pitying your parents. muN‑/nuN‑. Sim: duka. (sem. domains: - Lazy.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

bulangan (der. of bulang) comm. a structure built purposely for cockfighting, in the form of an arena. Imme da nah bulangan te Linggud uwani. They went to the cockpit because it’s Sunday today. ‑an. Syn: bularit.

bulwati (sp. var. balwati) 1comm. any clothing worn by men or women. Dakol di bulwati an igattang da. They have many clothes to sell. Gattangom nan bulwati ta ahim ibulwati nah pangayan taku. You buy that dress so that you will wear it to where we will be going. Sim: lubung; spec: suweter, kamahhita. (sem. domains: 5.3 - Clothing.) 2intrans. to wear clothing. Mumbulwati ka tedeyan kotol. Get dressed because it is cold. Ibulwati yu nan ginattang ina na. Put on the dress her mother bought. Maid di ibulwatik. I have nothing to wear. Nabulwatiyan nan unga. The child is clothed. Nakabbulwati kad uwani. You are so dressed-up today. muN‑/nuN‑, i‑/iN‑, ma‑ ‑an/na‑ ‑an, naka‑ C. 3trans. to put clothing on someone. Bulwatiyam nan golang. Get the baby dressed. Duway hongwon, ohay udukon. (bulwati) Two passages for the hands, one for the body. (dress) (riddle) ‑an.

buya₂ intrans. to watch; to look on as of a by-stander or spectator; to watch something, e.g. a show or spectacle. Imme nadan u-ungan mumbuya hi ay-ayyam. The children went to watch a game. Buyaon dakan mun-ay-ayyam. We will watch you play. Maid di mabuya ad uwani. There is nothing to be watched now. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑on/‑in‑, ma‑/na‑. Sim: tibo, ang-ang; Sim: ang-ang. (sem. domains: 4.2.6 - Entertainment, recreation.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

da-u comm. an ordeal using boiling water to determine guilt in the cases of theft. [In the case of theft, the accuser and the accused met in a designated place. Both were expected to put an arm into the boiling water up to the elbow. A burned arm was evidence for being guilty of theft or of making a false accusation. This ordeal is no longer used.] Maid di inaang-ang kuh da-ud uwani. I have not seen the ordeal today. (sem. domains: - Custom.) Loudes S. Dulawan: Ifugao Culture and History

dalluyun comm. the waves of the sea or ocean. [There are no bodies of water in the Ifugao area that have waves. The current or movement of water is called kibyayung.] Ongal di dalluyun nah baybay ad uwani. The waves in the sea are big now. Katatakut hin-uddum nan dalluyun te alan dita. The waves are at times fearful for they tend to carry one. Sim: kibyayong. (sem. domains: 1.3.2 - Movement of water.)

dang-a 1comm. labor that is voluntary; volunteer work; to help do anything. Dang-an Juan ad uwani. Now is the time to go and help Juan with his work. Sim: baddang, tulung, abono. (sem. domains: 6.1 - Work.) 2trans. to work without pay; voluntarily. Dang-ahon da nan ubun di kaiw hi bigat. They will volunteer to carry the wood tomorrow. Pidang-ak nan magolgol hi bale. I’m having (people) voluntarily saw wood for my house. ‑on/‑in‑, pi‑. 3intrans. to work voluntarily. Mundang-a dad uwani. They are working voluntarily today. muN‑/nuN‑.

dedah di (ph. v. of de, da, hidi) demonstrative predicate. predicates the place where people or things are; the demonstrative refers to shared information; see, they are there. <The plural form da is one of the components of the phrase.> Ingganad uwani ya dedah di. Until now, they are there. (sem. domains: - Demonstrative pronouns.)

dehdida (comp. of dehdi, da) demonstrative predicate. see, they are there; a compound that predicates and refers to things that are far from speaker and hearer. Ot ingganad uwani ya dehdida. Until today, they are there. (sem. domains: - Demonstrative pronouns.)

dewet intrans. to go about without purpose; to roam; to gallivant. Mundewet nan imbabalem. Your child is always roaming around without any purpose. Adi kayu e dumewedewet te dakol di mingunud uwani. Don’t go gallivanting because there is much work to do now. Nadewet hi Maria. Maria is a gallivanter. ‑um‑/‑imm‑, muN‑/nuN‑, ma‑. Sim: umga, lubwat, baat. (sem. domains: 7.2 - Move.)

dibdib 1air. 1.1comm. the invisible mixture of gases that surround the earth; air. Yahyahon takuy dibdib. We breathe air. Kalubam hi daun ya ihamad mu ta maid hunggop hi dibdib. Cover the jar tightly with banana leaves so that no air enters. (sem. domains: 1.1.2 - Air.) 1.2comm. air in motion; wind. Waday nin puwok ad uwani te nakal-ot di dibdib. Maybe there is a typhoon today because the wind is very strong. (sem. domains: - Wind.) 2blowing wind. 2.1intrans. for the wind to blow. Dumibdib ke ya mitayyap nan papel. If the wind blows, the paper will be blown away. Mundibdib an pun-itayap nay nungkihap-e. The wind blew the clothes on the clothesline away. um/imm, muN/nuN. Sim: huy’uhuy, hub-’ud, budabud, yupuyup, puwok, budibud. 2.2sta. to be cooled by the blowing wind, i.e. breeze. Adida madibdiban yaden pun-ayagam dida. They aren’t being cooled-by-the-breeze and yet you are calling them. Opwatom nuppe nan hinamal, akudom hi ligau ta madibdiban ta maba-bao. Remove the pot from the fire, ladle out the rice into a winnower so the air will help to cool it. ma‑ ‑an/na‑ ‑an, muN/nuN. 2.3trans. the wind blows and moves something. Idibdib na nan papel hin adim otnan. The wind will blow the paper if you don’t put something on top of it. i‑/iN‑. 3idiom. riddle - wind is the answer. Nala-uwak ya uggeyak inangang. (dibdib) I passed by but you didn’t see me. (wind)(riddle) id. kay dibdib ya abun munlau