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alino 1comm. tree variety, has bark fibers which are used for bundling; the fibers are slippery; the trees chosen are the long straight ones. Immeh aman e immalah alinoh muyung. My father went to get alino-bark from the forest. Sim: bulyu. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree, - Plant product.) 2intrans. to get alino-tree fiber. E mangalino da amah pamobod. Father and his companions are going to get alino-fiber for tying. maN‑/naN‑. 3trans. string made from alino-tree fiber. [The alino-tree fiber is soaked in water and drained. If steeped properly, the fiber is white; if over-steeped, the fiber turns black.] Impamtok mi nan inalino da ama. We used the alino-string which father made for binding. ‑on/‑in‑. 4A Change the structure of object. (sem. domains: 6.7.5 - Fastening tool, - Rope, string.)

allaga 1comm. red ant species. Waday allaga nah mangga. There are red ants in the mango tree. Sim: bubuwit, ad-ading. (sem. domains: - Insect.) 2intrans. to gather red ant hives Etaku mangallaga ta ikamo taku tuh dotag. Let’s go and gather red ant eggs and mix them with this pork. maN‑.

am’o bathe 1.1trans. to bathe someone or something, e.g. a child or dog Amohom na ahu. You bathe the dog. ‑on/‑in‑. (sem. domains: 5.6.2 - Bathe.) 1.2ref. to bathe oneself. Etaku mun-amoh wangwang. Let’s go to bathe in the river. Mahapul an mamitlu kan mun-amo ohan algo. You have to take a bath three times a day. muN‑/nuN‑. 2E Body/Physiological functions.

ambule advpred. No wonder!; So that’s why!; an exclamation of understanding the reason for something. Immeyak ad da-ul. Maid hi Josephine ot ibagak. E numboka, ambuley maid hidi. I went downtown. Josephine wasn’t there so I asked about her. She went to dig camote, that’s why she wasn’t there. Evaluative. Sim: kinali, hana mon. (sem. domains: 9.2.2 - Adverbs.)

amping (sp. var. app’ing) trans. 1to slap the face. Iamping ku tun taklek. I’ll use my hand in slapping. Eka piamping. You are letting yourself be slapped. i‑/iN‑, pi‑. Sim: apap. (sem. domains: 7.7.1 - Hit.) 2to slap; the person slapping is highlighted rather the one being slapped. Mamolta day umamping hi tagu. Those who slap people will be fined. ‑um‑/‑imm‑.

anad trans. to peel vegetables before cooking; knife is used, also used of peeling fruit like papaya. Anadam nan gattuk. Peel the camote. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. Sim: uki. (sem. domains: - Remove shell, skin.)

apapet comm. green, bitter gourd; resembles a shriveled cucumber; both its fruit and leaves are edible. [Usually mixed with eggplant to make the favorite Ilocano recipe pinakbet.] Hay apapet di id-um hi itlug. Add egg to bitter gourd. Mikamoy bungan di apapet hi itlug. Bitter gourd fruit can be mixed with eggs. (sem. domains: - Food from vegetables.)

arina 1comm. flour Arina nan ingkamo na nah ihda. It’s flour that she mixed with the viand. Na-ala ot ikamom nan asukar nah arina ot ihaang mu. You just mix the sugar with the flour and then you cook it. (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food.) 2trans. to put flour on something. Arinaan yu nan ipulitu yun balat. Place flour on the bananas you are going to fry. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: harina.

ayod 1comm. a hammock-style cradle used for babies and small children. Ihaad mu nan kuyat nah ayod ta mahuyop. You put the child in his hammock-cradle so that he will sleep. Iyayong mu nan ayod. Swing the hammock-cradle back and forth. (sem. domains: 5.1 - Household equipment.) 2intrans. to use a hammock-cradle for a baby or for carrying a sick person to a doctor or hospital. Mun-ayod kayun tulang mu. Use the hammock-cradle with your sibling. Iayod mu nan golang ta mahuyop. Place the baby in the hamoock-cradle so he will sleep. Iayod yu nan mundogo. Use the hammock-cradle to carry the sick person. mun‑, i‑.

ayyuding 1comm. a guitar-like instrument made of bamboo, four strings made of thin strips of bamboo. Ayyuding di ay-ayyamon na. His plaything is a bamboo guitar. (sem. domains: - Musical instrument.) 2intrans. to play the stringed instrument. Mun-ayyuding ka. Play the guitar. muN‑/nuN‑.

badbad trans. to unwind something; to disentangle something; to unravel something. Badbadom nan gakod di babuy. Unwind the tie of the pig. Mumbadbad kah pamobod. Unwind some for tying. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 4D Release, remove or detach object. (sem. domains: - Remove, take apart.)

Bahawit prop. a place in Lagawe along the Ibulao River. Eda nun-amod Bahawit. They went to take a bath at Bahawit.

bakag 1comm. the bones of an exhumed person. [The bones are wrapped in a blanket for the exhumation rites bogwa.] Eda inalay bakag amana ta mamogwa da. They went to take his father’s bones so he’ll have the exhumation rite performed. (sem. domains: - Custom.) 2sta. the skeleton of a person; no flesh left. Nabakag mo nan gunit te nala-u moy hintoon nipalpu dih natayana. There is no more flesh on the bones because it’s already more than a year after his death. na‑. 6A Physiological Process - State. Sim: gun’it. (sem. domains: 2.1.6 - Bone, joint.)

bakug sta. to be cooked inadequately; partially cooked due to poor firewood or negligence of the cook; usually rice and root crops. Nabakug nan hinamal te adi dumalang nan itungu. The rice is badly cooked because the firewood won’t burn. Nabakug di inhaang Maria. The rice that Maria cooked is not well cooked. Paka-apuyam ta adi mabakug nan gattuk. Put enough fire so the camote will not be badly cooked. ma‑/na‑. 6C Process or state of inanimate objects. (sem. domains: 5.2.1 - Food preparation.)

balyag 1comm. basket used for carrying sweet potatoes, carried on back with head strap. Napnuy balyag nah gattuk. Her basket is full of sweet potatoes. Sim: kaba, gampa. (sem. domains: 6.7.7 - Container.) 2intrans. to use the headstrap basket. Mumbalyag ka te eka mumboka. Get the basket because you are going to dig camote. muN‑/nuN‑.

bangka₁ 1comm. the card dealer; the banker in a gambling game. Nangabak nan bangka. The dealer won. Makakulluk nan bangka kinali nunggugulu da nadan muntutugal. The man who deals the cards is a crook so there was trouble among the card players. (sem. domains: 4.2.6 - Entertainment, recreation.) 2intrans. to bankroll a gambling game. He-ay mumbangka ot dakol di pihhu. You will bankroll the gambling game, anyway you have a lot of money. muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: - Pay.) 3trans. what is used to bankroll a gambling game. Ibangka yu nan pihhun inapput yu. Use the money you won to bankroll a gambling game. i‑/iN‑. Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: banco.

bangko₂ 1comm. bank, a financial institution. Inhaad nay pihhu na nah bangko. He placed his money in the bank. Waday ittay an pihhuk nah bangkod Lagawe. I have a small amount of money in the bank at Lagawe. (sem. domains: - Owe.) 2trans. to place money in the bank. Em ibangko nan pihhum ta adi map-u. Go and bank your money so that it will not be spent. Ibangkom nan binoklam. Put your wages in the bank. i‑/iN‑. 3intrans. to bank money. Mumbangko ka ta mahapul mu ke on em inala. Bank (your money) so that if you need it you can just draw some out. muN‑/nuN‑. Language Of Borrowing: English.

banneeng intrans. to sleep with parents; children under 5 years old do not sleep separately. Ongal kamo kinali adika makibanneeng hi ammod mu. You are big now therefore you should not sleep with your parents. maki‑. (sem. domains: 5.7 - Sleep.)

bat’u 1comm. stone; rock, generic. Manomnom kun handi keh kau-unga mi ya wadaday nihag-on kediyen ob-ob hi o-ongal an batu. I remember that when we were children, there were big rocks beside the same spring. Inwalakana hanan lata ot ikawot na hanah ongal an batu. She let go of the can and held on to a big stone. Um-umbun nah tap-on nan ohan ongal an batu. She was sitting on top of a big rock. spec: dulmug, muling, talugtug. (sem. domains: - Rock.) 2sta. to be rocky, refers to ground that is full of rocks. Mabatu nan luta da. Their land is full of rocks. Mabatu nan habal da. Their camote patch has lots of rocks. ma‑. 3use rocks. 3.1trans. to lay rocks for a path or road. Batuwan yu nan dalan/kalata. Place stones/rocks on the road/path. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 3.2trans. to throw a stone or rock. Adim ibnal nan batu. Do not throw the stone. der. binattu

batil₂ trans. to mix by beating something like an egg. Batilom nan itlug ta ikamom nah gattak. Beat the egg and mix it with the milk. Mumbatil hi Maria. Maria is beating eggs. Bumatil kah itlug ta ikamo ta tuh gattak. Beat an egg so we will mix it with this milk. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 4A Change the structure of an object. (sem. domains: 7.5.3 - Mix.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

bidung 1trans. to blow air into something; to inflate something. Mumbidung nadan u-ungah bola. The children are inflating balls. Bumidung kah duwan balloon. Inflate two balloons. Bidungom nan kabuut ta ay-ayyamon nadan u-unga. Inflate the pig’s bladder so the children can play with it. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑, ‑um‑. 4A Change the structure of an object. (sem. domains: 2.2.1 - Breathe, breath.) 2pass. to be blistered; to be swollen. Nabidung nan naatungan hi taklena. The burn on my hand is blistered. Nabidung nan angan nan am-aman mundogo. The face of the sick old man is swollen. ma‑/na‑.

bikal comm. bamboo, vine type. Hay bikal di pamobod taku nah atop di abung. The bikal-vine bamboo is what we will use for tying the roof of the hut. Sim: ugo; Gen: kawayan. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

bila comm. taro variety; bigger than aba variety. [This taro variety is good for pigs’ food, but the root bulbs are good for human consumption after boiling.] Mabilah nae ot ahi matanoman hi gattuk. That was planted with bila-tubers before camote were planted. colocasia esculenta Sim: pihing. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)

bilok sta. to be damaged, of tuber, caused by insects; cannot be eaten. Nabilok tun gattuk kinali mapait ya munhamhamuy. The camote is damaged that is why it's bitter and smelly. ma‑/na‑. Sim: ngalodngod, galo, bun-o. (sem. domains: 6.2.1 - Growing crops.)

bol’ad 1trans. to remove clothes; to be naked. Boladam nadan u-unga ta mun-amo da. Take off the clothes of the children so they can bathe. Adik mo pinhod an ma-operate te boladan dita. I don’t like to be operated on because they remove all our clothes. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 5B Changing state of site by removal of something. Sim: baduy. (sem. domains: 5.3.8 - Naked.) 2intrans. to become or be naked. Mumbolad kayun u-unga ta mun-amo kayu. Children remove your clothes, and take a bath. Numbobbolad nan u-unga ya immen nah kalata. The child was naked and he went to the street. muN‑/nuN‑.