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kayutyut comm. creases in skin; wrinkles; a frown. (sem. domains: 2.1.4 - Skin.)

ke dakayu (n. ph. of dakayu) pers. you, plural; second person, plural pronoun; member of Set 4 direct or indirect object pronouns; non-cross-referenced by verbal affixes. <The determiner ke or its allomorph n that attaches to a preceding word that ends in a vowel must co-occur.> “Ot nganney inat nan dakayu?” kanan ina. “Then what did she do to you?” mother said. (sem. domains: 9.2.3.5 - Demonstrative pronouns.)

kombo (fr. var. takombo) adjunct. an expression used to indicate that something is not a problem; never mind; it’s okay. Attitudinal. (sem. domains: 9.2.7 - Interjections.)

lakay 1comm. old man. Daan nan lakay? Where is the old man? (sem. domains: 2.6.5.1 - Man.) 2comm. may be used to refer to a husband. Daan di nangayan lakay mu? Where did your husband go? Opp: bak’et. (sem. domains: 4.1.9.2.1 - Husband, wife.) 3comm. nickname for a baby boy. (sem. domains: 2.6.4.2 - Child.) 4proc. to become an old man. Limmakay di tibo na te makanginnum. His looks became like that of an old man because he is a heavy drinker. Nalakay moh ama. Father is already an old man. ma‑/na‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 6A Physiological Process - State. (sem. domains: 2.6.4.5 - Old person.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

lumingot hi kay gagahhilang (id. of gahhilang) to be nervous (lit. perspire like corn).

Mun-anup an Bakbakayyawon prop. a class of gods that are believed to hunt for men’s souls. Lourdes S. Dulawan: Ifugao Baki (Ritiuals for Man and Rice Culture)

nakkayang adjunct. expression of admiration; Wow!; My! Nakkayang! Makaphod di bulwatim. Wow! Your dress is very beautiful. Interjection. (sem. domains: 9.2.7 - Interjections.)

oah adjunct. expression of confirmation; yes, why not, Sure! Okay!. An umali ka? Oah. Are you coming? Sure. Oah umaliyak. Yes, I’ll come. Interjection. (sem. domains: 9.4.6 - Yes.)

on ya abu adjunct. alright; okay, said with anger or ill-feeling. Teya on ya abu nan indat mu. Alright, here is only what you gave me. Attitudinal.

Wada boy kayana exispred. involves an existential predicate that asserts that one is capable or competent to do something; implies a ‘can do’ attitude. (sem. domains: 9.4.4.2 - Sure.)

yakayak (sp. var. yakyak) 1comm. a woven flat, square basket with small holes like a sieve used for catching tadpoles or small fish and sifting edible red ants. Inhaad ku nan yakayak nah alang. I placed the bamboo basket in the granary. (sem. domains: 6.7 - Tool, 6.7.7 - Container.) 2trans. to sift flour; to strain with a sieve; to catch fish or tadpoles with a bamboo sieve. Munyakayak kah tuyyong ta ipal-it ku. Catch tadpoles and I’ll cook them. Yakayakom nan allaga ta ihanglang taku nadan inana. Sift the red ants so that we will fry its eggs. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑. 4D Release, remove, detach. (sem. domains: 7.5.1.1 - Separate, scatter.)

komo adjunct. just because; since; expression of agreement; yes or okay. A: Tipet indat nan he-an ampuyo ya binangngad na? B: Komo anhan ugge nibangngad? A: Why did she give you the skirt and then, insist that it be returned to her? (rhetorical question) B: Yes, it’s true that it shouldn’t have been returned. A: Etaku tibon nan nate te hinag-on. B: Komo ume taku peman. A: Let’s go to see the dead man because he’s our neighbor. B: Yes, let’s definitely go. Komo maid di ammod ku ya eyak iathinan dakayu. Just because I have no parents, you do that to me. Attitudinal. (sem. domains: 3.2.5.4 - Agree with someone.) Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: como.

takombo (fr. var. of kombo) adjunct. an expression of concession; never mind!; it’s okay! This expresses an interpersonal concession meaning that the hearer doesn’t need to be concerned about or pay attention to something. Takombo di adiyak maki-e. Never mind, I will not come along. Kombo maid di idat mu muden ta umali ka. Never mind if you give nothing as long as you come. (sem. domains: 9.2.7 - Interjections.)

amit intrans. to climb or scale houses, trees, stonewalls; to climb expertly. Nan mun-ammitan di ayagan yun mangala nah littuku. The one who loves to climb is the one you call to gather the rattan fruit. Mun-amitan nan tagu nadah niyug. The man climbs from coconut tree to coconut tree. muN‑ ‑an/nuN‑ ‑an. Sim: kayat, kallehke. (sem. domains: 7.2.2.4 - Move up.)

bak’et comm. 1old woman. Hi Matima ya baket mo. Matima is an old woman now. Baket moh inana. Her mother is now an old woman. Opp: lakay. (sem. domains: 2.6.5.2 - Woman.) 2may be used by a man to refer to his spouse. Hi baket di nana-ang. It was my wife who cooked. Daan hi baket mu? Where is your wife? Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

bugtak₂ intrans. to startle someone. Binugtak na nan umumbun an golang. He startled the child who was sitting down. ‑on/‑in‑. Sim: kaynit, togna. (sem. domains: 3.4.1.3 - Surprise.)

kallehke sta. to be a climber; refers to someone who loves to climb anything, e.g. trees, building, etc. Nakallehkeh tulang ku. My brother loves to climb anything. na‑. Sim: kayat, amit. (sem. domains: 3.4.1.1.1 - Enjoy doing something.)

manuk 1comm. domestic fowl; chicken; also refers to the meat of a chicken. Dakol di manuk na. He has many chickens. Tobatbalona diday bagol ya aammod ta dumalay-up da ta hay idatong di hagabi ya maphod dan am-in an hin-am-a ya ta dumakol di babuy da ya manuk da. He calls on the gods and his ancestors to witness the arrival of his hagabi-bench so that with its arrival, it will bring along good health for his family and the increase (become many) of their pigs and chickens. Sim: gulukay. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.2 - Bird.) 2intrans. to raise chickens. Mummanuk ka ta waday oggan yu ihda. You raise chickens so that you will have something for viand. muN‑/nuN‑.

payagpag intrans. to flap wings; to struggle by flapping wings. Mumpapayagpag din manok. The hen is flapping her wings. Pimmayagpag ya adi pakad-on hi Juan. The chicken struggled by flapping its wings and Juan could not hold it. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 1A Movement with a manner component. Sim: kayabkab. (sem. domains: 7.2 - Move.)

togna (fr. var. togya) trans. to frighten; to startle. Tognaom hin mala-u nah mabilau. Startle her when she passes by the canegrass area. Natogna ot iwalakana nan basu. He was startled and let go of the glass. ‑on/‑in‑, ma‑/na‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. Sim: bugtak, kaynit. (sem. domains: 3.4.1.3 - Surprise.)

‑an₁ dervN. this suffix derives a noun from a transitive verb. Ekami makidamun datuwe ad Lagawe te hidiy naduttuk hi datongan da. We will go and meet them in Lagawe because their arrival place is definitely there. Pun-ihap-en Maria nan ulo na ya nabhat nan hablayan. Maria was putting her blanket on the clothes line (lit. hanging-place) when it was severed. Nagibbu ke, ikuyag mu tun nabinokbokan hi lopohhan ya ihukbung mu. After this, pour the rice into the fermentation container (lit. place of fermentation) and cover. Hay ngadan bon nan kay ubunan an eda alan hi muyung ya hagabi damdama. The bench-like figure that they go to get from the forest (during the feast) is also called hagabi. Mumpaha-ad kah basket nah ubunan. Have the basket placed on the seat.

‑imm‑ TACR. 1this infix is the default affix for Class 2 verbal roots; past tense, punctiliar aspect; cross references the subject. Bimmangun kanuh ho- Abe ot to- mangen muntikid an umed Talih hi abung na. Reportedly, Abe got up and er..went climbing toward Talih to his hut. Sim: ‑um‑. (sem. domains: 9.2.9.1 - Verb affixes.) 2when affixed to transitive verbs, this infix encodes past tense and punctiliar aspect; it cross-references subject and expresses partitive quantification of the undergoer object. 3this infix encodes a process completive aspect and cross-references the subject. Himmapit hi Apu Paredes ot kinalikali da mu toan kay dibdib ya abun munlau. Sir Paredes gave a speech, followed by Sir Datumanong’s inspirational talk; they said many good things, but who knows if their words are just like the wind that passes by. Kon tuwali waday kimmadangyan hi tugal? Rightly so, was there ever one who became a rich man through gambling? 4this infix derives a verb from a noun; cross references the subject; past tense. Mu adi nama-ag on himmagabiy tagu. But not just anyone can perform the hagabi ceremony.

‑on TACR. 1this suffix is a default affix for Class 5 verbal roots; encodes non-past tense and punctiliar aspect; cross-references the patient-object. Pinhod mun inilaon di Manila. Do you want to know about Manila? Handi pinghanan umeyak hidi ya kalyok on matalakak. When I went there for the first time, I thought I would get lost. Nu mabalin ya hay mo informative books di bidbidom. You should already prefer to read informative books. Sim: ‑in‑. (sem. domains: 9 - Grammar.) 2this suffix encodes non-past tense, punctiliar aspect, and cross-references an object that is either a path or destination. Namahig di hona da ta ihalhalla day dalan, ihinghingngi day dalan, namam-a ten waday iiban nadan himmagabi nah dalnon da. They go the wrong way, they go out of the way, especially if they know of a relative of the one performing the hagabi-ceremony who lives along the way. Nundodollop dat eda hogpon hidiyen kuwantel di Ippangyol. They became allies to enter the camp of the Spanish. 3this suffix encodes non-past tense, punctiliar aspect and cross-references an object that is an experiencer. 4this suffix derives a verb from a noun. Hukapona ya- hiya peman an dumangdang nan no; toan an kay tubung. He covered it and yes, it really can give heat; what I don’t know, it’s like a tube. Mangin-innum da moy tagu ya hamulon da nan ongngal an nuwang an makalin hidug. After the free-for-all rice-throwing, the people go on with the merrymaking, drinking and feasting on a big carabao called a hidug. general: Both of the above sentences are from texts. The first is from a text about a kerosene heater, and the second is from a text about the hagabi-bench and the celebration associated with it. pa- -on

a-apo 1comm. a short story, usually sung; may be myths, legends, or folktales. Pinpinhod ku hanan a-apon mipanggep ke Kabbigat. I like the story-song about Kabbigat. Sim: istolya, bida, malamala. (sem. domains: 3.5.4 - Story.) 2intrans. to tell a story in song. Umbun kat mun-a-apoh apum. You sit down and your grandfather will sing a story-song. Mun-ap-apo wak kanu ya- uggek inila nan ia-apok. According to them, I’ll tell a story; oh, I don’t know what to relate. muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say.) 3trans. to tell a story with the story-object cross-referenced. Aga mot nan bumdang di ia-apok. Okay, I’ll tell a story about roaming-spirits. i‑/iN‑. Speech Verb: Purpose is to entertain.

a-o comm. 1reflected image in water, glass, or mirror. Tibom key a-om nah danum. Look at your reflection in the water. (sem. domains: 8.3.5.4 - Pattern, model.) 2shadow. Mungkadukkey a-o te mungkalimu nan algo. The shadows are lengthening because the sun is setting. Nakakkuugak an kay mo a-oy ang-ang ku. I am so thin that my appearance is now like a shadow. (sem. domains: 8.3.3.2.1 - Shadow.)