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banbanaggo comm. house lizard; gecko. [When it talks, it’s a sign visitors will arrive.] Dakol di bumudal an banbanaggo nah hilong ten waday dilag. Many house lizards come out at night when there is light. Mungkali ke kanu nan banbanaggo ya waday bisitan umali nah bale. It is said that if a lizard speaks in your house, a visitor will come. Munggango ke kanu nan banbanaggo ya waday bisitan umali na bale. When the house lizard sounds at your house, a visitor will come. Sim: kutkutli, banniya, kallulu; Sim: amulilit. (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124 - Reptile.)
banbanilag (sp. var. banilag) 1comm. flame-like lights which appear, move, multiply and disappear. [It is believed that spirits are roaming around when the lights appear. The appearance of the lights is sometimes like a flame and sometimes like a smoldering torch.] Deket nahilong ya ahi matibo nadan banbanilag nah kawad-an di wangwang. When it is dark, you can see the flame-like appearnace of spirits near the river. (sem. domains: 4.9.2 - Supernatural being.) 2intrans. to twinkle. Waday mumbanbanilag nah kad-an di ob-ob. There is something twinkling near the spring. muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: 8.3.3 - Light.)
banggol 1comm. necklace Waday banggol na. She has a necklace. (sem. domains: 5.4.1 - Jewelry.) 2trans. to hang or place something around the neck, e.g. a scarf, cloth, necklace. Banggolam nan golang hi tuwalya te kotol. Place a towel around the baby’s neck because it’s cold. Ibanggol mu tun pang-o. Wear this bead necklace. Makaphod nan attaken imbanggol mu. The bead necklace you are wearing is so beautiful. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, i‑/iN‑. 5A Changing state of site by adding something. 3intrans. to wear a necklace Munbanggol kayuh bigat. Wear pendants tomorrow. muN‑/nuN‑. 4
bangko₁ comm. wooden bench. Alam nan bangko ta waday ubunan tun tatagu. Get the bench so these people can sit. Nahuyop nan nabutong nah bangko. The drunk man slept on the bench. Natukad nan imbunak an bangko. The wooden bench I was sitting on collapsed. Sim: tilya, dalapong. (sem. domains: 5.1.1 - Furniture.) Llanguage Of Borrowing: Spanish.
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: 126.96.36.199 - 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.
banig 1comm. refers to the disembodied spirit of a dead person; ghost. [Adults use threats about ghosts to make children obey. Ghosts are believed to talk to people and sometimes lead them astray.] Waday banig kediyen bale. There are ghosts in that house. Istolyaon dan handi kanu ka-gibbun di gubat ya namahig di banig. They say that after the second world war there were many incidences of ghost appearances. (sem. domains: 4.9.2 - Supernatural being.) 2trans. ghost appears; to haunt. Banigon daka hin mateyak. I will haunt you if I die. Bumanig nan nate. The dead will haunt. Binanig dah tulang ku. My brother met a ghost. Adika umeh gawwan di hilong te mabanig ka man. Don’t go in the middle of the night because you might meet ghosts. ‑on/‑in‑, ma‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑.
bantuk trans. 1to strike, downward motion; refers to the manner in which a snake rears up and strikes to bite. Adika umeh na te bantukon daka. Don’t go there because (a snake) might strike you. Waday inang-ang muh binantuk di ulog? Have you seen one whom a snake has struck? Adik pe pinhod an pibantuk hi ulog kinali adiyak ume dih maholok an mun-ay-ayyam. I don’t want to be struck by snakes that’s why I avoid playing in grassy places. ‑on/‑in‑, pi‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. (sem. domains: 7.7.1 - Hit.) 2to strike on the head with weapon, e.g. hit a fish with a bolo, a person with a piece of wood. Bantukon nan dolog hin tumapo. Hit the fish on the head if it comes to the surface of the water. Binantuk nan dalit nah puhung. He hit the eel on the head in the pool. ‑on/‑in‑.
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: 188.8.131.52 - 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
bata-an 1trans. to move farther away from someone or something, putting space between; move back. Mibata-an kayun u-unga teden mumpapatteda. You children, move away for they are fighting. Eta dih bata-an ta waday kalyok ke he-a. Let’s go apart (from the crowd) so I can tell you something. mi‑/ni‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: 8.5.3 - Be at a place.) 2intrans. the space or things between two things. Hay numbata-anan da ya nan bale mi. The thing between them is our house. nuN‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: 184.108.40.206.2 - Between.)
baw’ang comm. 1the inside of a container or contained area. Adi maphod di dola da; ammunay bawang di bale da an malini. The outside yard is not good; only the inside part of their house is clean. Sim: bohong. (sem. domains: 220.127.116.11 - Inside.) 2the center of a ricefield. Waday balen di dolog nah bawang di payo da. There is a fish cage in the center of their ricefield.
bay’a 1comm. rice wine. Dakol di baya hin waday mungkasal. There is plenty of rice wine if there is a wedding. Mala-u key duwan hinlingguwan ya damanan hiitom nan baya ta inumon taku! After about two weeks, pour out the wine from the jar and we’ll drink with you. Sim: balludbud, bubud; Syn: binnahi. (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168 - Beverage.) 2intrans. to perform a prestige feast ritual, providing wine. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. bumaya
bayag 1sta. a long time. Nabayag di nundalanan mi ot ahi kami dumatong. We walked a long time before we arrived. Adika makabayyag nah pangitud-akak ke he-a te mabayag ka ke man ya tayanan daka. Do not be a a very long time where I will send you because if you stay there long, we will leave you. ma‑/na‑. 6C Process or state of inanimate objects. Sim: ehem, uhup. (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124 - A long time.) 2duration of an activity. 2.1intrans. for someone to take a long time in doing an activity. Adi mumbayag ya ume da. It will not take long and they will go. Adi mumbayag hidiyen at-attona. He will not continue for a long time in that which he is doing. muN‑/nuN‑. 2.2trans. to take a long time in accomplishing a specific task with the task cross-referenced by the affix. Adim baybayaggon nan at-attom. Do not take so much time in what you are doing. Deket waday insapata yu ya mahapul an adiyu baybayaggon. If you have vowed to do something, it is necessary that you do not delay a long time (before doing what you vowed).. ‑on/‑in‑. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano. infl. nabayag ph. v. adi mumbayag
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: 126.96.36.199 - 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.)
bel’et 1intrans. to hurry; to move or walk as fast as possible. Mumbelet an immanamut. He hurried as he went home. muN‑/nuN‑. Sim: butik. (sem. domains: 188.8.131.52 - Move quickly, 184.108.40.206 - Walk.) 2advpred. to hurry an action or activity. Beletan yu ta adi kayu mataynan. Walk fast so that you will not be left behind. Belebeletan Marya an mundallan ta wadan akhupanah Bugan. Marya walked fast so that she would be able to catch up with Bugan. Iblet yu nan mundogo nah ospital. Quickly take the sick person to the hospital. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, i‑/iN‑. Time.
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.
bida 1comm. a story; may refer to a folktale or a more current narrative. Hay bida na ya hiyat nangamung. His story is always the same. Sim: istolya, a-apo, malamala. (sem. domains: 3.5.4 - Story, 220.127.116.11 - Written material.) 2trans. to tell a story. Mumbida ka ta mahuyop da nan u-unga. Tell a story so that the children will go to sleep. Ibidam nan bida an maid poppog na. Tell the never ending story. Wada wadah allama di mibidabidah kau-unga dih done. ‘Once there was a crab’ was a story often told to children long ago. i‑/iN‑, mi‑, muN‑.
bidbid intrans. 1to read. Mumbidbid kayu. You read. Bumanidbid hi Jose on ahi na kinaliy mahakit di mata na. Jose keeps on reading; then he complains of eye pain. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 4E Perception and Cognition. (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168 - Read.) 2to read with what is being read highlighted as prominent information. Bidbidon yu nan nitudok. Read what is written. Wadan ustu moy bidbibidbid hi novels. I think you have read enough novels. ‑on/‑in‑.
biling₂ trans. to examine something carefully; to search carefully among things in a container or things that are stacked together. Bilibilingona nadan bulawati na te waday punhamak na. He is examining closely his clothes because he is looking for something. ‑on/‑in‑. 4E Perception and Cognition. Sim: bilibili, bidade, binbin. (sem. domains: 2.3.1 - See.)