Search results for "Land"
nHectare.Unit of measuring land. It is equivalent to 10,000 square meters.hectareGinantaˈan weˈ gubelnohin. Gey makajari meˈ aˈahin melli bulak bang luha ne manamalan, taman lime ittariyas hadja.The government has set a limit. People cannot buy a lot of land; up to five hectares only.Daittariyassangdanne dan tanaˈan.One hectare is big enough for one rice field.8.1LandLand
nGarden (around a house), yard.garden around house; yard (grounds)Paluwas kite bi pī si lame.Let’s go outside to the yard.Luhalameten buekkajambangantinanemlaˈi.Our garden is big and many plants are planted there.hāman8.1LandLand
|THINGS ABOUT A GARDEN|
|hāman||park, recreation ground, large yard|
|likus||planted with various things|
|plasa||yard, town square|
nGarden (that is planted with useful plants).Vegetables, maize, camote, cassava and perhaps a few fruit trees may be planted.garden with (mainly) vegetablesLuhalikuskun diyataˈpunu.My garden on the mountain is big.Niyaˈ tanemku bawang laˈi dem likusku miyaˈan.I planted onions there in my garden.galdenlimbubunglame8.1LandLand
nDry rice field (narrow or small).Often used to belittle the extent of a field, in order not to seem bragging.rice field, narrowUbus ne pinagani lupukun.I have already harvested my narrow rice field.tanaˈ8.1LandLand9.1FieldsFields
nsubunganA mound (earth piled around the roots of a plant).mound; earth piled around rootsIt is done to loosen the soil and so make the plants grow better.Hadjesubung talungkun.The mound (around) my eggplant is big.Ubus ne ineddoˈ isi subungan kamuntiˈkun.The tubers of the mound (around) my camote were already fetched.8.1LandLand
vsubjectN-, mag-object-anTo pile earth around a plant; to make a mound around a plant.Sinubungan weˈ ku talungkun duk mura hadje.I have already piled earth around my eggplants so that they will easily get big.Magsubungkamuntiˈsiye.They are making mounds around their camote.Makatabang ku si siye nubung.I asked them to help me make mounds around (plants).8.4Verbs used in connection w/ agricultureVerbs used in connection w/ agriculture
nDry rice field; swidden.field of rice (dry); swiddenLuhatanaˈkun.My dry rice field is big.lupubasak8.4Verbs used in connection w/ agricultureVerbs used in connection w/ agriculture8.1LandLand9.1FieldsFields
vsubjectN-, mag-To plant (or make s.t. into) a dry rice field.Magtanaˈkukahabaˈmusim.I plant a dry rice field every season.Niyaˈnenanaˈ sōng tinanaˈkun.Someone is planting a field already where I was about to plant a field.Tanaˈunne bakas maniku miyaˈan.Make a dry rice field out of where I had my peanuts.