adjStrong (of things and hands); lasting a long time (of materials and food).strong of things and hands; lasting long (food, materials)Pagenteˈedlumaˈininpeggeˈsemento.This house is very strong because it is of concrete.Geyiye mura laboˈ bisan magpanaˈikan, peggeˈ pagen tangannen ngaput.He doesn’t easily fall when he climbs because his hands are strong to hold on.Bang kite mangan putu pagen dem betteng, gey mura inusan.When one eats steamed cassava it lasts in the stomach; one doesn’t easily get hungry again.Pagen hinang sapew nipaˈin.Nipa is long lasting (when) making a roof.basagguyaˈ