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adjFar (in distance), a long way.far (distance)Talalahat kamihin binnaˈan.Our country is a long way from here.tingka2lantaˈladjutapit

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vmagtalaFor things to be far, far apart in distance.Magtala lumaˈten.Our houses are far from each other.

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vmagtalaFor things to be very different, far apart in similarity.Bisankami magpungtinaˈi magtala addat kamihin.Even though we are siblings our customs are very different.

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vsubjectpa-, -um-To go, move, or stay far away from s.t. else.go far away; move far away; stay far awayPatalaku amban bihingne.I moved far away from his side.Tumalaku amban iye.I stay far from him.
vpatalasubjectN-, mag-To place or move s.t. away (to a more distant location).place s.t. at a distance; move away s.t.Pinatala weˈ ne pirahin amban bihingku.She placed the pira-knife away from my side.Bangku magpinda kābew gaˈi ku magpatala.When I change (the location of) the carabao I don’t move him far.Luhudun kambing iyan matala duk luwal gaˈi pitu.Drive that goat far away so that it doesn’t always come here.sēsseylīˈ