nYakan.YakanIt is uncertain if the word ‘Yakan’ begins with a ‘y’ or an ‘i’. The verbal form ‘maginyakan’ suggests that it should begin with a vowel and not a consonant. But if so, it would
be the only vowel initial word that does not have a glottal stop preceding it.
Bangsa Yakan ku.I am a Yakan.GaˈniyaˈYakantuˈu si lahat inin.There are no Yakan here in this place.14.2Men, titles, etc., occupationsMen, titles, etc., occupations
vsubjectN-, mag-To speak Yakan; to say s.t. in Yakan.speak Yakan; say s.t. in YakanTaˈuneiyemaginiyakan.He knows already to speak Yakan.Geykutaˈungiyakannebissā iyan.I can’t say that sentence in Yakan.