angán

Hiligaynon

(B) To wait for, to expect. Anganá akó sing diótay nga hóras. Wait for me a little while. Iníng kán-on iangán ko sa kay tátay. This cooked rice I am keeping in expectation of father's coming. Nagaalipasá akó sa pagpaúlì, kay ginaangán akó níla sa pagpanyága. I am in a hurry to get home, for they are waiting for me to come to dinner-or-are waiting dinner for me. (see hulát).


binatasán

Hiligaynon

To accustom oneself to, acquire the habit of, become familiar with. Gintudloán níya siá sa pagbinatasán sa pagtawág sa íya nga ilóy. She taught him (to accustom himself) to call her mother. (see batásan).


butá

Hiligaynon

Blind, sightless; to become totally blind. Nagbutá na siá? Has he gone quite-, totally-, blind? Has he quite lost his sight? (see lamón).


dagáyà

Hiligaynon

Plentiful, swarming, teeming, etc. See dagásà, bugánà. Dagáyà or nagadagáyà na ang humáy. Rice is now to be had in abundance.


daláhig

Hiligaynon

To involve, implicate, drag into, take in. Nadaláhig kitá nga tanán sa salâ ni Adán. We were all involved in the sin of Adam. Gindaláhig akó níya sa kasábà. He implicated me in the lawsuit. Dalahíga siá. Implicate him. Sín-o ang nagdaláhig sa ímo sa siníng maláut nga búhat? Who involved you in this bad deed? (see úmid, dáldal).



emperatrís

Hiligaynon

(Sp. emperatriz) Empress. (see hárà).


gána

Hiligaynon

(Sp. gana) Appetite, relish, mind, inclination, leaning, wish, desire, liking for. Walâ akó sing gána sa pagkáon. I have no appetite for food. May gána siá sa-. He has a liking or inclination for-. (see úyon, lúyag, gáman, gián, kaduyugán, kabúyok, kaíbug, táman, wíli, ílà, íma).


gáwhak

Hiligaynon

Hollow, hole, cavity, trace, said of what has been taken from a heap of rice, sand, corn or the like; to delve or dig into, scoop a hole in, make encroachments or inroads on a heap of ashes, flour, rice, etc. Nabúsdik ang sáko kag ang íya sulúd nga humáy nagáwhak. The sack burst open and a hollow was made in the rice it contained. Sín-o ang nagáwhak siníng túmpok nga humáy? Who encroached on this heap of rice? Who delved into this rice-heap? Huy, mga bátà, índì nínyo paggawhakán ang túmpok nga balás. Hello, you boys there, don't scoop holes in the sand-heap. Ginawhakán ni Fuláno iníng túmpok nga balás, kay íya kinuháan sing isá ka láta sa agás. N.N. dug into this sand-heap, for he took away an oilcanful. Gingawhakán sang makáwat ang ákon ápog. The thief made a hole in my lime. (see gáhuk, etc.).


húngkyang

Hiligaynon

A (Chinese) game of cards.


kamúning

Hiligaynon

A kind of flower.


labí-lábi

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of labí. Also: A foetus or embryo miscarried during the early stages of development. (see palabílábi-to be haughty, stuck up, etc.).


lántoy

Hiligaynon

A rustic or pastoral pipe, reed, flute; to play the flute. Ang mamíngaw nga lánton sang íya nga lántoy nakapanalúpsup sa íla tagiposóon. The sad tune of his flute went to their hearts, touched them deeply. (see lánton, lánglang, tulálay, etc.).


lástiko

Hiligaynon

(Sp. elastico) An elastic band or ribbon; elastic. (see yayát, únyat).


ogrít

Hiligaynon

Boasting, etc. See bugrít, agrót.


pangitâ

Hiligaynon

Corner angle, ridge. Atpi ang pangitâ. Cover the ridge with some roofing material.


póker

Hiligaynon

(English: poker) An American game at cards; to play poker.


púkut

Hiligaynon

See pókot.


sástre

Hiligaynon

(Sp. sastre) Tailor. (see manugtábas).


See taguángkan, taguánkan-uterus.


támpis

Hiligaynon

A skirt as worn by women. (see patádyong, tápis, ámpis).


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