balanáw

Hiligaynon

(H) Pool, puddle, waterhole, depression (in roads, fields, etc.). (see danáw).



bíno

Hiligaynon

(Sp. vino) Wine, brandy, cognac, whiskey, gin, spirits in general; hence it is often necessary to ask, what kind of "bíno" is meant. (see álak).


diána

Hiligaynon

(Sp. diana) Reveille; a band marching and playing through the streets at early dawn; to play a reveille.


enáno

Hiligaynon

(Sp. enano) Dwarf, pigmy, midget, manikin; cretin, idiot. (see potót, búang, buangít, kólò, etc.).


hidáet

Hiligaynon

Peace, calm, tranquillity, concord, harmony; to be at peace, live tranquilly, be on friendly terms with. Ginahidaítan na silá sang íla mga kaíping. They are now living at peace with their neighbours. Nagahidaitáy silá. They are living in harmony. "Himáyà sa Diós sa kahitás-an kag paghidáit sa mga táo nga maáyo sing kabubút-on". "Glory to God in the highest and peace to men of good will". (see dáit, linóng, húsay, táwhay).


kabahól

Hiligaynon

Plumpness, thickness, stoutness, quality of being large in circumference. (bahól).


kapatíd

Hiligaynon

Friend, chum, "pal". (see atíd, akíd, idól, kahírup, ábyan).


karapâ

Hiligaynon

See kadapâ, kurapâ.


lúog

Hiligaynon

See lóog-to put, push, thrust into a hole, etc.


obispílyo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. obispillo) A false-, pretended-, sham-, fake-, mock-, bishop.


paápok

Hiligaynon

Caus. of ápok-to fly off, etc. Also: to come to, land, light, come to by chance, be driven to, settle down. (In the second meaning see lásog, patúpling).


pamahaón

Hiligaynon

(B) Freq. of bahaón-to sneeze. (see pangátsi).


patáboy

Hiligaynon

To let or make sag (as a hammock, etc.). (pa, táboy).


pígos

Hiligaynon

To press, compress, squeeze, grip tightly or firmly; to oppress, treat harshly or unjustly. Pinígos níya siá sang íya mga bútkon. He held him firmly with his arms. He gripped him tightly. Indì mo pagpigóson ang mga mamumugón. Don't oppress workmen. (see limólimó, lúgus).


térna

Hiligaynon

(Sp. terna) Ternary, (three names submitted for an office); a game at dice.


úgyon

Hiligaynon

To agree, concur, be of one accord, be united, to cooperate, pull together, assist each other, collaborate. Magúgyon kamó. Be of one accord. Come to an agreement (understanding). Pull together. Ginugyonán níla ang pagbúhat sing dálan. They agreed to build a road. (see binuligáy, hiúgyon, hilitóhog, hisáhò, hitúpul).


unís

Hiligaynon

To flatter, cajole, wheedle, coax. Unisá siá. Coax him. Draw him by flattery. (see odót, utís).


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