ágbay

Hiligaynon

To put one's arms on or round another's shoulder. Nagalakát silá nga nagaagbayánay. They are walking with their arms round each other's shoulders. Agbayí siá. Place your arm on his shoulder. Indì ka magágbay sa íya. Don't put your arm on his or her shoulder. Paagbayón mo ang masakít. Let the sick person put his arm on your shoulder. Sa dakû nga kakáhas nagágbay siá sa kay Fulána, apang dáyon siá níya sinúmbag kag siníkway. With great boldness he put his arm on Miss N.N.'s shoulder, but immediately he received a slap from her and was repulsed with contempt.



alamúsa

Hiligaynon

(Sp. a la musa) To the Muse! An expression frequently used in connection with games, cardplaying, feasting, etc. and signifying the last game or round before the parties rise or disperse. Butangán ta pa sing alamúsa. Let us have a last round in honour of the Muse. Nagaalamúsa na silá. They are now having the last round or drink in honour of the Muse.


alátpan

Hiligaynon

(H) Anything to be roofed in,-put under a roof. (atóp).


bág-id

Hiligaynon

To rub, strike, as a match, to rub two pieces of bamboo, etc. together in order to make fire. Bag-irá (-idá) ang pósporo. Strike the match. Bag-irí ang káha sang pósporo. Strike the match against the box. Bag-irí ang kawáyan túbtub nga magkaláyo (magkalayó). Rub the bamboo till it takes fire.


bokó

Hiligaynon

Knot, joint, especially in a bamboo.


dulúg-dulúg

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of dulúg.


ensáyo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. ensayo) Rehearsal, preparatory practice, exercise; to rehearse, practise. (see hánas, hanáshánas).


halídhid

Hiligaynon

Rim, edge; something very small, little, puny, tiny, diminutive, wee, miniature, minute, insignificant (as compared with something else). Walâ gid bisán sa halídhid lang sang mga kasákit sa Purgatóryo ang mga kasákit dirí sa kalibútan. The pains in this world are beyond compare less than those in Purgatory. (see lándong, dámgo, sídsid).


kádang

Hiligaynon

To walk on stilts; stilt-walking. Nagakádang silá. Nagalakát silá sa kádang. They are walking on stilts. Ang mga bátà malúyag magkádang. Boys like to walk on stilts.


kaolihánan

Hiligaynon

The end, last things, latter happenings, final outcome. (olíhi; see katapúsan).


kópas

Hiligaynon

(Sp. copa) Hearts, one of the four suits in card-playing.


mahamungayáon

Hiligaynon

Peaceful, tranquil, happy, quiet, felicitous, blessed; abundant, plentiful, fruitful, plenteous, teeming, copious. (see hamungáyà).


pál-in

Hiligaynon

To segregate, separate from. (see páin).


panglútò

Hiligaynon

To cook; cooking. (see lútò).


sóndol

Hiligaynon

To collide, knock or push against, etc. See sókdol.


tágman, etc.

Hiligaynon

From tagám-to beware, etc.


tokó

Hiligaynon

An upright (vertical) prop or support for a floor, a scaffolding, etc.; to prop up, support. Butangí sing tokó ang baláy mo. Tókwi (Tokohí) ang salúg sang ímo baláy. Put some props under the floor of your house. (see súlay-a leaning support).


tuáng-túang

Hiligaynon

To carry on a pole across the shoulder, balance on a pole. Tuángtuángan mo iníng duhá ka bakág. Carry these two baskets on a pole across your shoulder. (see tuáng, yáyong, pás-an).


tumalánum-tubó

Hiligaynon

-lánot, -tabákò, etc. A sugar-planter, a hemp-producer, a tobacco-grower, etc.


úsang

Hiligaynon

Chewing; to chew, masticate. Usánga ang kárne sing maáyo. Chew the meat well. (see úsap).


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