List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter A - Page 38

ámo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. amo) Employer, master, lord, boss; proprietor, owner. (see alagarán, palamúgnan, ginúo, tagíya).



amô

Hiligaynon

Monkey, ape. Ang ákon ámo may duhá ka amô nga amó ang ginbalígyà sa íya ni Fuláno. My master has two monkeys that were sold to him by N.N.


ámo

Hiligaynon

To be the same, continue in the same state. The phrase "índì magkalaámo" means; It will not be the same, implying a great change (mostly for the worse).


amô

Hiligaynon

To tighten or straighten by pushing and pulling, (as a loom (terál), so that the cloth to be woven may be even and smooth). Amoá ang terál. Tighten the loom.


amó-ámo

Hiligaynon

(H) Dim. of amó. To be about the same, to resemble, be something like. Ang tunúg siníng linggánay nagakaamóámo sa tunúg sang linggánay sa ámon bánwa. The sound of this bell is nearly the same as that of the bell in our town. Amóámo silá nga duhá sing kataasón. They are both of about the same height. (see agíd-ágid, anggíd-ánggid).


amô-ámò

Hiligaynon

Dim. of amô. Also: A game at cards. Nagaamôámò silá-or-nagahámpang silá sang amôámò. They are playing the game called amôámò.


ámog

Hiligaynon

Very touchy, extremely sensitive, thin-skinned, crying upon the least occasion, etc. Amog nga bátà. A very touchy child. Also: to be or become touchy, etc. Sán-o pa ikáw magámog? When did you become so touchy? Since when are you so sensitive? Naamogán kamí sa íya. We consider him, very touchy. Indì ka maginámog. Don't be over-sensitive. Indì ka magpatámà sang ímo pagkaámog. Don't go too far in your sensitiveness. (see bingít, pawíkan).


amoláw

Hiligaynon

(B) To keep vigil, watch, keep or remain awake, to watch over or by. Nagamoláw silá sa masakít or ginamolawán níla ang masakít. They watched by the sick person during the night. Iamoláw akó ánay siníng masakít nga bátà. Please watch over this sick child for me. Ipaamoláw ko ikáw sa íya. I'll let you watch by him during the night (see puláw, alígmat).


amolít

Hiligaynon

To harm, damage, injure, spite, do mischief to. Indì ka magamolít sa ákon-or-índì mo akó pagamolitán. Don't do me any harm. Don't harm me. Ginamolitán níla ang íya mga tanúm. They did damage to his plants out of spite. Sarìsárì ang mga pahítò nga íla gingámit sa pagamolít sang íya pangabúhì. They used various means to make his life miserable. Madámù nga mga pagbutángbútang ang íla ginamolít sa íya. They resorted to many calumnies in order to harm him. Inamolitán níla ang íya kalubihán. They spitefully damaged his coconut-plantation. (see dáut, tístis, panístis).


amolúgmon

Hiligaynon

A rapacious bird very dangerous to chickens, etc., in appearance like an owl, but having small eyes. (see murúgmon).


amóma

Hiligaynon

A present or gift of food and drink, hospitable entertainment, a treat; to entertain, regale, treat, give food and drink to, etc. Iamóma ko sa íya iníng mga ságing. I'll give him these bananas as a present. Amomáha siá sing maáyo. Treat him well. Nagamóma silá sa ámon sing dagáyà nga kalan-ónon. They treated us to plenty of delicate viands. Ihátag mo sa íya iníng duhá ka búlig nga ságing nga tigáylo sang kárne nga inamóma níya sa ákon. Give him these two bunches of bananas in return for the meat he gave me. Maálwan siá sing kamót sa pagpangamóma sa mga nagadúaw sa íya. He is open-handed in his treatment of visitors. (see aláw).


amomókol

Hiligaynon

An edible mushroom. See amamákol id.


amomónggo

Hiligaynon

A bird of prey like the amolúgmon with the only difference that the latter is spotted white and black, whilst the amomónggo is spotted white and red.


amomótol

Hiligaynon

A sort of leprous cancer, starting at the fingers or toes and slowly eating away whole members of the body.


amomotolón

Hiligaynon

Pertaining to amomótol, one affected with amomótol.


ámon

Hiligaynon

(H) Our, ours, excluding the person spoken to; of, by or through us; sa ámon-us, to, from, at, on, upon, etc. us. (see námon, ákon).


amór

Hiligaynon

(Sp. amor) Love; amóres-love-affairs, gallantry, love-stories. (see gúgma, paghigúgma, kahagúgma).


amorókpok

Hiligaynon

A bird of prey, a kind of hawk. (see amolúgmon).


amorókpok

Hiligaynon

A meteor, shooting-star, meteorite, aerolite, aerolith; an evil spirit believed to exercise great authority over other evil spirits.


amorótik

Hiligaynon

Bat (see múrtik, koláknit, kolápnit, etc.).


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