List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter A - Page 59

asendéra

Hiligaynon

(Sp. hacendera) A female farmer, etc. (see asendéro, mangungúma).



asendéro

Hiligaynon

(Sp. hacendero) Farmer, land-owner, planter, agriculturist on a large scale. (see mangungúma).


aséra

Hiligaynon

(Sp. acera) Side-walk, pavement; row of houses along both sides of a street. (see dálan, dalayándayánan, kúbay, kátay).


aséro

Hiligaynon

(Sp. acero) Steel.


ásgad

Hiligaynon

See áskad id.


así-así

Hiligaynon

(Sp. asi, asi) So-so, indifferent, middling, mediocre; of no special value, ordinary, of the common run; to do light-heartedly, carelessly, thoughtlessly. Dílì siá así-así nga táo. He is no common man. He is better than the average. Sa pagpatíndog sing maáyo nga baláy dílì ígò ang isá ka así-así nga pánday, kóndì kinahánglan ang isá ka pánday nga sampáton. Not every common carpenter is fit for the erection of a good house, but an experienced or skilful one is required. Ginasí-así mo lang ang pagtokád sa matáas nga búkid. You ascended the high mountain quite light-heartedly, you went up the high mountain as if it were an everyday-trip.


así-ási

Hiligaynon

To be aware of, know, understand, comprehend. Walâ ka gánì kaasí-ási sang kabangdánan; ngáa man nga mangákig ka sa ámon? You do not even know the reason; why, then, are you angry with us?


así-así

Hiligaynon

To decline, refuse apparently. (see bisyóbísyo, indîíndì).


asíbar

Hiligaynon

(Sp. acibar) Aloe; aloes used as a purgative; the juice of the sabila-plant (Sp. zabila, zabida).


asiénda

Hiligaynon

(Sp. hacienda) A farm on an extensive scale, large landed property, plantation. (see palangúmhan).


asíg

Hiligaynon

An exclamation denoting loathing, abhorrence, aversion and detestation. Asíg! Nasty! Filthy! What a stench! How ugly!


asíg

Hiligaynon

To despise, abhor, insult grievously, abominate. Sín-o ang nagasíg sa ímo? Who insulted you? Ginaasigán níya ang amó nga batásan. He abominates such habits. (see ngíl-ad, támay, lóod).


ásik

Hiligaynon

See ágsik, ápok, ásang. Naasíkan akó sang túbig. I got splashed with water.


asílo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. asilo) Asylum, refuge; protection, shelter, (see dalángpan, aláypan, sáp-an).


asín

Hiligaynon

Salt; to salt. Asiní ang ísdà. Salt the fish. Iasín iníng púdyot nga asín sa manók. Season the chicken with these few grains of salt.


asínan

Hiligaynon

Place where salt is distilled from sea-water or dug from a mine; salt-works, rock-salt mine.


asinón

Hiligaynon

Salty, salt, saline, impregnated or mixed with salt.


asisténsya

Hiligaynon

(Sp. asistencia) Attendance, actual presence; assistance, aid, help, succour. (see atúbang, támbong, búylog, búlig, tábang).


áskad

Hiligaynon

Soreness: to be or become sore of throat. Nagáskad ang tutúnlan ko. My throat became sore. (see ásgad id.).


askwála

Hiligaynon

(Sp. escuadra) Square, carpenter's square; knee-tie, angle-tie, angle-iron; in the form of a square; to form-, resemble-, a square. (see eskwála, kasílo).


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