List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter B - Page 11

bákak

Hiligaynon

A lie, a story, an untruth, a fib, prevarication; to lie, tell stories or untruths, prevaricate. Ginbákak lang níya inâ. That was a story invented by him. Dî mo siá pagbakákan. Don't tell him lies. Indì mo pag-ibákak inâ sa ibán. Don't tell those lies to others. (see butíg; N.B. bákak and bakákon seem to have been taken over from the Cebuano dialect).



bakákon

Hiligaynon

A Liar, fibber, story-teller; lying, telling stories or untruths, untruthful, unreliable. Bakákon siá nga táo. He is a liar. (see bákak, butigón).


bákal

Hiligaynon

Also: Tartar, salivary calculus. (see kíkì, tingéw).


bákal

Hiligaynon

Being much in demand, selling well; to be much resorted to or much in demand, to sell well. (see áka).


bákal

Hiligaynon

Sap-wood, alburnum, the outer and softer layer of wood in timber, easily recognized by its lighter colour. (N.B. Heart-wood, the inner and harder part is called "tugás". "Bákal" and "tugás" together, without the bark, are called "súpat".


bákal

Hiligaynon

The stone of the mango fruit. (see líso).


bakál

Hiligaynon

To buy, purchase. Báklon ko iní. I am going to buy this. Bákli siá sing isá ka kasíng. Buy him a top. Batóna iníng kwárta nga ibakál mo sing kálò. Take this money to buy a hat with. Nakabakál akó sing duhá ka báka nga tagkapitoán ka písos. I bought two cows for seventy pesos each. Ibakál mo akó sing diótay nga bugás. Kindly buy me some rice.


bakalán

Hiligaynon

A door-post, an upright post, especially one in a partition wall; studding. Also used as a verb. Bakalaní ang díngding sing limá ka bakalán. Put five uprights into the partition. (see pagtúod).


bakaláw

Hiligaynon

(Sp. bacalao, bacallao) Codfish.


bakáng

Hiligaynon

To straddle a little, to walk with steps or legs rather far apart, but not so much as bákà.


bakarát

Hiligaynon

A game of cards, baccarat.


bakáris

Hiligaynon

Scratch, abrasion; to scratch, abrade, chafe. (see báklis, bákris, pák-ad, gádras).


bákas

Hiligaynon

Energy, industriousness; to be active, industrious, assiduous, diligent. Nagabákas siá sa tanán níya nga trabáho. He is diligent in the performance of all his tasks. Bakási ang ímo trabáho, kay kon dílì magútum ikáw. Be industrious at your work or you will go hungry. (see písan, úkud).


bákas

Hiligaynon

To join or associate with in trade, be a partner in business,-in games, etc. Nagabákas siá sa kay Fuláno sa sugál, sa komérsyo, etc. He is N. N.'s partner in gambling, in commerce, etc. Bakásan ko ikáw sa ímo palangitán-an. I'll join you in your business. Bakási akó. Associate with me. Join me.


bakát

Hiligaynon

Tight, taut, close, stretched. (see hugút, taníng).


bákat

Hiligaynon

To tighten, to be or make tight (strained, close). (see hugút, dapát, táning, tríngka).


bakatín

Hiligaynon

The wild pig. (see talunón, báktin).


bakayáw

Hiligaynon

A kind of rice.


bákbak

Hiligaynon

Also: to beat, drub, give one a hiding, punish severely. (see tarítári, torótóro, bakábáka, búnak, labá, pákas).


bákhaw

Hiligaynon

A kind of mangrove, often seen in swamps along the beach.


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