List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter B - Page 16

balágbag

Hiligaynon

Across, athwart, in the way. See balábag id.



balághan

Hiligaynon

A trough (for feeding pigs, dogs, etc.). (see bahóg, balahogán, balúghan, dalamugán).


balágon

Hiligaynon

A long, pliable, tough-root,-stem,-tendon of a creeper or other plants, used as a rope.


balagtásan

Hiligaynon

A discussion, disputation, debate, a literary entertainment, poetical competition, meeting, where the conversational language is preferably a native dialect. (see bágtas).


balagtíngon

Hiligaynon

Anything that can be rung or is to be rung, as a bell. (see bágting).


balagúbay

Hiligaynon

The fruit-stalk of the coconut palm. (see balayóbay).


balahíbo

Hiligaynon

Small fine hairs or feathers, down. (see búlbul).


balahogán

Hiligaynon

A trough, especially a feeding trough for pigs and dogs. (see bahóg, dalamugán).


baláhos

Hiligaynon

Wrapping; to wrap up. Balahósi sing papél ang líbro. Wrap the paper round the book. Ibaláhos akó siníng líbro. Kindly wrap up this book for me. (see baráhus, putús).


balahúbà

Hiligaynon

Known, public, notorious, spread, rumoured (said of news, etc.); to get known, become public, etc. Nabalahúbà inâ sa bánwa. That became known in town, they got wind of it-or-it was rumoured in town. Indì ka makatágo sinâ, kóndì mabalahúbà gid sa olíhi. You cannot hide that, for finally it will get known-or-the news of it will spread.


balailéhan

Hiligaynon

Dancing-hall, dancing-room, dance-hall, ball-room. (báile).


balaisán

Hiligaynon

Controversy, difference; something that is to be debated or discussed; debatable, disputable, open to question, subject to contention or controversy; place where something is debated, etc. (see báis).


baláka

Hiligaynon

Care, concern, solicitude, great interest; to take care of, be concerned for or about something, to look well after, be solicitous for. Nagakabaláka siá sing maáyo sang tanán nga mga butáng sa sulúd sang baláy. She attends with great care to everything within the house. Indì mo pagkabalák-an ang nahanungúd sa ákon. Don't concern yourself about what belongs to me-or-is my business. Igkabaláka akó ánay siníng mga bátà. Please take care of these children for a while. (see álingá, tátap, ripára, bántay, etc.).


baláka

Hiligaynon

The leaf-like sheath at the bottom of a bamboo branch where it springs from the stem.


balakáng

Hiligaynon

To spread the feet and legs wide apart in standing, sitting or lying. Nagabalakáng siá sa ganháan. He is standing at the door with his feet wide apart. Ibalakáng or balakangá ang tiíl mo. Straddle your legs. Aláng-álang man nga balakangán ko ang tanán nga buluhatón. It is impossible for me to do all the work. (Literally: it is impossible for me to stretch my legs astride all the work, to bestride all the work. (see bakâ, bakáng, barakáng).


balakhóon

Hiligaynon

(H) Lamentable, grievous, deplorable, to be grieved at; grief, sorrow, weeping. (see bákhò, hilibíon).


balakì

Hiligaynon

To poise, to weigh in the hand, to judge or guess the weight of an object by holding it and moving it up and down. Balakía ang búgsò sang kárne. Weigh the piece of meat in your hand. Ginabalákì níya ang kabug-atón sang bombáy. He tried the weight of the onions in his hand. Figuratively: to balance, match. Ang bána nga mapíntas kag ang asáwa nga mahínay nagabalákì. The rough husband and the gentle wife compensate for each other. Ginabalákì sang Diós ang mga batásan sang magasawá. God balances the qualities of married folk.


baláking

Hiligaynon

(H) To raise, or lift up a little, clothes such as the skirt, the cassock or the like. Balakínga ang patádyong mo, kay madálum ang subâ. Raise your skirt a little, for the river is deep. Magbaláking ka sang sotána mo, agúd índì mabasâ. Lift your cassock a little, lest it should get wet. (see kalókos, kolókos-to tuck up the trousers or the like; baráking).


baláklan

Hiligaynon

(H) Shop, store, emporium, stall, booth, place where things are sold. Kon may baláklon ikáw magkádto ka sing úna sa kay N.N., kay maáyo gid inâ nga baláklan. When you have to buy anything go first to N. N., because that is a very good place to buy. (see bakál, baláklon, balaligyáan).


baláklon

Hiligaynon

(H) That is to be or can be bought, things to be purchased. (see bakál).


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