List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter B - Page 2

bábay

Hiligaynon

(B) Used only of, or amongst, females: Friend, playmate, constant companion, bosom-friend, intimate; to be friends, or constant companions. Nagabábay or nagababayánay silá. They are very intimate or constantly together. (The relative term for males is akíd, atíd, idól).



babáye

Hiligaynon

Woman, female. Idô nga babáye. A bitch. Karnéro nga babáye. Ewe. Kabáyo nga babáye. Mare. Ang mga babáye mapígaw. Women are weak. Dáw babáye siá. He is like a woman i.e. fickle, unmanly, etc. (babáe id.).


babayén-on

Hiligaynon

Effeminate, womanish, feminine in a depreciative sense. Ang mga laláki nga babayén-on sing batásan talamayón. Effeminate men are contemptible.


babayhána

Hiligaynon

Woman, female (familiar or even contemptuous). (see babáe, babáknit, mabáknit).


babáylan

Hiligaynon

Sorcerer, wizard, magician, one versed in superstitious practices. Also used as a verb. Ginbabaylanán sang babáylan ang masakít nga bátà. The sorcerer practised his art or performed his enchantments over the sick child. Ginpababaylanán sang ilóy ang íya masakít nga bátà. The mother got a conjurer to perform his superstitious rites over her sick baby. Ang babáylan kon magbinabáylan maíhaw sing manók ukón báboy kag mapatíkpátik sa pínggan. When the conjurer performs his superstitious rites he kills a chicken or pig and repeatedly strikes a plate. Nakakáon siá sing báboy nga binabaylanán. He ate some pork that had been subjected to superstitious rites.


bábha

Hiligaynon

A large rent or hole, a gaping wound, gash; to make a gash or rent. May bábha ang likód níya, kay ginlabô ni Fuláno. He has a gaping wound on the back, for he received a gash from N.N. Ginbábha níya ang báyò ko. He tore a large hole in my jacket. Ginbabhaán níya ang íya likód. He made a gaping wound in his back. Ibábha sa likód níya ang ímo binángon. Give him a gash on the back with your bolo. (see wáng-wang).


báboy

Hiligaynon

Pig, swine, pork. Giníhaw níla ang báboy nga pinatámbok. They killed the fattened pig. Makaúyon gid siá sang báboy. He likes to eat pork very much. (see bináboy-piggish, swinish).


babóy-babóy

Hiligaynon

A kind of blackish vermin that is often found on trees, underneath stones and the like; an oniscus, slater, wood-louse, sow-bug.


báda

Hiligaynon

(Sp. barra) An iron bar, crowbar; an iron dibble. (see bára id.).


badáho

Hiligaynon

(Sp. badajo) The clapper of a bell.


badáng

Hiligaynon

Accustomed, inured, experienced, trained, used to. (bádang; see anád, batíd).


bádang

Hiligaynon

To practise, inure, train, accustom to, make used to. Nabádang na siá sa pagtabakô, pag-inúm sing bíno, paghámbal sing ininglés, etc. He is now accustomed to smoke, to drink wine, to speak English, etc. Nabadángan ko na iníng lugár, iníng mga buluhatón, etc. I am now used to this place, to this kind of work, etc. Ipabádang mo siá sa pagsáut sa kay Fulána. Let her learn to dance under N.N.'s instruction. Nagsutíl ang bátà, kay walâ sing nabadángan ang pagkastígo sang íya ilóy. The child turned out badly, because her mother had no method in punishing her. (see ánad, hánas).


bádbad

Hiligaynon

To wind up, to put on a reel; to unravel, disentangle, solve, clear up. Badbará (-adá) ang bunáng. Wind the yarn on a reel. Ibádbad akó ánay siníng bunáng. Kindly wind up this yarn for me. Makabádbad ka siní? Can you solve this? Can you translate it or clear it up? Badbarí (-adí) sing diótay iníng isá ka labág nga bunáng. Unwind a small part of this hank of yarn. Put a small part of this hank of yarn on the reeling-machine.


badbadán

Hiligaynon

Reeling-machine, a wheel for winding up or unwinding yarn, thread or the like; a reel, spool, bobbin.


badbarán

Hiligaynon

(H) See badbadán id.


bádhà

Hiligaynon

(B) Fear, awe, dread; fear mingled with respect or reverence; to influence by fear, reverence or respect, to awe. Walâ gid siá sing ginabádhà. He is not afraid of anything or anybody. (see hádluk, sapák, bálhot, banâ, panagubáli).


badiáng, bádiang

Hiligaynon

A tropical plant with very large leaves. Daw badiáng ang dulúnggan níya. His ears are as large as badiang leaves, a saying applied to one who likes to be praised.


badiáw

Hiligaynon

A kind of bird; the golden oriole, loriot.


badiáw, bádiaw

Hiligaynon

Light yellow; to be or become light yellow. Ang íya bestído nga dalág sádto ánay nagbadiáw na. Her dark yellow frock has turned light yellow. Nabadiawán akó siníng hénero. This cloth has a too light yellow colour for me. (see dalág-a darker yellow, orange-yellow).


badiáwkíaw

Hiligaynon

A kind of bird, whose name is suggestive of its colour and cry. (see badiáwtingíg).


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