List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter B - Page 27

bálo

Hiligaynon

Widow, widower. Also used as a verb. Bálo siá. She (he) is a widow (a widower). Nabálo siá or nahímò siá nga bálo. She (he)-became a widow (widower),-was bereaved of her husband (of his wife). Ang pagkabálo. Widowhood.



balók

Hiligaynon

Powdered mangrove bark, put into toddy to make it ferment. Also used as a verb. Ang tungúg ginabalók sa tubâ. Powdered mangrove-bark is put into palm-wine.


balók-an

Hiligaynon

The bladder. See balókhan id.


(H) The bladder. (see barók-an id.).


balokán

Hiligaynon

A vessel or receptacle for containing powdered mangrove-bark. (balók; see balalokán).


balókoy

Hiligaynon

A severe cough resembling croup. Also used as a verb. May balókoy ang bátà or ginabalókoy ang bátà. The child has a bad cough. (see barókoy id.).


balólon

Hiligaynon

(H) A roll; to roll up. Balolóna ang baníg. Roll up the mat. Ibalólon akó ánay siníng amákan. Kindly roll up this bamboo-mat. Balolóni akó sing isá ka sigarílyo. Please roll me a cigarette. (see lolón, álas-to coil or wind a rope, etc.).


balón

Hiligaynon

(Sp. balon) A bale of paper (24 reams); foot-ball. Bákli akó sing isá ka balón nga papél. Buy me a bale of paper. (see bulús).


bálon

Hiligaynon

Provisions or food-supplies for a journey; to take provisions along. Nagbálon akó sing tápa. I took dried meat along for the trip. Balóna iníng kán-on. Take this cooked rice with you for the journey. Balóni siá sing pinákas. Give him dried salt fish along as a provision for the journey. Pabalóni siá sing pinákas. Provide him with dried salt fish for the trip. Ipabálon ko sa íla iníng búgsò nga kárne. I will give them this piece of meat along for the trip.


balón-balonán

Hiligaynon

The craw or crop of a fowl. (see bútse).


balónas

Hiligaynon

(B) To wash rice (bugás) previous to boiling it. Balonási ang bugás. Wash the hulled rice. Ibalónas akó siníng bugás. Please wash this rice for me. (see balinónas-the water in which rice has been washed; kilís id.).


balónos

Hiligaynon

A creeper, whose juice is used like the juice from the bark of salangkúgi to oil the hair and clean the scalp. Its fruit looks like an apple or orange, but is uneatable and only employed by children to play ball with.


balót

Hiligaynon

Pickled fish. (see bagóong, ginamús).


balót

Hiligaynon

Vapid, stale, bad, rotten; ugly, nasty. Itlog nga balót. A rotten egg. Tabákò nga balót. Bad tobacco. (see barót).


balóta

Hiligaynon

(Sp. balota) Ballot, vote; ballot-form.


balotanóg

Hiligaynon

Not well done, underdone, parboiled, not sufficiently cooked (of food); healing slowly (of ulcers, etc); desultory, unsatisfactory (of schooling, education, etc.). Also used as a verb. Iníng kán-on balotanóg. This rice is not sufficiently cooked. Ang bakokáng balotanóg. The carbuncle called "bakokáng" is slow in healing. Balotanóg gid lámang ang íya panoón. His schooling was very desultory or quite insufficient. Dílì mo pagpabalotanogón ang pagtíg-ang. Don't only half-cook the rice. (see angól-angól, akúl-akúl).


balótbot

Hiligaynon

To pull up, raise or lift out of water, mud or the like. Balotbotá ang bátà sa lúnang. Pull the child out of the mud. Ibalótbot akó sa madalî sang bátà sa subâ. Please, pull the child out of the river at once. (see bátak).


bálsa

Hiligaynon

(Sp. balsa) Raft, ferry-boat; to make or use a raft, ferry-boat. Nakatabók kamí sang subâ sa isá ka bálsa. We were able to cross the river on a raft. Balsahá ang mga kawáyan nga pulúnton. Make a raft of the bamboos for making fish-traps, and float them down the river. Balsahí si Fuláno sing kawáyan. Float some bamboo raft-wise down the river for N.N. Ibálsa akó siníng mga bólò. Float these bolo-canes raft-wise down the river for me.


bálsamo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. balsamo) Balsam, balm.


balséro

Hiligaynon

(Sp. balsero) One who works a raft or float; one who floats bamboo, etc. down a river; a ferry-man.


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