List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter B - Page 48

batúnhan

Hiligaynon

See butánhan, manohán.



batúta

Hiligaynon

(Sp. batuta) A conductor's baton, president's hammer, mace; wand; rule, sway. May ikasángkol siá sa pagdalá sang batúta. He is capable of directing affairs, of filling a leading position. Dakû ang ginakalaínlaínan kon sín-o (anó) nga táo ang nagakapút sang batúta. It makes a great difference, what sort of man holds sway or has the controlling power. (see gahúm, pangólo, dumála, pasunúd, uluyatán, kaláptan).


bátwan

Hiligaynon

A kind of creeper, whose fruit and leaves are edible and taste sour like those of the alupídan.


bátyag

Hiligaynon

See bátiag.


batyáy

Hiligaynon

See batiáy.


baúg

Hiligaynon

Grey, old. (baóg id.).


baúl

Hiligaynon

(Sp. baul) Trunk, box, case, travelling-case. (see kabán, káha, soklóban, tampípì, sulúdlan).


bául

Hiligaynon

Rough, not well made or done, botched, bungled, scamped; to do --, make --, perform --, something-, act-, unseemly, unsightly, in a coarse way, to make merely a rough outline. Baúla lang ánay ang laráwan kag ugáling limpiohón mo. First shape out the statue roughly and then trim it. Bául nga pamánday, panulát, etc. Rough carpentry, careless writing, etc. Bául nga inobrahán inâ. That is (was) rough work, not beautiful or fine work. (see barághal, barúbal, manól, bástos, akúlakúl, dagóldagól).


baúl-bául

Hiligaynon

Anything which somewhat resembles a box or trunk.


baúl-baúl

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of bául-coarse, etc.


bautisár

Hiligaynon

(Sp. bautizar) To baptize, christen. Sín-o ang nagbautizár sa ímo?-Ginbautisahán akó ni Párì Fuláno. Who baptized you?-I was baptized by Father N.N. (see búnyag, bulunyágan, binunyágan).


bautísmo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. bautismo) Baptism, christening. Sertipíko sang Bautísmo. Baptismal certificate, certificate of Baptism. (see búnyag).


bautistéryo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. bautisterio) Baptistery. (see bobohán).


báw-an

Hiligaynon

A portable fish-trap, larger than a taón, but smaller than a páta.


báw-as

Hiligaynon

Sterile, unprolific, childless. barren, impotent, used of both sexes, but mostly applied to women; to be or become barren, etc. Si Fulána (nag) báw-as. N. N. (has become barren) is barren.


báw-ing

Hiligaynon

Isolated, far away, lonely, desolate, deserted; to be or become lonely, etc. Ang báw-ing nga lugár dílì daní sang táo. An isolated place is not often visited by man. Nagbáw-ing iníng minurô, kay walâ na pagaestarí sang táo. This small village became desolate, because people do not live here any longer.


báw-og

Hiligaynon

Foul, rotten, stale, contaminated, fetid, putrid, polluted, said especially of water. Báw-og nga túbig. Foul water. Nagbáw-og ang túbig. The water has become fetid or polluted. (see alungaóg, báog).


báwa

Hiligaynon

A kind of ghost, elf, goblin, believed in by the superstitious and supposed to assume preferentially the shape of a wild chicken called iláhas. (see tumáo, bágat, katáw, kamâkamâ).


báwal

Hiligaynon

To curb, check, prevent, restrain, prohibit, stop. (see pugúng, sagáng, puút, tápnà).


báwang

Hiligaynon

A vegetable, whose bulb resembles garlic and whose leaves are similar to the leaves of onions.


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