List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter L - Page 56

lingô-lingô

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of lingô-to glance aside, etc. (see lingîlíngì).



lingó-lingó

Hiligaynon

To doubt, waver, vacillate, be in doubt or suspense. (see duhá-dúha, lamálamá).


lingós-lingós

Hiligaynon

To lick, pass the tongue over. (see dílà, dílap).


língton

Hiligaynon

From língit-to borrow. Língton mo ang íya humáy. Borrow his rice (all his rice). Língtan mo siá sing humáy. Borrow some rice from him. Borrow some of his rice.


lingwéta

Hiligaynon

(Sp. lingueta) A small tongue; any tongue-like band or strap, any small narrow appendage; the reed of a harmonium.


linibág-líbag

Hiligaynon

Quarrelling, discord, dissension, disagreement, difference; to differ, quarrel, disagree, dissent, be at variance with. (see líbag, híbag, suáy-súay, sumpákil, áway, sipák).


liníbo

Hiligaynon

Thousands, by the thousand. Mga liníbo ka táo ang nagtalámbong. Thousands of people were present. (líbo-thousand).


lininggóhot

Hiligaynon

To move about in all directions, as crowds of people in a market, on a feast-day, etc. Nagalininggóhot gid lang ang mga táo sa atubángan sang simbáhan sa ádlaw sang piésta. The people are moving about in crowds or jostling each other in front of the church on the day of the Feast. (see linggóhot, sarumbálì, surumbálì).


línis

Hiligaynon

See hínis-to rub, polish, etc.


linmábaw

Hiligaynon

The middle finger. (see lumábaw).


linó

Hiligaynon

(Sp. lino) Flax, linen, sail-cloth, canvas, mosquito-netting.


linô

Hiligaynon

To shake, agitate (bottles, etc.). Linoá ang lubí kon láhin na úkon línghod pa. Shake the coconut to see whether it is ripe or not. Naglubúg ang sulúd siníng botílya, kay ginlinô níya. The contents of this bottle have become turbid, because he has shaken it. Linoí akó siníng mga ítlog kon maáyo úkon kanô. Shake these eggs for me to see whether they are (good) fresh or not.


línog

Hiligaynon

An earthquake, earth-tremor, seismic disturbance; to quake; tremble, shake. Abáw, nagalínog-or-may línog. Why, there is an earthquake. Kagáb-i naglínog-or-may línog ang kalibútan. Last night there was an earthquake. Nalinógan (Nalíng-an) kamí dídto sa Manílà. We experienced an earthquake in Manila.


linóko

Hiligaynon

Foolish, stupid, absurd. Linóko nga hámbal, búhat, etc. Stupid talk, a foolish deed, etc. (lóko, binúang, tinónto, etc.).


linókwan

Hiligaynon

Place where cattle lie down and rest. (see lokó, lukú).


linóng

Hiligaynon

Quietude, peace, tranquillity, calm, calmness; peaceful, tranquil, quiet, calm; to be, become or make calm, etc. Naglinóng na ang íla baláy. Their house is quiet now. Naglinóng na ang íla panimaláy. Their family-life is peaceful now. Linongá ang ínyo pagpuyô. Live quietly together i.e. don't quarrel or the like. Walâ pa maglinóng ang pagpuyô dídto, kay ang bolkán nagatúga pa kag nagapalínog. Life there has not yet become tranquil, because the volcano is active still and causes earthquakes. Ginalinongán gid akó siníng bánwa. This town appears to me to be very quiet, peaceful or tranquil. (see táwhay, dáit, húsay).


líntà

Hiligaynon

The leech. Pakádtan (Butangán) mo siá sing líntà. Put a leech on him. Apply a leech to him. (see alimátok-the mountain leech).


línta

Hiligaynon

To crack, split, burst, cleave. (see litík, balanâ).


lintaán

Hiligaynon

Full of leeches. Subâ, talámnan nga lintaán. A river or field, etc., full of, or containing, many leeches. (see lintaón).


líntab

Hiligaynon

Leech. See líntà.


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