List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter M - Page 42

málbas

Hiligaynon

(Sp. malva) Mallow.



maldisyón

Hiligaynon

(Sp. maldición) Malediction, imprecation, execration, curse, malison. (see panghimaláut).


maldíta, maldíto

Hiligaynon

(Sp. maldita, -o) Accursed, cursed, damned; to curse, damn, imprecate, wish evil upon. Ginsilíng (Gintawág) níya akó nga maldíta. He called me accursed. (see gátud, tinagudilían, panóloy, panghimaláut, maldisyón).


maléta

Hiligaynon

(Sp. maleta) Valise, handbag, suitcase, portmanteau, grip, bag.


málhan

Hiligaynon

See mád-an, mál-an, malahán, from malá-to be dry, etc.


málhas

Hiligaynon

(B) Advantage, benefit, profit; good, well; maybe, perhaps. Warâ ti málhas kon ikáw ang silótan tungúd kang salâ ni Fuláno. It's bad enough, if you should be punished for the fault of N.N. (Literally: There is no advantage in it, if-). Warâ ti málhas kon índì tána magabút. Perhaps he is not coming. It would be too bad, if he were not coming. Indì ikáw magpanúgid nga nagasugál kamí adláwdlaw; bokón ti (warâ ti) málhas kon idakúp (dákpon) támon kang polís. Don't tell (anybody) that we are gambling every day; it would be hard lines for us, if we were caught by the police. (see águd, agúdagúd, pulús, áyhan, torán, básì, dámlag).


málhus

Hiligaynon

In order that not, so that not, lest. (see agúd índì, agúd (nga) dílì).


malí

Hiligaynon

Excuse, pretence, appearance, make-believe, trap; to put forward (as a pretext, etc.). (see pasúnì, balíbad).


malí-máli

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of malí. Also: to insinuate, hint at, use indirect language, enlighten another's mind by allusions, speak in parables, often practised by one who wishes to obtain a favour from another or to come to an agreement, to throw out a "polite hint" in a round-about way. Ginmalímalíhan níya kamí nga ang íya nónoy buút mangasáwa sa ámon índay. He politely insinuated that his son wants to marry our daughter. Malímalíha ang paghámbal mo sa íla. Talk to them with polite insinuations or allusions. Nagamalímáli silá nga buút magsímpon sa ámon sang íla anák. They are insinuating their desire or wish of having their boy stay with us. Masúnsun ang hámbal sang Aton Ginúo malímáli. Our Lord often spoke in parables.


malibákon

Hiligaynon

Detracting, disparaging, backbiting, scandal-mongering, talebearing, talking evil of one's neighbour. (see libák).


malibúg

Hiligaynon

Confusing, confused, bemused, perplexed, distracted, perplexing, worried, upset. (see libúg).


malibúgon

Hiligaynon

See malibúg.


malídan

Hiligaynon

Passing, transitory, quick. Sa labíng malídan--. Very quickly--. In a short while--. (see madalî, tióntión).


malíg-on

Hiligaynon

Stable, firm, solid, durable; lasting, resolute, determined. (see líg-on, mapág-on, mabákud, mabáskug).


malígdong

Hiligaynon

Modest, self-respecting, formal, proper, unassuming, honest, decent, tactful. (see lígdong, maúgdang).


malígno

Hiligaynon

(Sp. maligno) Malign, malignant, wicked, evil, perverse. Ang espiritú nga malígno. The devil. (see maláut).


malígpot

Hiligaynon

Short, brief (particularly in the plural). (see malíp-ot).


malígsi

Hiligaynon

Swift, quick, agile, nimble, lithe (of movements). (see lígsi, madásig, mapágsi).


malígwa

Hiligaynon

(Sp. legua) A mile off, a mile distant, a mile far, rather far in general; wide, spacious, extensive, broad. (see lígwa).


malígwis

Hiligaynon

Pointed, spiky, sharp. (lígwis; see matalíwis).


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