List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter M - Page 51
An insect with a very painful sting. See alingáyo, kamaláyo.
One who is-responsible,-in charge,-in authority; official, functionary. (see ákò, palangakóan).
Shell-gatherer, shell-collector; whoremonger, one who runs after girls. (see kalámpay, pangalámpay).
Reaper, harvester. See mangalaní.
Eater, feaster. (see káon).
Helper, supporter, assistant, second, upholder, protector. (see ápin, umalapín).
A representative, delegate, senator; proxy, one who presents himself or confronts a situation. (see atúbang, tigpangatubáng).
Fighter, warrior, soldier; martial. (see áway, soldádo).
Thief, etc. See makáwtì, makáwat.
Stranger, foreigner, sojourner, tourist, traveller. See mangalályaw, etc.
(Sp. mango) The mango-tree and its fruit. (see páhò).
Riches, possessions, property, wealth, assets, capital; to become rich, acquire property, etc. Ang kalabánan sang mga táo nagapaningúhà magmánggad. The majority of men strive to become rich. Nagmánggad siá sa íla nga palatikángan. He got rich in their business. (see pagkabutáng).
(H) Rich, wealthy, well-to-do, possessed of property, propertied, affluent, opulent, man of means. (see mánggad, manggaránon).