List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter P - Page 175

pitó-pitó

Hiligaynon

To count up to seven and begin again at one. Pitópitohá ang pagísip sang maís. Count out the maize-cobs in sevens. Also: A seven months old fetus.



pitó-píto

Hiligaynon

To pick for "Blind man" in a game. Each partaker puts one finger into the open hand of the leader; he whose finger is caught in the suddenly closed hand has to be "Blind man", or the like. "Pitópíto, dákpa si Beníto, kay nangáwat (nanákaw) sing (kang) tubó". "Pitópíto, catch Benito, for he has stolen sugar cane" (one of the doggerels sung by children).


pitógo

Hiligaynon

A kind of palm much used for decorating purposes.


pítok

Hiligaynon

To wriggle, squirm, move, stir as a worm crawling on the ground. (see híwos, etc.).


pitók-pítok

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of pítok.


pítos

Hiligaynon

To strike or slap with the fingers or with the whole open hand. Pitósi siá sa likód, sa bútkon, etc. Slap him on the back, on the arm, etc. (see lágpì, pípì, pípi, támpà, lipát, etc.).


pitóy

Hiligaynon

See bútò, id.


pitrólyo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. petroleo) Petroleum, mineral oil, kerosene, lamp-oil. (see gas, agás).


pítsay

Hiligaynon

A kind of cabbage.


pitsé-pítse

Hiligaynon

(Probably from the Sp. peche, pechina) Trifles, things of little value or importance, trivial or paltry matters; the common run, ordinary people, poor folks. May ginabalígyà dirâ nga nanarîsárì nga pitsépítse. Various little things (refreshments) are sold (served) there. Pitsépítse silá nga mga táo. They are ordinary, simple common people. (see girígirí, witíwití, timáwa, kagagmayán, karintukáy).


pitsíl

Hiligaynon

(Sp. pichel) Pitcher, mug, tankard, water-pot, especially one used with a wash-basin.


pitsokwérno

Hiligaynon

(Perhaps from the Sp. pecho, cuerno) A toothed metal plate with holes for the fingers, worn on the hand and used for fighting. A well aimed blow from a hand armed with a "pitsokwérno" may kill a man. A sort of iron cestus. (see kaboráta-a slung shot).


pitsón

Hiligaynon

(Sp. pichon) A young pigeon or dove.


pítyong

Hiligaynon

Button, knob, stud. Pítyong-kilás. An electric button. Itúm-ok mo ang ímo kamomóo sa pítyong-kilás. Press your thumb against the electric button. (see pútyong, botón, botónes).


piyángak

Hiligaynon

To cry, whine, utter shrill cries of complaint, distress, pain, protest, etc. (see tiángak, tiyángak).


piyokós

Hiligaynon

See piokós-a home-made cigar.


piyón

Hiligaynon

(Sp. pellón) Pelisse, a lady's or child's long outer garment.


piyóng

Hiligaynon

Closed, etc. See pióng.


píyong

Hiligaynon

To shut, close. See píong.


piyósan

Hiligaynon

See payósan-tapering, etc.


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