List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter R - Page 12

rororógan

Hiligaynon

(B) What is to be done well or thoroughly, something to be attended to with care, as an orphan, an abandoned child, etc. to be taken care of by the charity of others. (see rórog).



rósa

Hiligaynon

(Sp. rosa) Rose; rose-coloured. Rósas, the Sp. plural, is more often used for the flower and rósa for the colour.


rosál

Hiligaynon

(Sp. rosal) Rose-bush; rose-garden, rosary (i.e. place where roses are grown).


rosaríto

Hiligaynon

(Sp. rosario) Rosary, rosary beads, chaplet. May rosaríto nga nawígit (nagkawígit) sa simbáhan. A rosary was lost (dropped) in church.


rosáryo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. rosario) Rosary, chaplet; to say the rosary or beads. Marosáryo kitá. Let us say the rosary. Ginarosaryohán níla ang minatáy. They are saying the rosary for the dead.


róskas

Hiligaynon

(Sp. rosca) Screw and nut, screw thread; to screw, apply or use a screw. Roskasí ang mga tápì, índì mo paglansangán. Use screws for securing the boards, don't nail them.


rotó

Hiligaynon

(B) That, that there; over there. (see ádto, yádto, dídto, rúgto, túya).


rótulo, rotuló

Hiligaynon

(Sp. rótulo) Label, sign, inscription, title, placard, poster, advertisement.


ruáng, ru-áng

Hiligaynon

The open space between lines; the width of cloth between stripes; room, apartment, hall, open space. (see luháng, luáng).


rúb-as

Hiligaynon

See lúg-as, túb-as-to spoil, expose (be exposed) to the elements, etc.


rubál

Hiligaynon

(Sp. robar in the sense of: to gain another's affection) To flatter, wheedle, cajole, coax. Rubalá siá agúd hatágan ka níya sang ímo kinahánglan. Coax him into giving you what you need. (see unís, odót, utís).


rúbas

Hiligaynon

Also: Caries, decay (rotting) of teeth; to decay, rot (of teeth). (see agutíng).


rúbas

Hiligaynon

See lúbas, túbas-to shed, fall out, go to waste (of cereals, etc.).


rubí

Hiligaynon

(Sp. rubí) Ruby (jewel); ruby (colour).


rúblo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. rublo) Ruble, the monetary unit of Russia; a Russian silver coin.


rúbrika, rubriká

Hiligaynon

(Sp. rúbrica) Rubric; red mark; rule, custom.


rúbsak

Hiligaynon

(B) To cave in, crush, be smashed, to smash (said of an egg, a nut, bottle, pot, etc.). Nadágdag ang ítlog kag narúbsak (nagkarúbsak). The egg dropped and smashed. Andam ka, agúd nga índì marúbsak (magkarúbsak) ang botílya. Be careful or the bottle will break. (see rúpsak id. and more commonly used; lumâ, pusâ which are more applied to tubes, bamboos, or the like).


rúdo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. rudo) Rude, coarse, rough, uncultured. (see bukískis, manól, bástos, uráis, bukídnon).


ruéda

Hiligaynon

(Sp. rueda) Wheel. (see alíling, aríring).


rúg-as

Hiligaynon

To spoil, etc. See lúg-as, rúb-as.


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