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

saután, sa-után

Hiligaynon

Dancing hall. See saotán.



sáuy, sá-uy

Hiligaynon

To walk straight through (water, mire, slush), take a short cut, wade through water or mud, take the bee-line. Magsáuy lang kamó sa talámnan. Saúyon lang nínyo ang talámnan. Walk straight through the rice-field. Saúya lang ang pagtabók sa subâ. Walk (wade) straight through the river. (see láktud, latás, óbog).


sáw-a

Hiligaynon

To be or become disgusting, loathsome, cause a dislike, aversion or antipathy, be improper or unbecoming, especially applied to things exposed that should be covered or hidden from view. Nasaw-ahán akó sa íya. I have taken a dislike (an antipathy) to him. Magapasáw-a (mapasáw-a) sa táo ang pagílis mo sa nabúksan nga bintánà. It will be improper (It will look bad), if you change your clothes with open windows. Ginasaw-ahán siá sa pakigsímpon sa amó nga katipúnan, kay básì nabalahúbà na ang maláut níya nga binúhat. He was ashamed (He did not like) to join that party, for (as he thought) his wicked deed may have become known already. Nagkasáw-a (nasáw-a) siá sinâ. He dislikes that. He considers it improper or unbecoming. (see láw-ay, kasáw-a, masáw-a).


sawá

Hiligaynon

(B) Snake. (see mán-og).


sáwa

Hiligaynon

Wife, etc. See asáwa.


sawâ-sawâ

Hiligaynon

To hover between life and death, be on the point of dying. Ginasawâsawaán na si Fuláno. N.N. is at present hovering between life and death. (see tagumatáyon).


sawáy

Hiligaynon

Brass, bronze.


sawáy

Hiligaynon

To blame, scold, reprimand, chide, reproach, correct, admonish. Sawayá ang maláin níya nga batásan. Reprimand him for his bad conduct. Ginsawáy níya akó sang (sa) isá ka butáng nga walâ ko mabúhat (pagbuháta). He reproached me for a thing I had not done. Magsawáy ka sa íla kon may masawayán ikáw. Admonish them, if you think they need correction. (see bádlong, básol, túdlò, etc.).


sawáyang

Hiligaynon

A kind of portable fish-trap worked by from three to five men. (see suáyang).


sáwhung

Hiligaynon

Stench; to stink, emit a strong smell. (see báhò, bahô).


sáwì

Hiligaynon

Bad, unlucky, unfortunate, cruel, merciless. Sáwì nga kagawián. Bad habits. Sáwì nga kahimtángan. An unfortunate position. Sáwì nga kapaláran. Cruel fate. (see maláin, buísit, mapíntas, sarót, salút).


sawî

Hiligaynon

To be or become unlucky, unfortunate, bad, wretched. Nagkasawî ang íya pagpuyô dídto. It was unfortunate for him to live there. Bisán kon magkasawî pa--. Even if it should be worse--.


sáwid, sáw-id

Hiligaynon

Snare, trap; danger; to ensnare, entrap, entangle; to endanger. (see siód, síd-an, katalágman).


sáwsaw

Hiligaynon

To go or step into water, mud, etc.; to dip or soak in. Nakasáwsaw akó sa lúnang (lalaó). I stepped into the mud. Indì ka magsáwsaw sang ímo kamót sa túbig. Don't dip your hand into the water. Isáwsaw mo ang tinápay sa sabáw. Dip the bread into the sauce. Ginsawsawán níla ang bíno sing mamón. They soaked some cakes in wine. (see sagáwsaw).


sáy-o

Hiligaynon

To go to or visit a place (by chance, unexpectedly, for the first time); to flit through, pass, enter, waft, be wafted (of a thought, wind, or the like). Natingála akó nga nakasáy-o ka dirí sa ámon. I am surprised to see you here. I am astonished that you have come to pay us this (first) visit. Isíkway mo sa gilayón ang panumdúman sa mga buyúng kon magsáy-o sa ímo hunâhúnà, kay nagapahádluk sa ímo. Forget (Dismiss from your mind the thought of) the robbers, because you are frightened when you think (are reminded) of them. Kon maghuyúp sing mabáskug ang hángin nagasáy-o dirí ang kahumút sang mga búlak gíkan sinâ nga pamulákan. When the wind blows strongly, the fragrance of the flowers is wafted over here from that garden.


sáy-ong

Hiligaynon

Cord, string, fetter, shackle, band; to bind, tie, fasten. (see higót, gapús, gápus).


sáy-ong

Hiligaynon

Stud, boss, inlay, plating. Ang íya bastón may sáy-ong nga buláwan. His walking stick is inlaid with gold. (see halúp, támpok).


sáya

Hiligaynon

(Sp. saya) A gown, robe, skirt with a train, skirt as worn with the so-called mestiza-dress.


sayahón

Hiligaynon

Cloth for skirts. (see salayahón).


sayál

Hiligaynon

(Sp. sayal) A skirt without a train.


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