List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter Y - Page 2

yám-is

Hiligaynon

Sweetishness; to grow sweetish, be somewhat sweet; to be or become mawkish, nauseous, sickly (particularly said of things that taste unnaturally sweet). (see tám-is).



yámat

Hiligaynon

An expletive nearly equivalent to yáwa. Yámat! Blast it! Dash it! Confound it! Damn it! To hell with it! Yámat, nabúgtò ang kalát. Hang it! The rope has snapped! Yámat, anó ang lábut mo! What the devil is that! to you! Yámat, naglupók ang góma! Damn it, the tyre has burst! (see yáwà, líntì, gátud, yádan).


yámbì

Hiligaynon

To project the underlip, to pout, make grimaces, pull a face (by projecting the underlip). (see yabî, yámid, hálhal).


yamî

Hiligaynon

(H) Coldness, coolnes; to be or become cold, cool, cooled down, low (of temperature). Nagyamî na ang minatáy (bángkay). The corpse is now cold. (see yamíg).


yamî

Hiligaynon

To be soft, etc. See ramî.


yamíg

Hiligaynon

Coldness, coolness, frigidity; to grow (be) cold, cool, frigid. Nagyamíg na ang bángkay. The corpse is cold already. (see lamíg, ramíg, túgnaw, búgnaw).


yáming

Hiligaynon

Stick, cane, rod, cudgel; to apply or use a stick, to beat with a stick, etc. Andam ka; básì yamíngon ka níya. Beware of him; he may beat you with a stick. (see bastón, bilogón, tagsáon, lalámpus, bulunál, lámpus, búnal, hánot, etc.).


yámo

Hiligaynon

(Perhaps from the Sp. llamar) Objection, complaint, remonstrance, reclamation; to complain, grumble, murmur, grouse, have a grievance, show resentment, bring forward a complaint, prefer a charge, express a wish. Anó (Náno) ang ginayámo mo? What are you complaining about? Palayámo siá. He is always complaining. He is one of those that never are content. (see reklámo).


yampák-yámpak

Hiligaynon

Joking, jesting, fooling; joke, jest, hoax; to joke, etc. (see lahógláhog, langás, utís, odót, etc.).


yamuhát

Hiligaynon

To follow one's whim, to eat, drink, talk, etc. whenever a chance offers or one feels inclined to, to do at all seasonable and unseasonable times (hours), to let oneself be guided by the promptings of one's fancy. Indì mo pagyamuhatán ang pagkáon. Indì ka magyamuhát sang káon (sa pagkáon). Don't take food whenever your fancy prompts you. (see yapákyapák).


yamuhíng

Hiligaynon

To dirty, stain, soil, sully. (see músing, táp-ing, dágtà, hígkò, lagôlagô).


yámyam, yám-yam

Hiligaynon

Liking, desire, wish; to wish, want, desire, like to, hanker after, crave, covet, yearn for. Nagayámyam siá sa pagkádto sa Manílà. He wants to go (He is keen on going) to Manila. (see lúyag, lubá, hákab, hándum, híngyò, hingamó, íbug).


yanâ

Hiligaynon

(H) That, that there, but not as far away as yádto, ádto, ató. (see inâ, diá, riá, ra).


yanáng

Hiligaynon

Contr. of yanâ nga. Yanáng mga panápton. Those clothes. (see ináng).


yang

Hiligaynon

Contr. of íya nga, íya ang. (see ya, )


yáng-ob

Hiligaynon

Prominent, protruding, projecting, especially applied to the chin and said of people whose cheeks have fallen in on account of their having lost their teeth.


yangáp-yángap

Hiligaynon

Seeking, looking for; to seek, look for, go in search of, try to find or obtain. Nagayangápyángap siá sing pagkáon (Ginayangáp-yángap níya ang íya pagkáon), kay nawád-an siá sa baláy. She is going about in search of something to eat, for she has nothing at home. (see lágap, hágap, sághap, pangítà, pangalágkalág).


yánggaw

Hiligaynon

Attraction, inclination, propensity; to attract, habituate, cause a liking for, make partial to, make (grow) fond of. Nayánggaw na siá sang tubâ. He now likes (He has got to like; toddy very much. Ginayánggaw siá ni Fuláno sang sáut, belasyón, etc. N.N. is making him fond of (habituating him to, introducing him to) dancing, wakes, etc. (see gálit, galít, hánas, ánad, bánggad, lúyag, úyon, wíli).


yánghag

Hiligaynon

Staring, gaping; to stare, gape, be surprised, be taken aback, be astounded, to startle. (see pamalúng, búlung, tingála, kibút).


yangkót-yángkot

Hiligaynon

Various small items, an assortment of trifles or small articles, purchases, etc. Mapailóngílong akó sa buás, kay may baláklon akó nga yangkótyángkot. Tomorrow I am going to Iloilo, for I have to buy various small articles there. Náno ang pinamakál mo?-Yangkótyángkot (Mga yangkótyángkot). What have you bought?-A few (Some) miscellaneous items (articles). (see pitsépítse, sarîsárì).


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