Meaning of dalôdô, dalódò

dalôdô, dalódò


The first swelling or a rising of a river coming down-stream after a heavy rain, first onrush of a flood or freshet, the crest of a flood; to swell, rise, become flooded (of rivers, etc.). Nagadalôdô ang subâ. The river is rising. Dalî kamó sa pagtabók, kay may dalôdô sa ilayá. Be quick in crossing, for there is a flood coming down from further up river. Nadalôdoán kamí. We were overtaken by the flood. (see búlus).