Meaning of lonók



A sort of mangrove, growing to a great size and giving off a great number of branch-roots.



Gruel; the thick rice-water on top of boiling rice; to take off or procure such rice-water. Kuhái sing lónok ang tiníg-ang. Take the rice-water off the top of the boiling rice. Lonókan mo ang masakít. Get some thick rice-water soup for the sick person. Maglónok ka sing isá ka pínggan nga lónok sa masakít. Make a plateful of rice-water soup for the sick person. Indì na siá makatulún sing kán-on; ginalonókan lang námon. He cannot swallow rice any longer; we are feeding him on gruel (rice-water soup). (lúnok id.).