Meaning of manog



A prefix denoting occupation with what the root or term implies to which it is attached, e.g. manogarádo-a plougher; manogdumúg-a wrestler; manoghábul-a weaver; manoglála-a basket-weaver, one who makes wickerwork; manogabút-one about, or expected, to arrive; manogkádto-one about to leave or go somewhere, manogtapús-one about to finish or complete (his studies, a job, etc.). N.B. Very frequently the prefix manog-produces a shifting of the accent of the term to which it is attached, e.g. manogdumúg (dúmug); manoghábul (habúl); manogtapús (tápus) and many more. (manug-id.).