Meaning of súkat

súkat

Hiligaynon

Match, mate, the equal of another in any kind of work; to be a match or mate on equal terms. Iníng duhá ka táo nagasukatáy sa sugilánon, pagpangabúdlay, paglakát, etc. These two men are equal to each other in their powers of conversation, in bearing the fatigues of work, in marching, etc. Indì ikáw makasúkat sa ákon sa paglakát. You are no match for me (not my match) in walking. (see tupúng, túpung).



súkat

Hiligaynon

To measure (clothes, etc.). Sukáti akó sing isá ka térno. Measure me for a suit of clothes. Make me a suit of clothes to measure. (see takús, sókol).


sukát

Hiligaynon

Anniversary, annual celebration, anything a year old or of a year ago; to be a year old, to be the anniversary of. Sukát na ang (sang) paghalín níya dirí. It is now a year ago since he left here. Iníng kaadláwan amó ang ikáp-at ka pagsukát sang--. This day is the fourth anniversary of--. Nagsukát na ang humáy sa siníng tabungós. The rice in this tabungós-basket is now a year old. Iníng táo ginasukatán gid sang íya pinatubás (patubás) nga humáy. The rice-harvest of this man is going to be a year old (before he touches it) i.e. he has so much left over from former harvests, that he is really not in need of the new harvest. Kon magsukát (sumukát) na ang ádlaw sang--. When the day of--comes round--.