Near to, close to; true, real, german, germane, very nearly connected or related, intimate, near to (of friends, blood-relations, etc.). Dílì siá sumúod níla nga anák. He was not really their child (son), (but adopted). Sumúod gid ang íla pagparientéhay. They are (were) near blood-relations. Sumúod silá nga mga ábyan. They are intimate friends. Sumúod ko siá nga ábyan. He is a near friend of mine. Sumúod ang íla paghimatâ. They are nearly (closely) related. (see sóod, malapít).