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mayan2unspec. var.mān21part(Marks an event as having previously occured), when.Amu in pagtulak namu' pa Sūg, masuuk mayan kami pa jambatan apit kami nalunud.About our trip to Jolo, when we were close to the pier we almost capsized.2advSpecifically, just.Unu na mayan in liyalawag mu yan?Just what are you looking for?3adv(Marks an event as to occur in the future), later on.Kari mayan kaw bang awn waktu mu.Come later on when you have time.Kari mayan kaw gana-gana.Just come later.bang mayan2comp.May it be, would that, I hope/wish that, if only.
maaripatnKnowledge of the righteous, symbolic faith, strength of religious belief (used only in a religious sense).Makusug in maaripat niya.He has a very strong knowledge of the righteous.ptīman bugtu' sin maaripatid.nSomething very strongly desired (lit. break of strength of religious belief).Bugtu' sin maaripat ku, ikaw in maasawa ku.It's my very strong desire to marry you (or) I'll die if I don't marry you.
mata1.1nEye (as an organ of sight).ikug mata2comp.The outer eyelid.piluk mata1comp.Eyelashes.puti' mata1comp.The white of the eye.samin mata/upat matacomp.Spectacles, eyeglasses.takulaub mata1comp.1vThe socket in which the eyeball sits.2nTo be seen with the eyes.Subay mu na kamatahan in hinang niya ampa mu pag'amahan.You should see his work with your own eyes before becoming angry with him.3nA spy.Mata-mata siya sin parinta.He is a government spy.ptmalim 4nAnything circular in shape that is essential to that in which it is contained (as a burner of a stove, the heart of a boil).Pila in kiyabī mu sin dapulan mu duwa mata?How much did you buy your two-burner stove for?5The holes of a sieve.puti' mata2id.nCoward (lit. white eye).
ma-1prefixpfxCharacterized by, abundant in (adjective and adverb-forming prefix).
ma-2verbal prefixpfxThe patient-focusing affix in the involuntary or circumtantial mode.
*ma'lumvact mang-.Does not occur with pa2.To inform (someone, a group of people, or even a crowd in the most respectful manner about a promise unfulfilled, appointment unrealized, plan miscarried, problems unsolved etc.).Subay awn mama'lum madtu pa datu' bang di' hikalanjal in panaw natu' adlaw ini.Somebody has to inform the datu' if we can't go on with our journey today.ptbayta' ingat rarerare
ma'munnThe congregation (of a particular mosque under the leadership of a particular imam).Mataud in ma'mun magsambahayang ha langgal bang adlaw Jumaat.There are many of the congregation praying at the mosque on Friday.ptjamaa
*ma'musunspec. var.mamuspamus1vTo wash (one's or someone's) face (with water).
maadjulvag mag-; ran pag--an.To run away, travel to far places in despair (after a bitter disappointment esp. in love).Nagmaadjul in datu' sabab wala' niya naasawa in babai kabayaan niya.The datu despairingly left because he wasn't able to marry the girl he wanted.Nagmaadjul siya hangkan siya nakakari pa hula' ta.He ran away in despair, that's why he came to our place.ptpaguy
maananMeaning, interpretation, version, translation.Way ku nabacha in maana sin Kuraan ha Anggalis.I've not read the English translation of the Koran.vag mag-; ran -an.To interpret, translate (something), give the meaning or a version of (something).Subay mu maanahan in tarasul mu.You should interpret your poem.pthāti
*maang-maangvag mag-.To speak hesitantly, falter.Ayaw na kaw magmaang-maang, bayta' na kaw sin bunnal.Don't falter. You tell the truth.
*maapvag mag-; pat -un.To forgive, pardon (someone), remit (something).Maapa aku sin dusa ku kaymu.Forgive me for my sin against you.nkamaapanForgiveness, pardon, remission.Pangayu' kaw kamaapan ha maas mu.Ask forgiveness from your parents.
maaripatnKnowledge of the righteous, symbolic faith, strength of religious belief (used only in a religious sense).Makusug in maaripat niya.He has a very strong knowledge of the righteous.ptīman bugtu' sin maaripatid.nSomething very strongly desired (lit. break of strength of religious belief).Bugtu' sin maaripat ku, ikaw in maasawa ku.It's my very strong desire to marry you (or) I'll die if I don't marry you.
maas1adjOld, matured as of fruits, fully developed as of a person, one's mind, etc.Bukun pa maas in pikilan niya.His mind is not yet matured.nAn old person.Malata tuud in maas yan.That old woman is very garrulous.ptlaas 2nParents, one's mother and father.Subay in anak magkahagad ha maas.Children must obey their parents.
maasihatn(Of an act) immoral or unlawful.In magjina hinang maasihat.Adultery is an immoral act.vag mag-.To do an unlawful or immoral act.Mangi' in magmaasihat.It is wrong to do an immoral act.ptlanggal2
machakawfr. var.matsakaw1nHard toasted bread.
madjilisnThe public, people in general.Subay hitanug ha madjilis in pagdatung sin pirisidinti.We should tell the public of the arrival of the president.ptmayran
madmadadj(Of the nose) flat.Madmad in ilung sin manga bisaya'.Visayans have flat noses.synpunya'
madtu1unspec. var.kadtu3mattu1To go to a place remote from speaker and hearer.
mag-verbal prefixpfxThe actor or agent focus affix which usu. indicates habitual, customary, or repeated action.
māganThe morning star.Pagkakitaan in māga dayn ha subangan.The morning star can be seen in the east.ptmūpu