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agus'usnSkin rash (caused by dirt).Subay kaw mamaygu' sin tubig iban sabun bat maīg in agus'us ha baran mu.You should take a bath with soap and water so that your skin rash will go away.over-synkulasa'
agut1nAnnoyance, displeasure (that makes someone somewhat angry).Way biya' sin agut ku ha manga kabataan nagpulak-palik sin unu-unu ku.There is nothing like my annoyance at the children scattering my things.vST pat -um-, -an.To be annoyed, be displeased (so as to become angry).Agutan aku bang awn maghibuk ha sa'bu ku nagbabassa.I'll be annoyed if someone makes noise while I'm reading.ptbungis over-synamā astul bunsi
agut2vact mag-.To grit (as the teeth, esp. during sleep).Sakahaba' mu matūg nag'aagut hadja in ipun mu.Whenever you are sleeping your teeth are always gritting.
agwantaTagalogvag -um-.To endure, put up with (something).Di' aku makaagwanta sin hinang.I can't endure the work.over-synsandal
ahaintjAn exclamation of surprise, triumph, or pleasure; indicator of irony or mockery.Aha! Ikaw hāti in magpangawa' sin sīn ku.Oh! So you're the one getting my money.
AhadnSunday.ptadlaw
ahilunspec. var.ahiradjLatter, modern (as opposed to olden).antawwal nModern times.Ahil na bihaun.These are modern times.antawwal
ahiratnThe place where the departed souls go after death, the afterworld.Wayruun tau makaingat bang haunu in ahirat.No one knows where the afterworld is.
ajabnA curse.vpat -un.Does not occur with pa2. Agent is only God.To curse.Iyajab na sila pasal mataud na in hinang nila mangi'.They have been cursed because they did many evil things.over-synsiksa'2synsukna'
ajalnFate.Way tau makaingat sin ajal niya.Nobody knows his fate.synkadal
ajayb1adjShameless, bold.Asal ajayb in tau panakaw.A thief is ever shameless.vST pat ma-.Does not occur with pa2.To be or become shameless.Ayaw kaw magpalangay bihayan, maajayb kaw.Don't behave like that, you will become shameless.adjmakaajaybCausing shame.Makaajayb in mag'utang di' magbayad.It causes one shame to borrow and not pay.ptsipug 2nkaajaybanWonder, amazement, bewilderment, fascination.Kīta' hi Nabi Muhammad in kaajayban ha surga'.Prophet Muhammad saw the wonder of heaven.vpat ma-.Does not occur with pa2.To be or become in wonder, fascinated (with something).Maajayb kaw sin lingkat niya.You will be fascinated by her beauty.over-syninu-inu haylansyntarsangngang
akalnThe final residue of coconut milk (remaining in the process of making coconut oil).Masūb kami kumaun akal bang maghinang hi ina' lana.We enjoy eating the residue coconut milk when mother makes oil.ptsapal
akal bahalnBlack coral (from which bracelets, rings, earrings are made).In akal bahal paghinangun gallang putusun sin bulawan.Black coral is used to make bracelets wrapped with gold.Antipatharia spp.3
AkbarArabicadjGreat, (an attribute of God).Allahu Akbar.Allah is great.
ākibatnAttitude.Marayaw tuud in ākibat sin tau yaun.The attitude of that man is really good.ptaddat kawl piil
akignAnger, detestation, hatred (due to envy or jealousy).vag mag-, -um-; ran ka--an.To detest, hate, be angry at (someone because of envy or jealousy).Imakig sila kāku' sabab sin marugal aku ha tau panakaw.They hated me because I'm angry at thieves.adjmaakigDetesting, hating or feeling angry at someone because of envy or jealousy.Ayaw maakig ha tau maalta'.Don't be enviously angry at rich people.ptamā over-synbunsi dugal bungis astul
akil bāligadjOld enough (to discern between right and wrong, hence, expected to fulfill religious duties); sexually matured.From Arabic akil ‘having full possession of one's mental faculties’. In Muslim law books combined with bālig ‘grown up; of age’. Describes one who is obliged to fulfill the precepts of the law, to whom the commandments and prohibitions of the religious law refer in general.In tau akil bālig subay na huminang sin daakan sin Tuhan.A sexually matured man must now perform his religious obligation.over-synsangput
akkal1nIntellect, intelligence, wisdom, ability.In mānusiya' katān dīhilan akkal sin Tuhan.All man are endowed with intellect by God.Bang awn akkal mu di' kaw kahunitan sin hinang ini.If you have the ability you won't find this job difficult.In tau taga akkal maingat sumilang sin ngi' dayaw sin hinang niya.A man of wisdom can discern the right and wrong course of his action.vpat -un.To use one's mind, wisdom, intellect (to do something).Akkalun ta bang biya' diin in kapaguy ta dayn ha jīl.We will use our minds to escape from jail.over-synpikil tali' *kannal2vAR ag mang-; ran -an.To fool, trick, dupe, deceive (someone).Ayaw na kaw mangandul ha tau bakas nangakkal kaymu.Don't trust again a person who has deceived you.Maluhay akkalan in tau dupang.It's easy to trick a stupid person.adj/npangakkal(Someone) prone to fool (people); one who tricks, dupes, or deceives (people).Pangakkal in tau yan.That fellow is prone to fool people.over-syndupang
akkal-buddinDeception by befriending (someone so that he will trust you and then afterwards harming him or stealing from him).Bang kita tumayma' unu-unu hirihil kātu' sin tau di' ta kakilahan, subay kita mapatung, gana-gana awn akkal-buddi.If we receive anything given by someone we don't know, we have to be careful. There might be deception.vran pag--an.Does not occur with pa2.To deceive (someone by first befriending him), con (someone).Halli' kaw bang kaw dāhun manaw sin bagay-bagay mu, gana-gana pag'akkal-buddihan kaw.Be careful if your casual friend invites you to go out, he might deceive you.pttipu
aknitvCH 1, AR ag mag-, -um-, mang-; pat -un; ran -an.To peel off (something) gently (so that it does not get torn), tear off (something) sticking on (something else, as of paper on the wall), peel or excoriate (one's skin).Nangaknit in pais ku.My skin has peeled.Aknita in patta' dayn ha dingding.Peel the picture off the wall gently.over-syn*laknit *ukat synuknat
aksiduTagalognAcid.Ayaw kaw magkaput sin aksidu yan.Don't touch that acid.
akupronFirst person singular topic pronoun. I; me; to or for me.Aku na in magtugna' sin bugas.I'll be the one to cook the rice.Bukun aku in kiyarihilan mu sin sīn.I was not the one to whom you gave the money.vag mang-, -um-; pat -un, -an.To assume responsibility for, guarantee, answer for.Ayaw kaw umaku sin ungsud bang mu di' kagausan.Don't you assume responsibility for the brideprice if you can't afford it.Akuhan ku in utang niya kaymu.I'll guarantee to pay his debt to you.Akuhun ku in pagsukay nila pa Sambuwangan.I'll guarantee their fare to Zamboanga.vrdp. ag mag-.To tend to take things on oneself.Ayaw kaw mag'aku sin hinang di' mu kaingatan.Don't take on yourself to do a task that you know nothing about.over-syngaus
akulunspec. var.akurhakulnThe core (of a pineapple, etc), corncob.Bang maghinang sindul subay īgan in gandum dayn ha akul niya.When making sweet corn porridge we have to remove the corn from the corncob.
akun-akunnExpectation.Esp. used in rhyming poems (tarasul).Niyat sin akun-akun ikaw ra in asawahun.It is my expectation to marry you.Poeticvag mag-; pat -un.To expect.Wala' ku naakun-akun in janji' balubahun.I didn't expect that you would break your promise.over-synhuna'-huna' pikil
akup1fr. var.hakup1nA handful.