Tausug - English


grabi2fr. var.garabi2adjSevere, bad, serious, extensive.
graduwitEnglishvag mag-, -um-; pat -un.To receive a degree or diploma (on completing a course of study), complete (a course of study).Maggraduwit aku tambul iskul ini.I'll graduate this closing of school.
gripu2fr. var.giripu2nTap, faucet.
gubangnA dugout boat.Gubang in piyag'agaran namu' pa Mawbu'.We rode on a dugout boat to Mawbu'.ptsakayan bangka'1
gubatnAn assault, attack; a visit by a group without prior notice.Gubat in makaubus ha kuntara.An assault could wipe out the enemy.vag mang-, -um-, mag-; goal -un.To assault, attack someone; visit (in a group) without prior notice.Giyubat kami sin manga pangtungud namu' dayn ha Tiyanggi.We were visited by our cousins from the town without prior notice.Gubatun taniyu in kuntara.We'll attack the enemy.Gana-gana magubat kamu sin banta niyu.Your enemies might attack you.pt*atāk
gubnulEnglishnThe governor of a province.In gubnul, mataas dayn ha mayul.The governor is higher than the mayor.vag mag-.To serve as a governor.Siya in biyutuhan namu' maggubnul ha Lupa' Sūg.He is the one we voted to be the governor of Sulu province.
gudlisnA long thin mark made by a pencil, pen, chalk, etc.; a line.Papasi in manga gudlis ha kātas yan.Erase those lines on the paper.vAR ag mag-; ran -an.To draw (a line or lines), underline (something).Gudlisi in ngān sin manga tau agad ha parhimpunan ta.Underline the names of the persons who are members of our organization.
gula'nA thick, sweet, syrup substance extracted from sugar cane; sorghum (the syrup); molasses; (with pussukan) honey.Bī kaw gula' hilamud ta ha mantikilya.Buy molasses to mix with the preserves.nrdp.Caramelized candy.Masūb in manga bata'-bata' magbī gula'-gula'.The children are fond of buying caramelized candy.pttunub
gulalnA title.Dīhilan siya gulal sin sultan sin Lupa' Sūg.He was given a title by the king of Sulu.vtag mag-, mang-; pat -un.To confer a title, to designate or appoint (someone) to a certain position (esp. members of the ecclesiastical court).Gulalun siya sin Sultan panglima.The king will confer on him the title of headman.
gulamayn(Of people and birds) a digit (of the hand or foot), (of an octopus) an arm.Hangpu' in gulamay lima sin tau.People have ten digits of the hand (i.e., fingers).
gulamay limaFinger.6
gulamay sikiToe.6
gulangadj(Of people, fruit, etc.) old, matured.vran piyag--an.(For someone) to be older (than someone else).Pila in piyaggulangan nila?How many years is the one older than the other?adjmagulangOlder than, elderly. (magulang usug older brother, magulang babai older sister)Magulang aku dayn kaniya.I'm older than he is.ptlaas umul
gulangannForest, the wilds, jungle (with mostly useless trees).Tigidlum ha lawm gulangan.It's dark inside the jungle.ptkātian kabbun
*gulgulvtag mag-, -um-; pat -un.To embrace, hug, fondle, pet (as an expression of affection); hold something closely to the chest.Gulgula in anak mu.Hug your child.ptsiyum
gulingvCH 1 ag mag-, -um-; pat -un.To saute (chopped-up vegetables in fat and seasoning).Gulinga in kangkung ha kaha'.Saute the kangkong in the pan.over-syn*gisa*landang-landangpiritu buwang1
gulisnThe lines of the palm (of the hand).Hipakita' ta in gulis mu ha mangingita'.Let's have the lines of your palm read by the fortune-teller.
*gulpiTagalogvag mag-, -um-, mang-; pat -un.To grapple with, wrestle (someone).Gulpiha in sugarul yan bat ta makā' in sīn tiyakaw niya.Grapple with that thief so we can get the money he stole.ptgapus
gulungnA bundle or roll (as of rattan, thread, or cloth).Bīhi aku hangka gulung uway.Buy me a roll of rattan.vag mag-; pat -un.To roll (something); coil or wind (something as thread, wire, etc.).Gulunga niyu in manga barilis ini pa higad dān.Roll these drums to the side of the road.Gulunga in salban ha mital-mital ini.Wind the thread on this tin.pt*libudligut1 ngulungannA spool (for winding thread or string).Way gulungan ku paggulungan sin hapun taguri' mu.I have no spool to wind your kite string on.
gūmaTagalognRubber; anything made of rubber, (as rubber bands, tires, electrical insulation, etc.).
gumba1fr. var.bumba3vTo pump (something).
gumba2vag mag-; ran -an.To bomb (a target).
gumgumvAR ag mag-, -um-, mang-; ran -an.To gargle, rinse one's mouth.Manggumgum naa aku ampa aku minum.I'll gargle first before I take my breakfast.
guminEarth, ground, the solid matter of this planet.In kātan manusiya' uwi' pa gumi.All mankind will return to the ground.ptlupa'dunya2
gumpung1unspec. var.pungpung1vag mag-; pat -un.To bundle (something into bundles, often palay into sheaves).Marayaw in kagumpung sin manga pāy naani.The palay that was harvested was bundled well.Hipaggumpung ku manga pāy naani in manga lanut ini.I'll use this abaca to bundle the palay.ptbaggut