Tausug - English


ilunAn orphan.Ilu na siya ha ina'.She is an orphan whose mother has died (i.e. motherless).Ilu sila ha ama'.They are fatherless.ilu balucomp.Bereaved of both one's parent and one's spouse.andu' kailu!comp.what a pity!
isugnIntrepidity, boldness, bravery, valor, fierceness, masculinity.Tukasun ta in isug niya.Let's challenge his bravery.adjmaisugBold, brave, intrepid, fierce, violent.vag mag-; ran -an.To be bold, embolden oneself to act with courage.Isugan niya dumā magbissara ha Pirisidinti.He'll embolden himself to speak to the President.vpat -um-.To become brave, fierce.In tau umisug bang masipug.A man will become fierce if he's put to shame.pttawakkal dā-isug2comp.vTo display one's fearlessness, act fearless.
*isuffixWith stems ending in a vowel, -hi.Imperative marker for verbs whose non-imperative focus affix is -an.Hukuti siya!Tie him up!hi sila pagkaun!Take them some food!
i-fr. var.hi-2verbal prefixpfxIndicates that something (semantically a patient) that is being conveyed or conceived as being conveyed is in grammatical focus.
-i-verbal infixifxInfixed immediately following the initial consonant of the stem except where the stem begins with a vowel in which case it appears to be a prefix. Compare asawa with iyasawa. In reality the -i- is still an infix since there is a glottal stop preceding the vowel but it is unwritten. That the glottal stop is real may be seen from the forms mag'asawa and nag'asawa where it occurs within the word.Indicates begun aspect of agentive verbs in other than agent/actor focus.
i'tidalnOne of the thirteen main essentials for the performance of Muslim prayer. The position of prayer wherein the one praying stands erect with both arms hanging freely by his sides after he has made the first bow from the waist.
iba'nKamias (a fruit of the makopa family).Mataud iba' nagtutubu' ha halaman nila.There are many kamias trees in their garden.Maaslum in bungang-kahuy iba'.The kamias fruit is sour.Averrhoea bilimbi L.
ibādatnThe dutiful worship of Allah and adherence to religious laws.adjbal'ibādatReligious, devout.In tau bal'ibādat malasa ha pagkahi niya.A religious person loves his neighbors.
iban1conjAnd, with.Nagkanam iban nag'astul in bata' yaun.That child threw a fit and was angry.Ikaw iban hi Sulma in maglanu' sin bāy adlaw ini.You and Sulma will clean the house today.ptampa2nCompanion, associate.Ayaw kaw magpanaw dūm bang way iban mu.Don't go out at night if you don't have any companion.vAR ag mag-, -um-, mang-; ran -an.To accompany or conduct (something to a place, extend manual help (to someone), be (someone's) companion.Ibanan ta kaw magbuhat sin lamisahan.I'll help you lift the table.Ibani aku matūg ha bilik ku dūm ini.Be my companion sleeping in my room tonight.vpat -un.To take (someone) along (to a place).Hisiyu in ibanun mu pa Luuk, Ama'?Who will you take along with you to Luuk, Father?nkaibananOthers, the rest (see main entry).ntāibanA partner, spouse, companion, mate, member of a pair.Di' masulug in kapatus yan sabab way tāiban niya.We can't wear those shoes because there is no mate.ptlimbang
ibāratconjLike, comparable to (used to compare nouns, phrases, etc.); as if.In alta' ibārat dagat ubus tumaub humunas.Wealth is like the ocean, it ebbs and flows.In tau ha Sambuwangan ibārat ha lawm kasusahan hadja.It's as if the people of Zamboanga are always in trouble.ptupamakunsawpama sapantun
Ibilisunspec. var.IblisnIn the Holy Koran one of the spirits who in the company of angels refused to obey God's command to bow down to Adam.His *name *denotes the power of evil with the root idea of desperateness or *rebellion.; Note: The theory of fallen angels is usu. not accepted in Muslim theology. Thus, unlike in Christian theology, Ibilis or Satan was not an angel (malāikat).Wala' simujud in Ibilis kan Apu' Adam.Ibilis didn't bow down to Grandfather Adam.ptsaytan
ibunA thousand.Pila ngaibu in ungsud?How many thousands was the dowry payment?nhangibuOne thousand.Hangibu sundalu in piyarā pa Lupa Sūg.There were a thousand soldiers sent to Jolo.adjibuhanAmounting to thousands.Ibuhan in utang niya.His debt is amounting to thousands.ptlaksa' umbul
ibud1unspec. var.igud1vTo waddle, shake the hips, wobble.
ibugnEnvy (incited by attractiveness); desirability (as of possessions, high rank, or beauty).In ibug niya sin badju' ku di' hikasipat.Nothing can equal her envy for my dress.vag mag-, -um-; ran ka--an.To envy (something), desire (something).Kaibugan sin tau katān in ingat-kapandayan mu yan.That talent of yours will be envied by everybody.Nagpaibug sadja siya kāku'.He is only trying to get me to envy him.adjmaibugIn a state of envy (over something).Maibug aku sin pamulawan mu!I really envy your jewelry!ptinda
ibut-ibutadvWithout fail, by all means.Ibut-ibut tuud patalusan in hinang niya.Let him finish his work without fail.ptamay-amayhubaya-hubayavag mag-; goal -an.To tell (someone) urgently (to do or not do something), caution about certain acts, admonish, warn (someone).Ībut-ibut kaymu, ayaw kaw magkarupangan biya' ha yan.I admonish you not to do such foolishness.Nag'ibut-ibut siya di' kamu pabalikun mari.He cautioned you not to come back.Subay sila ibut-ibutan pakariun kunsūm.They must be urgently told to come here tomorrow.Ībut-ibutan niya aku di' paagarun ha parhimpunan niyu.He warned me against joining your organization.
idda1nA deadline for (something) to be done or fulfilled.Subay butangan idda in paljanjian.There should be a deadline for the fulfillment of the agreement.vag mag-, mang-; ran -an.To set a deadline (for something).Iddahan ta siya sin pagbayad niya utang.Let's set a deadline for the payment of his debt.2nThe period during which a woman may not marry after dissolution of a previous marriage.Lima tahun in idda niya ampa siya makabana magbalik.The period she has to wait is five years before she can remarry.
idil adhanThe sacrificial feast of the pilgrimage, the day on which the pilgrims to Mecca sacrifice on the Valley of Mina.ptidil pitrisynHaylaya Hadji'
idil pitrinThe feast day at the breaking of the fast of Ramadan.ptidil adha
idlap2nShininess, glossiness, silkiness (as of fabric).adjmaidlapShiny, silky.Mamī aku kakana' maidlap.I'll buy silky material.pt*inggat singlab
*idlap1vag mag-, -um-; ran -an.To glance at or glimpse (something).Kiyaidlapan ku siya simūd pa bilik.I glanced at him as he entered the room.ptatud synilag1
īgvCH 1 ag mag-, -um-; pat -un.To remove (something).Īgun ku in manga lāy ha lamisahan.I will remove (all) the dishes from the table.vAR ran -an.To remove or extract a part (of something).Īgan ku in kahuy.I'll extract some of the wood.vCH 1 pat hi-.To take or move (something) away.Īgan na dayn dī!Take it away from here!vag -um-.To leave, to go away.Di' siya mabaya' mīg.He doesn't want to leave.Paīga sila dayn ha bāy ini.Ask them to leave this house.vag mag--an.To leave (for no apparent reason).Mayta' mag'i~gan in manga tau yan? Wala' natu' kiyalu.Why are those people leaving? We didn't quarrel with them.
*iggilnpag'iggilIll will, envy, grudge.Way panghāti ku sin pag'iggil nila.I had no knowledge of their ill will.adjmaiggilIll willed, envious.Ayaw kaw maiggil sin alta' sin kaibanan.Don't be envious of the wealth of others.vag mag-, -um-, mang-.To be spitefully envious (of someone).Bukun marayaw in mag'iggil.It's not good to be spitefully envious (of anybody).vpat -un.To spitefully provoke (someone to bad actions or speech so that they will be punished).Iggilun ta na hi Abdul supaya siya makaīg.Let's provoke Abdul so he'll have to leave.
*iggualvag mag-, -um-.To twist and turn, squirm, wriggle, writhe.Nag'iggual siya biya' hās.He squirmed like a snake.Nag'iggual siya sin sakit.She is writhing in pain.over-synkinug-kinug
ighamnThe sound of clearing one's throat.vag -um-, mag-; ran -an.To clear one's throat (so as to attract someone's attention).Umigham aku bat niya kaingatan yari aku.I'll clear my throat so that she'll know I'm here.ptdaghum
iginnPermission (from one's husband).In babai wajib di' mamanawan bang way igin dayn ha bana niya.A woman should not stroll around if she doesn't have permission from her husband.