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*lanu'vtAR ag mag-, -um-; ran -an.To clean (something).Lanui in bilik mu.Clean your room.viST pat -um-.To become clean.Di' yan lumanu' bang mu di' hugasan.That won't become clean unless you wash it.adjmalanu'Clean, free from dirt.Malanu' in badju' niya.Her dress is clean.ptlissin antlummi'
lanus1adjWilted, withered (generally spoken of leaves; also of coconuts, coffee and grains of corn).Lanus in dahun sayng yaun.Those banana leaves are withered.vST pat mag-, -um-.To wither.Lumanus in manga dahun bang panuga.The leaves will wither when it's dry season.ptluyluy 2vma-.To be or become a spinster or an old bachelor.Pag'asawa na kaw bat kaw di' malanus.Get married now so you won't be an old bachelor.
lanutnAbaca.Ha'guta niyu in lanut supaya hikaragang.Strip the abaca so that it can be sold.5
lāngvag mag-, -um-; pat -un, hi-. ran -an.To stop or forbid (someone from doing something), prohibit.Lānga sila ayaw papaghibuka.Stop them from making noise.Ayaw kaw himinang sin liyāngan sin Tuhan.Don't do what God has forbidden.
langannA lullaby.Unu in langan kasūban mu pagdungugun?What is your favorite lullaby?vag mag-, -um-; pat -un.To sing a lullaby (esp. to rock a baby to sleep).Bang kaw maglangan ha bata'-bata' ayaw mu pakusuga tuud.If you sing a lullaby to a child it should not be loud.Langanun sin ina' in bata'-bata' supaya makatūg.The mother will sing a lullaby to the baby so that it will sleep.ptbaatkalang2 sindil lugu'
langat-langatThe (highest degree of) heat (from the sun at noontime).Miyanaw siya langat-langat suga.She walked under the heat of the sun.over-synparat
langawnBotfly, a species of large fly.Tiyapuan langaw in pali' sin kura'.The large flies landed on the horse's cut.vact/pat mag-; pat -un.To be infested with such flies.Bugitan in basura yan bat di' langawun in halaman.Throw away that garbage so the yard won't be infested with botflies.Liyalangaw in barilis pagbugitan nila lummi'.The barrels where they throw garbage are swarming with botflies.ptpikut
langga'2fr. var.langka |rUsed only in Jolo town.vTo love (someone) to the point of pampering, baby (someone).
langgahitvAR ag mag-, -um-; ran -an.To hem (something).Langgahiti ba in badju' ku.Will you hem my dress?ptayum-ayum bagsa' bakiya'2dahut
langgal1nA mosque (wherein no religious member of the royalty has ever said a prayer), chapel.ptmasjid
langgal21vag mag-, -um-; goal -un.To meet or encounter (something) by chance.Bang mu siya langgalun baytai pakaria.If you meet him by chance tell him to come here.ptbāk2 2vag -um-.(With object sara') to do something that is prohibited, break (laws, regulations, rules).Ayaw lumanggal sara' sin iskul.Don't break the regulations of the school.langgal sara'comp.adjAgainst the established law or rules.Langgal sara' pa Tuhan in magjina.Adultery is against the law of God.Langgal sara' in magdā sinapang.It's against the law to carry firearms.
langgal21vag mag-, -um-; goal -un.To meet or encounter (something) by chance.Bang mu siya langgalun baytai pakaria.If you meet him by chance tell him to come here.ptbāk2 2vag -um-.(With object sara') to do something that is prohibited, break (laws, regulations, rules).Ayaw lumanggal sara' sin iskul.Don't break the regulations of the school.langgal sara'comp.adjAgainst the established law or rules.Langgal sara' pa Tuhan in magjina.Adultery is against the law of God.Langgal sara' in magdā sinapang.It's against the law to carry firearms.
langgangnDryness in the throat, thirst (usu. due to much heat).Di' ku na kasandalan in langgang ku yan.I can't stand my thirst.vST pat -un.To become thirsty.Liyalanggang sadja kita bang panuga.We always get thirsty when it's dry season.adjmalanggangThirsty.Painuma aku tubig, malanggang aku yan.Give me water, I'm thirsty.synuhaw
langgang uhawnExtreme thirst (suggests dryness of the throat).In tubig mahagpay makaubat langgang uhaw.Cold water can cure one's extreme thirst.
langgitnA vaccination, inoculation.Hīnglaw siya pasal sin langgit niya.He is feverish because of his vaccination.vAR ag mag-, -um-; ran -an.To vaccinate (someone), be vaccinated.Subay langgitan in manga tau sabab awn kulira dumatung.People should be vaccinated because cholera is coming.syninjiksiyun
langgungnSibling.Asal dapitan ku in langgung ku.Naturally, I'll side with my sibling.vRC ag mag-.langgung babai sister, langgung usug brother, langgung hangka-ama' half-brother or sister (same father), langgung hangka-ina' half-brother or sister (same mother).vTo be siblings born of the same parents or have one parent in common.Maglanggung kami kay Abdul.Abdul and I are brother and sister.syntaymanghud
langitnThe sky.Masawa in langit bang mataud bituun.The sky is clear when there are many stars.ptāyanawan
*langkaunspec. var.langga'1vag mag-, -um-.(For a child) to demand (something from a parent or grandparent [mag-], become demanding [-um-].Awn bata' maglangka sadja ha ina'.There are children who demand only from their parent.Lumangka in bata'-bata' bang agarun sadja in kabayaan niya.A child becomes demanding if his wishes are always followed.vpat pa--un.To love (someone esp. a child) to the point of pampering, baby (someone).Piyalalangka siya sin ama' niya.She's pampered by her father.Piyalalangka siya sin ina' niya sabab sakitan siya.Her mother continued to baby her because she is sickly.over-syndakag
langkahannSill, threshhold.In langkahan lawang sarang in dayaw.The threshhold of the house is good enough.Marayaw in kabutang sin langkahan ha utud sin lantay.The sill of the house was placed very well across the floor.
*langkapnkalangkapanHome implements (as furniture, utensils etc.).Naubus nasunug in kalangkapan nila.All their home implements were burned.
langkatvtag mag-, mang-, -um-; pat -un; ran -an.To dismantle or disassemble (the parts of a machine, engine, furniture, house or the whole of anything).Langkata in kapanyapan makina sin lilus ini.Dismantle the parts of the machinery of this watch.Hipalangkat ku in sīya ini.I'll have this chair dismantled.Langkatun taniyu in bāy ini ubus ampa hinangun magbalik.Let us disassemble this house and then reconstruct it afterwards.In mangi' karingding kiyalangkatan na.The wall that was not properly built was taken apart.vipat ma-.(For something heavy or tight) to be destroyed or ruined.In bula' ba'gu nalangkat na.The new split bamboo was already destroyed.over-synlarak
langkaynDried coconut leaves.Kawa' kaw langkay hipagsāb ta sin sakayan.You get dried coconut leaves for singeing off the dirt from the canoe.ptniyug
langkingnChinese black dye (used for shoes).Bī kaw madtu langking hipag'itum ta sin kapatus mu.Go buy black dye. We'll use it to blacken your shoes.vAR ag mag-, -um-; ran -an.To dye (shoes) black.Langkingan ku in kapatus ku.I'll dye my shoes black.pttina'
langkitadjAdjoining, adjacent, neighboring, consecutive, successive.Langkit in kawman namu'.We are in neighboring villages.Langkit duwa adlaw siya wala' nakakaun.He wasn't able to eat for two consecutive days.vag mag-.To do something consecutively.Naglangkit siya duwa sīni.He went to two consecutive movies.vpat -un.To adjoin (something).Subay langkitun in bilik mu iban sin manga anak mu.We have to adjoin your room with that of your children.ptsugpat over-synlangkus