Tausug - English


ulannRain.Makusug in ulan kabii.The rain was strong last night.vnone mag-, -um-; pat -un; ran -an.To rain.Sawk kamu tubig bang umulan.Haul water if it rains.Sūng na ulanun in paghula' ta.Our locality is about to be rained on.Maray' sila yadtu ulanan sabab way kasilungan nila.They will probably be rained on because they have no shelter.ptandahaw over-syntūk-tūk bunuk-bunuk adjpangulan(Of a time of year) rainy.Timpu pangulan bihaun.It's rainy season now.ulan-daut1comp.nHeavy rain.magpaulan sin asin/paulanan in asin.id.To let (one's) past misdeeds or problems be known (esp. those that could cause gossip), hang out (one's) dirty linen (lit. to rain on the salt). See asin, magpaulan sin/paulanan in.
uwak1nA crow, any large dark-colored bird resembling a crow.Mataud in uwak.say.1vThere are many people with the same name (lit. There are many crows).2To introduce oneself (to others).Subay sa aku ini mag'uwak supaya nila aku kakilahan.I should introduce myself so they will know who I am.
ū1nHead.Dakula' in ū sin bata'-bata dayn ha kapag'anak kaniya.The child's head has been big from its birth.6ūan1der.n1A pillow.2The leader (of a group).Hi Abdul in ngān sin ū sin manga tau mangi' ha gimba.Abdul is the name of the leader of the bandits in the interior.ūhan1der.nThe position associated with the human head, the chief, leader (of a group).
ū bala'adj(Of a person) quarrelsome, given to troublemaking.Ayaw kaw magsuuk ha tau yan sabab siya yan ū bala'.Don't go near that man because he is quarrelsome.Di' aku mabaya' dīhan sin tau ū bala'.I don't want a troublemaker to stay here with me.
ū ista'nThe favorite (in a family, as the child loved most by a parent or the family member loved most by all the others).Pasal sin lasa niya ha manga kamaasan niya, siya na bihaun in ū ista' kanila.Because of his love for his elders, he is now their favorite.
ū-atay1nThe hollow part of the stomach just below the breastbone, pit of the stomach, solar plexus.Masakit in ū-atay niya.The pit of his stomach hurts.2vpat -un.To be or feel angry, exasperated.Ū-atayun aku sin karupangan sin bata' ini.The foolishness of this child exasperates me.adjmakaū atayExasperating, causing anger.Makaū-atay in pagpamuting mu ini.Your lying is exasperating.
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ū1nHead.Dakula' in ū sin bata'-bata dayn ha kapag'anak kaniya.The child's head has been big from its birth.6ūan1der.n1A pillow.2The leader (of a group).Hi Abdul in ngān sin ū sin manga tau mangi' ha gimba.Abdul is the name of the leader of the bandits in the interior.ūhan1der.nThe position associated with the human head, the chief, leader (of a group).
ūan2nA pillow.Di' aku makatūg marayaw bang way ūan.I can't sleep well if there's no pillow.vag mag-, -um-; ran -an.To use a pillow, use (something) as a pillow.Makajari ūanan ku in bāg mu?May I use your bag as a pillow?
ubannGray hair (on an older person).Malaas na kaw sa' way pa uban mu.You're already old, but you don't have gray hair yet.adjubananHaving an abundance of gray hair.vST pat -un.To become gray haired.Ubanun kaw bang kaw maas na.Your hair will become gray when you are old.ptlastung
ubatnMedicine, drug or other medicinal substance, cure, remedy.Subay awn ubat sin sakit atay ku.There must be a remedy for my heartache.Ubat langgang uhaw in tubig mahagpay.Cold water is the remedy for extreme thirstiness.vAR ag mag-, -um-; goal -an.To treat (someone) medically, cure (someone), remedy (something).Mahunit ubatan sin duktul in sakit mu.Your sickness is hard for a doctor to cure.
*ubayvag mag-, -um-; goal -un; ran -an.To lie side by side, lie beside (someone).Nag'ubay da sila iban anak namu' pagsūd ku.She was lying side by side with our child when I entered.Bang kaw magpatūg ha anak mu subay mu siya ubayun.When you put your child to sleep you have to lie down beside him.Iyuubayan ku in asawa ku magtūg.I always lie side by side with my wife when sleeping.
ubunCough.Inum kaw ubat bat kaulian in ubu mu.Take medicine so your cough will get better.vag mag-, -um-; pat -un.To cough.Malugay na nag'ubu in bata' yan.That child has been coughing for quite a long time.
ubudnThe leaf-bud or heart (of palm trees, used as a vegetable).Dihili aku ubud bang kamu magpila' niyug.Give me the leaf-bud if you cut down a coconut tree.ptdabung
ubugvag mag-, -um-; pat -un.To walk through, wade, ford (high grass, water, mud, or sand).Ayaw kaw mag'ubug pa pisak.Don't wade into the mud.Ubugun niya in pisak.He will walk through the mud.over-synpanaw
ubul-ubul1nA big umbrella with tassels (used for a bride and bridegroom or for the corpse of a sultan or an affluent person).Ubul-ubul in hipagpayung ha manga pangantin.The bride and groom will have a big umbrella with tassels.ptpayung
ubul-ubul2nA hole in the bottom of a boat (through which water can escape when the boat is brought up on land).
ubungnRidgepole.Ha unu in ubung sin bāy ini?Where is the ridgepole of this house?
ubusadj, advFinished, completed, done.*Ubus na in pagtayp ku.My typing is finished.Ubus na siya kimaun.She has finished eating.vCH 1 ag mag-, -um-; pat -un.To finish, complete (something); exhaust or deplete (something).Subay ubusun mu in hinang mu ampa kaw makauwi'.You should finish your work first and then you can go home.vST pat ma-; exp ka--an.To become finished, completed, exhausted, depleted; run out of (something).Naubus na in sīn.His money is exhausted.Laung nila ha lawm lima tahun kaubusan kitaniyu lana.They say that in five years we'll run out of oil.over-syntalus2tangbus
ūdnWorm, grub, maggot.Awn ūd sin wanni ini.These mangoes have worms.vST pat -un.To be infested with worms or maggots.Ūrun sayan in sapi' yan bang tapuan pikut.That cow will get maggots if flies land on him.Iyuūd na in patay iru'.That dead dog is infested with worms.ptkalug sassing
*udji'vag mag-, -um-; pat -un.To verbally remind (someone about something), mention or bring up (something from the past).Ayaw naman kamu mag'udji' sin manga bissara bakas limabay, bat kamu di' makapagkālu.Don't mention any more what was said in the past so that you will not quarrel.Subay na di' udjiun in pagkālu natu' tagna'.We should no longer bring up our former quarrel.ptsabbut*bangkil
udju'nMockery, sarcasm.Pasal udju' in kiyapagkaluhan nila.Their quarrel sprang from the use of mockery.vag mag-, -um-; pat -un.To mock (something).Ayaw udjua in pangdaig bāy mu miskin.Don't mock your poor neighbor.nmangungudju'A mocker.Ayaw kaw mamagay ha mangungudju' yan.Don't befriend that mocker.adjpangungudju'Prone to mock (something).Pangungudju' in babai yan.That woman is prone to mocking people.
udjul1unspec. var.ujul1nMisfortune, great sorrow (esp. caused by a death).Bang awn udjul niyu ayaw kamu maluman mangayu' sin tabang ku.If you have a great sorrow don't be embarrassed to ask for my help.vexp ka--an.To meet a misfortune or sorrow, be bereaved.Subay tumabang in manga pangdaig bāy bang awn kaudjulan.If people are bereaved, the neighbors should help.over-synsusa
udjut baran1nThe complete skin, the outer covering of the body.Mataud tuud lahud ha udjut baran niya kaagi sin ina' niya naglubak.There are so many marks on the skin of his body, caused by his mother's whipping.ptginhawa baran2adjAlone.Udjut baran ku ra in naghuhula' ha bāy ini.I'm alone living in this house.
-ūgvsfxag mag-, -um-; ran ka--an.To value (something), love (someone), be reluctant to give (something that one values).Umūg na kaw dumihil sīn kāmu' bang kaw dayahan na.You will be reluctant to give us money if you become rich.Kaūgan ku in singsing piyusaka' kāku' sin ina' ku.I value the ring that mother gave me as an inheritance.adjsfxmaūgReluctant (to give or loan something), selfish.Maūg aku magpabūs sin manga pamulawan ku.I am reluctant to loan out my gold jewelry.