Tausug - English


ulumadj(In the phrase pula ulum) dark (red).ptungu'
ulungnPity, compassion; love.Way ulung niya ha pagkahi niya.He has no compassion for his fellow men.vag mag-, -um-; goal ka--an.To pity or have compassion (for someone), love (someone).Kaulungan ta in pagkahi ta.Let us have compassion on our fellow men.adjmaulungHaving pity, feeling compassion; having love.Maulung aku kaniya.I pity him.synluuy2
-um-1verbal affixifx(With non-agentive [ST] stems) to enter into the state described by the stem, become whatever the stem is; (for that state) to increase in degree, ______ -en.Tumugas in simintu.The cement will harden.Kumamdus in hukut bang dublihun.The string will become stronger if it's doubled.2verbal affixifx(With agentive stems) signifies that the agent is in grammatical focus and that the action is a one-time act.Minum aku tubig.I'll drink water.Kimawas sila dayn ha taas tarak.They jumped down from the truck.
-ūmvsfxag mang-, mag-, -um-; ran -an.(For fowl) to cover and warm eggs for hatching, sit, brood.Nangungūm in ina' manuk.The mother hen is brooding.
umanA (cultivated) field or farm, rice field.Ubus na iyaararu in uma nila.Their fields are already plowed.vag mag-, -um-; pat -un.To cultivate a field, farm.Mabaya' pa aku mag'uma dayn sin mag'ista'.I would rather farm than fish.nmag'uumaA farmer.Nag'ani na pāy in manga mag'uuma.The farmers are harvesting rice.ptlupupalipat
umagadnCourage, bravery, spirit, nerve.Kiyakawaan aku umagad ha pagbunuan.I lost my courage during the fight.vST pat -un; ran -an.To lose one's courage, spirit, bravery, nerve.Umagarun kaw bang kaw mākita' tau miyamatay.You'll lose your nerve if you see dead bodies.Ayaw pagbugaa in bata' bat di' kaumagaran.Don't scare the children so they won't lose their courage.Iyuumagad in tau yaun sabab nākita' siya lutaw kabii.That fellow has lost his nerve because he saw a dead man's evil ghost last night.ptisug
umagakadj(Of animals) female.Bī kaw manuk umagak.Buy a female chicken.ptmandangan over-synbabai
umawadjDumb, mute.Di' sa yan makabissara sabab umaw.He cannot speak for he is dumb.ptkallu' vpat ma-.To become dumb or mute.Mangi' in mag'umaw-umaw, minsan kita maingat magbissara, lumugay maumaw na kita tuud.It's bad to act like a dumb person when we know how to speak; later on we will really become dumb.vpat -un.To make (someone) dumb or mute.Bang aku dugalan kaymu, umawun ta kaw.If I get angry at you I'll make you dumb.
umba2unspec. var.humba2vag mag-, -um-.To show oneself suddenly (out of a door, window, etc.), appear suddenly.Kiyublaan kami paghumba niya dayn ha lawang.We were startled when he suddenly appeared at the door.pthundaw
*umbakvag mag-, -um-; pat -un.Often rdp.To pump (kerosene, gasoline, oil, or water with a small pump).Aku in nag'umbak sin gasulin dayn ha baril pa mital.I was the one who pumped gasoline from the barrel into the can.nrdp.A (small) pump (for pumping kerosene, gasoline, oil, or water).Subay awn umbak-umbak bang magkā' sin lana ha mital.Their should be a pump in order to get the oil from inside the can.over-synbumba1
umbak tawpannThe deluge, flood (of Noah's time).Awn umbak tawpan ha masa hi Nabi Nū.There was a deluge in Noah's time.over-synlatap dunuk
*umbanvag mag-, -um-; goal -un.To go (somewhere) in a group or flock (usu. used derogatorily).Miyadtu sila nag'umban pa bāy sin mayul.They flocked to the mayor's office.ptpanun agad over-synbaan
umbulnNumber.Unu in umbul sin tikit mu?What is the number on your ticket?vag mag-, -um-; ran -an.To number, give a number (to something).Umbuli in manga tikit ini.Write the numbers on these tickets.
umbulsatuadjOutstanding, the best.Siya in umbulsatu ha iskul namu'.He is the outstanding (student) of our school.
umbun-umbunannCrown of the head, fontanel.Ayaw mu pagkaputi in umbun-umbunan sin bata'-bata'.Don't touch the fontanel of the baby.
*umidvag mag-, -um-; ran -an.To take good care (of something), prevent harm (to something), economize.Umid kaw sin baran mu ampa kaw di' maluhay masakit.Take good care of yourself so that you will not easily get sick.Umiran mu subay mahugut in sīn hipag'iskul mu.You have to economize well with the money for your schooling.adjmaumidCareful, protective, preventive.In tau maumid ha unu-unu niya miyumumus marayaw.A careful person keeps his things properly.ptayad halli'
ummatnA believer or follower (of any religion), the faithful, members of a congregation.In manga Muslim ummat hi Nabi Muhammad.Muslims are the followers of Prophet Muhammad.pttindug1 jamaa
umpakvag mag-, -um-; goal -un; ran/inst pag--an.To jump (off the ground).Umpak kaw makapitu.Jump seven times.Di' ku maabut in paga-paga, subay umpakun.I can't reach the shelf, someone should jump to reach it.adjmaumpakCharacterized by high jumps, jolty (as of the movement of a jeep on a bumpy road).Maumpak in jīp bang in dān mabatu.The jeep is jolty if the road is rocky.over-synlaksu*tugpa'lumpat
umpan1nBait (for animals or fish), something that serves as enticement (to something).Ūd in hinangun ta umpan mamingit.We'll have worms as bait for fishing.vAR ag mag-, -um-; ran -an.To bait, lure, tempt, entice, attract (something).Subay umpanan in bingit ullang, supaya tuminduk in ista'.The hook should be baited with shrimp so that the fish will bite.2nSomething that distracts a child's attention.vAR ag mag-, -um-; ran -an.To distract (a child or a child's attention).Umpani in bata'-bata panayaman bat di' tumangis.Distract the child with toys so she won't cry.
umulummul1nAge.Pila in umul mu?What is your age? (i.e, how old are you?)vact mag-.To reach an age.Bang mag'umul na siya kawhaan tahun subay na siya mag'asawa.When he reaches the age of 20 he should marry.adjmaumulOlder.Maumul siya dayn kāku'.She is older than I am.advsaumulForever.Wayruun tau maghula' ha dunya saumul.There will be no people living on the earth forever.ptgulang 2nThe end of (one's) life.Bang aku panawn sin sundalu adlaw ini, umul ku na.If the soldiers come after me today that's the end of my life.
unavag mag-, -um-; pat -un.To go ahead or before, be first.Una na kaw dayn kāku'.You can go ahead of me.Ikaw in nakauna dimatung. Subay ikaw in muna.You were the first to arrive. You should be first.Unahun ku in paglutu' dayn sin paglanu' bāy.I'll put the cooking ahead of cleaning the house.nunahanA place or position ahead of or in front of (others).Hisiyu in naglilingkud ha unahan mu?Who is that one seated in front of you?ant*huli ulihan2
una-huliadjOne after the other, out of order, at different times.Una-huli in pagdatung nila.They arrive at different times.vag mag-; pat -un.To do things, one after the other at different times.Di' aku mabaya' mag'una-huli' in pagparā sin tugun ku.I don't like you to send my orders at different times.ptsubli
undamnA small basin, bowl (made of plastic or metal).Nagdakdak aku ha undam.I washed the clothes in the basin.over-synbatiya'pastan
*undanvag mag-, -um-; ran -an.To follow closely behind (someone), follow (someone) around (often causing annoyance, usu. used derogatorily).Malisu' tuud aku ha tau ini. Imuundan sadja kāku'.This man really annoys me. He keeps following me around.Amu sadja in iyuundanan mu in tau malunsul.The only ones you follow around are people who wander around.over-synurulsyn*tundan
undul1unspec. var.yundul1nResult, outcome.In undul sin hinang mangi' mapatay, atawa majīl.The result of bad deeds is dying or being jailed.In undul sin pagbiat ku ha manga anak ku nahinang sila katān tau marayaw.The outcome of my training of my children is that they all became good people.vact mag-, -um-.To result (in something).Bang masā' in pagdā ta ha baran ta, mag'undul pa way na mag'addat kātu'.If we don't behave properly it will result that no one will respect us.nundulanResult, outcome.Tumaka mu yan tiktikun in undulan niya mabagbag.If you keep on hitting that the result will be it will break.ptbaynat