an’uy intrans. to swim with the current using feet with only head/face exposed.Mun-anuy nan ahu.The dog swims with its head out of the water.muN‑/nuN‑. 1A Movement with manner component. Sim: agae, keke, languy. (sem. domains: 184.108.40.206.2 - Swim.)
Ana prop. a woman’s name that probably came into the language during American times; Anna.
anad trans. to peel vegetables before cooking; knife is used, also used of peeling fruit like papaya.Anadam nan gattuk.Peel the camote.‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. Sim: uki. (sem. domains: 220.127.116.11.1 - Remove shell, skin.)
anakkayang (fr. var. ofkayang₁) adjunct. wow; expression of amazement or astonishment; usually used with a positive connotation.Anakkayang di anlan nan u-unga.Wow! The children are very happy.Anakkayang! Tibon yu key dimpap na.Wow! Look at what he caught!Anakkayang peman di laing na!He is so amazing! (in skill or knowledge)(sem. domains: 9.2.7 - Interjections.)
analdung comm. a tree variety with soft light wood; good for carving, poor for firewood because it burns up quickly.Pinaot da nan analdung hi tagtaggu.They carved the analdung-wood into a human figure.(sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)
analtap comm. a tree variety with hardwood and white leaves.[This wood is used to make the pestle, and house studdings; it is good for fuel because it is long burning.] (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)
anamut 1intrans. to return homeUmanamut ka ke ya umianamut kah makan.When you come home, bring some food with you.Maid anamut mu.You do not know how to come home. /You are always out of the house.‑um‑/‑imm‑. 2A Movement from one place to another. Sim: gawid. (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168 - Return.) 2trans. to bring something home with one.Ianamut mu nan kindut mu.Bring home the shells you gathered.Ianamutan dakah makan.I’ll bring home food for you.i‑/iN‑, i‑ ‑an/ iN‑ ‑an. 3F Move something along with oneself. (sem. domains: 7.3.3 - Take somewhere.)
anangnga 1comm. rain-cover made of palm leaves(sem. domains: 22.214.171.124 - Rain.) 2trans. to wear a rain-cover.Mun-annanga ka te mun-udan.Wear a rain-cover because it is raining.muN‑.
anap trans. to look for; to search.<Inflected form: In the inflected past tense form, inanap, the meaning is ‘found’.> Em anapon nan otak amam.You go and look for the bolo of your father.‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑. 4C Convey/bring objects toward agent. Sim: ham’ak. (sem. domains: 7.6.1 - Search.) infl.inanap
Anap prop. a divination ritual to discover where something that has been lost can be found.(sem. domains: 126.96.36.199 - Religious ceremony.)
anawa 1trans. to console; to pacify; to keep someone from crying; to interpose, mediate, reconcile, or settle.Ekat em anawaon didan mundinnuntuk.Go and reconcile those who are fighting with each other.‑on/‑in‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. Sim: al-aluk, alubyag. (sem. domains: 188.8.131.52 - Help.) 2intrans. someone who pacifies or reconciles others.Maid di mun-anawa.There was no one to pacify.muN‑/nuN‑. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.
andaan (daan) int. interrogative pronoun; where.Andaan mo ta deket waday takon di ittay an hinapulan an pihu ya intalu ta nangamung hi udum an algo an ahi nin makahhapul.If where ever now there is even a little money found, hide it until some day when you might need it badly.(sem. domains: 184.108.40.206 - Question words.)
andani₁ (sp. var.andai) 1interval of time.1.1advpred. predicates the idea of waiting for a short period of time.Andani ta munhannotak.Wait so that I will change my clothes.Indani ke ta ahi taku umeh andani.Wait a moment; we will go in a short time.(sem. domains: 220.127.116.11 - A short time.) 1.2adv. a short while; a moment; a short time; a little later.Deket hi andani ya umali ka.You come later on.Andani ya nagibbu nan baki hiyam ta himpuluy oras nagibbu.Later on, the baki-ritual was finished....nine to ten hours finished.Time. (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168.1 - After.) 2adv. every now and thenKadaidai on umen e uminum.Every now and then he goes to drink.
andong 1sta. to be straight; refers to something which has the attribute of being straight, not bent or crookedMaandong nan kaiw.The wood is straight.Maka-andong nan patanong mu.Your cane is very straight.ma‑/na‑, makaC‑. 6C Process or state of inanimate objects. Sim: linteg, limpiyu. (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124 - Straight.) 2straighten.2.1trans. to straighten something.Andongon yu nan linya yu.Straighten your line.Inandong da nan kaiw.The straightened the wood.‑on/‑in‑. (sem. domains: 7.7.4 - Press.) 2.2intrans. refers to a reflexive action of straightening oneself.Kalyam nadan u-ungat mun-andong dan tumaddog.Tell the children to stand straight and to straighten their lines.muN‑/nuN‑. 2.3trans. refers to a straightening action that quantifies the object being acted upon.Umandong ka nah gumok.Straighten some of the iron bars.3sta. to be fair or just in judgment.Maandong di nunhumalyan nan huwes.The judge gave a fair decision.(sem. domains: 4.3.1 - Good, moral.) infl.maandong
andukdukke (infl. ofandukke) adj. for something to be longer than another thing.Andukdukke buuk ku mu hay buuk mu.My hair is longer than your hair.Dimension quantifier. (sem. domains: 8.2.2 - Long.)
andukke (fr. var.adukke) (infl. ofdukke) adj. longHay bulwati da ya andukke.As for their dresses, they were long.Umala dah andukken hapang.They will get a long branch.aN‑ . Dimension quantifier. infl.andukdukkeinfl.andukkedukke
andukkedukke (infl. ofandukke) adj. for something to be very long.Andukkedukke nan linubid.The rope is very long.Dimension quantifier. (sem. domains: 8.2.2 - Long.)
andukkey dila (id. ofdila) adjectival predicate. the tongue is long; refers to a talkative person or someone who is a gossip (lit. tongue is long)Andukkey dilam.You are talkative/a gossip.Adida kalyon ke he-a te andukkey dilam.They will not tell it to you because you are talkative.(sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say.)
ane 1comm. an insect that lives in colonies and eats wood; termite.Dakol di ane tuh tukud.There are many termites in this post.(sem. domains: 126.96.36.199 - Insect.) 2sta. to be eaten by termites;; termite damage.Maane nan posten di baleda.The post of their house will be eaten by termites.ma‑/na‑. 6C Process or state of inanimate objects. (sem. domains: 7.9.1 - Damage.)
anhan (sp. var.ahan) adjunct. 1an intensifying polite adjunct; please, sorry.[The word is generally used in a polite request or as a polite emphasis, but may also be used sarcastically. It is used intentionally to evoke particular feelings in the hearer; the context disambiguates the feelings that the speaker intends to evoke.] Toan ten makulug, mu deket makulug, ikabing mu anhan tun tugun ku.Whether or not this is true, I don’t know, but if it is, then, heed my advice.Interpersonal. (sem. domains: 188.8.131.52 - Persuade.) 2to emphasize, related to degree or uniqueness.Hinae anhan nan em ipatipatibo?Is it only that which you are showing off?Makulug anhan nan kinalik.What I said is really true.(sem. domains: 9.2.7 - Interjections.) 3first thing; a priority.Pa-anhanom an aton ni-an nan kinalik ta ahim aton di udum an ngunum.Make what I told you the first thing you do before your other work.pa‑ ‑an. comp.kay-ahander.ipaanhander.mangipaanhaninfl.paanhanon
an-an intrans. 1to remain behind; stay behind to guard house. or when all but one of brothers and sisters have died; the last one or thing left behind; only living person in a family.Dahdiy mun-an-an hi bale?Who will stay behind in the house.He-ay maan-anan hanah bale.You stay in the house.muN‑, ma‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: 184.108.40.206 - Stay, remain.) 2 refers to the only living person in a family; when all but one of brothers and sisters have died, the last one left behind.
an-anlaon (der. ofanla) trans. to tease someone; to scare someone.Adim an-anlaon nan tulang mu.Do not be teasing your sister.‑on/‑in‑.