Tuwali Ifugao - English


latud 1comm. taro leaves. Pinhod kun munhidah latud. I like to have taro-leaves for my viand. (sem. domains: - Food from vegetables.) 2intrans. to gather taro leaves. Eka munlatud hi ihda taku. Go and gather taro-leaves for our viand. muN‑/nuN‑.
latu-ug trans. to overfill a container. [To place more than the ordinary measure of capacity of a container.] Deket mungattang kah ahin ya adim ilattu-ug. When you sell salt don’t put more than the rim of the container. Nalatu-ug di nangat nan nangihaad. The way she placed it was overfull. i‑/iN‑, ma‑/na‑. 3A Move and position object at site. (sem. domains: - Put in.)
latu-uk (fr. var. of lutuk) proc. for eyes to swell. Adika kumga te lumatu-uk di matam. Don’t cry or your eyes will swell. (sem. domains: - Swell.)
latung 1comm. leaf tips of string or winged beans, squash, sweet potato; edible shoots of vines. Pinhod mun munhidah latung? Do you want to have bean-leaf-tips for viand? Sim: ngado. (sem. domains: - Food from vegetables.) 2trans. to gather shoots of edible vines. Latungom nan bulligan ta ihda. Gather the shoots of the winged-beans for our viand. Munlatung da nadan u-unga. The children are gathering shoots of edible vines. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑. 4C Convey/bring objects toward agent. (sem. domains: 7.5.1 - Gather.)
lau₁ comm. the leaf of a certain palm-like plant used for wrapping rice cakes before cooking. Eka umalah lau ta punlibbut takuh binakle. Go get some lau-leaves for wrapping our rice-cakes. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)
lau₂ (sp. var. la-u) 1intrans. for a person or thing to pass by; for time to pass. Himmapit hi Apu Paredes ot kinalikali da mu toan kay dibdib ya abun munlau. Sir Paredes gave a speech, followed by Sir Datumanong’s inspirational talk; they said many good things, but who knows if their words are just like the wind that passes by. Malau kami pe. May we pass by. muN‑/nuN‑, ma‑. 1B Movement with a directional component. (sem. domains: - Move past, over, through.) 2trans. to pass by something or someone. Lauwam nan bale mi. You’ll pass by our house. Kon ugge daka inila ke hiya ta linauwan daka? Doesn’t she know you so that she just passed you by? ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. infl. lauhan
lauhan (infl. of lau) trans. to pass by someone or something; non-past tense. Deket ume itad Shrine, lauhan ta nan bale da. When we go to the Shrine, we will pass by their house. (sem. domains: 7.2.2 - Move in a direction.)
law’ah adj. of no help or worth; useless. Lawah naen em inat. What you did is useless. Lawah Jose an ibba. Jose is a useless companion. Qualifier. (sem. domains: - Useless.)
lawanit comm. oil-tempered plywood brand name. Lawanit di dingding da. Their walls are made of lawanit. (sem. domains: - Plant product.)
lawang comm. planting season, the rice seedlings are transplanted from the seed bed to the field. [Transplanting of seedlings from seed beds to paddies takes place from early December through January.] general: Some speakers call this season kiwang, rather than lawang. Cal: iwang, lawang, ti-algo, ahitul-u, ahiani. (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture.)
law-an 1sta. to speak without thought; slip of the tongue; unintentional or careless speech. Tibom ta adi milaw-an di kalim. See that you don’t say words unintentionally. Waday nilaw-an an kinalik hi bingkona. I said something I should not have said that displeased him. mi‑/ni‑. Sim: luhu. (sem. domains: 3.5.5 - Foolish talk.) 2nom. to be careless in behavior; requires a co-occurring negative. Tibok ta maid di ek kilaw-anan hi atok. I will watch so that there will be no carelessness in what I do. ki‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: - Below standard.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.
law-in trans. to throw something away so that it lands at a distance below from where one is standing. Ilaw-in mu tun napa-in basket ad da-udaul Throw away this destroyed basket far down below. i‑/iN‑. 3B Move and release object. (sem. domains: - Throw.)
lawid 1comm. tiny fishing hooks. Nangapyah lawid hi Juan. Juan made small fishing hooks. (sem. domains: - Fish with hooks.) 2trans. to fish with hooks in the river or creeks. Eka munlawid hi wangwang. Go fish with your hook in the river. Hay dakol di lawidom. Catch many fishing with a hook. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑. 4C Convey/bring objects toward agent.
lawiging comm. a bean variety, lima. Munhayumuhum di lawiging The lima beans smell good. Sim: patani. (sem. domains: - Food from vegetables.)
lawit 1comm. ritual for a thin child, one who eats but is becoming thin. [During the ritual, four chickens are sacrificed outside the house and seven or eight inside the house.] (sem. domains: 4.9.5 - Practice religion.) 2trans. to perform the lawit ritual for a child. Linawitan da nan golang ya timmaba. They performed the lawit-ritaul for the child and he became fat. Mahapul nin an malawitan hituwen golang ta ahi tumaba. Maybe you have to perform the lawit-ritual for this child so that he will become fat. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, ma‑ ‑an/na‑ ‑an. 5C Goal oriented sites.
lawod comm. betel-pepper vine bark used for chewing. Ingkamo na nan lawod nah mom-ona. He mixed the bark with his betel chew. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)
lawwan intrans. for something to be fitting and attractive. Restrictions: Hudhud epic. Nilawlawwan di pundaldallan Bugan. Bugan walked so well, just right and nice. (sem. domains: - Beautiful.)
lay’ug 1comm. a very tall and aged coconut or other variety of palm. Maid moy bungana te layug tuwali. It has no more fruit because it is old. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.) 2proc. become an old coconut or other variety of palm. Limmayug mu nan niyug hi bale. The coconut palm at home became old. Nalayug nan moma an uggan pangal-an. The betel palm where we usually get betelnut is now old. ‑um‑/‑imm‑, ma‑/na‑.
laya 1comm. ginger. Ha-adam hi laya nan ihda. Place ginger in the viand. (sem. domains: - Cooking ingredients.) 2trans. to season with ginger Layaam na miha-ang an dolog ta maphod di tamtam na. Put ginger in the fish so it will taste good. Linayaan da nan dotag. They placed ginger in the pork. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 5A Change state of site by adding something. (sem. domains: - Steps in food preparation.) id. kay da lalaya tun gamat di dapan ku
lay-a 1intrans. to tell a lie; to say what is false. Adika munlay-a te hupliton daka man. Don’t lie or I’ll whip you. Makallay-a ka. You are a liar. muN‑/nuN‑, maka‑. Sim: ha-ut, langkak. (sem. domains: - Tell a lie.) 2comm. a joke. infl. laylay-a
laylayat comm. millipede, a luminous species that glows in the dark. (sem. domains: - Insect.)
laylay-a (infl. of lay-a) 1comm. a joke. Sim: langkak, hugut. 2trans. to tease someone or joke with them. Laylay-ahan da ya kinumga. They were teasing her and she cried. Linaylay-ahan da handi hilong. They teased her last night. Munlinnaylay-a da ya kinumga hi Pedlo. They were teasing each other and little Pedro cried. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, muN‑ ‑inn‑/nuN‑ ‑inn‑. 5C Goal-oriented sites. (sem. domains: 3.5 - Communication.)
layon comm. a lion. Maid layon hituh kad-an taku. There are no lions in our place. (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.) Language Of Borrowing: English.
layut₁ 1comm. rags; ragged clothing. Umidat ta keh bulwati nadah nawotwot ya bokon kay layut di idat. If you give clothes to the poor, don’t give rags. (sem. domains: 5.3 - Clothing.) 2intrans. to wear ragged clothes. Tipet eka munlaylayut? Why do you wear rags? muN‑/nuN‑. 3intrans. discarded ragged clothes. Idat mu nan nunlayutam. Give me your ragged clothes. (the ones you have already discarded.) nuN‑ ‑an.
layut₂ comm. algae. [Great care is taken in removing the algae from ricefields so that rice plants are not damaged; it is lifted up rather than pulled horizontally.] Deket kaanon nan layut hi payo ya tapayaon ta itag-e ten waday page. If you remove algae from the ricefield, lift it high on th palms when there are rice plants. Gen: bagiw. (sem. domains: 1.5.4 - Moss, fungus, algae.)