Tuwali Ifugao - English


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palang 1comm. a wound from a bolo. Ongal nan palang nah odog na. The wound on his back is big. (sem. domains: 2.5.3 - Injure.) 2trans. to cut by striking with a bolo. Palangom nan hapang di akasya te umalih tuh atop di tubuna. Cut the branch of the acacia-tree because the leaves come to the roof. Mumpalang dah kawayan handi mala-u kami. They were cutting bamboo when we passed by. Pinalang Ramon nan kaiw. Ramon struck the tree with his bolo. Mapalang di taklem hin athina di pangdon mu nah otak. Your hand will be cut if you hold the bolo that way. ‑on/‑in‑, i‑/iN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑ muN‑/nuN‑, ma‑/na‑. Tactile - Touch contact. 3rec. to wound or kill each other with bolos. Mumpinnallang da lummu nah koltog di luta. They will kill each other with bolos because of a land dispute. muN‑ ‑in‑/nuN‑ ‑in‑. 4v. to attack with a bolo, usually with intent to kill. Etaku tedeyan tuwe nan mun-angon pumalang. Let us go because the crazy man will cut us with his bolo. ‑um‑/imm‑.
palanggan 1comm. a large basin, metal or plastic, for washing things or doing laundry. Nah palanggan di pangibalbalam nah pantalon. Launder the pants in the basin. Tinibo mi an hay nidadaan ya abu ya duwan palangganan hinamal. We saw that what was prepared for us was two basins of rice. Sim: batya, beysin. (sem. domains: 6.7.7 - Container.) 2trans. to place in a basin. Ipalanggan mu nadan bulwati. Place the clothes in the basin. i‑iN‑. Language Of Borrowing: Tagalog.
palasyo comm. palace. Kay palasyo nan baleda. Their house is like a palace. Sim: pinader. (sem. domains: 6.5.1 - Building.) Language Of Borrowing: Spanish.
palasyut 1comm. parachute. Nun-atop da nan palasyut. He used the parachute for a roof. 2intrans. to use a parachute. Numpalasyut da nadan tindalu ot umpa da nah maholok. The soldiers parachuted and landed on the grassy spot. muN‑/nuN‑. Language Of Borrowing: English.
palat 1comm. the handle of a tool e.g. knife, machete, ax, spade. Id-on mu nah palat na. Hold it by the handle. (sem. domains: 6.7.8 - Parts of tools, 8.6 - Parts of things.) 2trans. to place a handle on something. Ipalat mu nan uwa. Place a handle on the knife. Palatam nan otak ta punggaat takuh bigat. Place a handle on the bolo so that we will use it tomorrow. Mumpalat dah gaud te nungkagin-u da. They are placing handles on their spades because they are broken. i‑/iN‑, muN‑/nuN‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 3A Move and position object at site. (sem. domains: 7.3.2 - Move something in a direction.)
palat di oban (comp. of oban) comm. a pregnancy ritual performed to prevent abortion or miscarriage; literally means the handle of the baby-carrying-blanket. [This is done for the first child; the father’s kin give the oban 'baby-carrying-blanket' that they themselves have made, if possible.] Pun-ingunuday palat di oban te nuntungo moh Talakka. They are performing the ritual for pregnanacy because Talakka already gave birth. (sem. domains: 4.9.5.4 - Religious ceremony.)
palattug 1comm. gun. Waday palattug na te pulit. He has a gun because he is a policeman. (sem. domains: 4.8.3.7 - Weapon, shoot.) 2trans. to shoot with a gun. Pinatlattug da on hamuti. They shot a bird. Palattugon da nan ahun natagal. They will shoot the dog that is rabid. Pumalattug ka hi hamuti. Shoot some birds. Eda mamalattug hi hamuti nah muyung. They are going to shoot birds in the forest. ‑on/‑in‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑, maN‑/naN‑. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano: paltug.
palawer (sp. var. plawer) 1comm. flower. Muntanom ka hi palawer nah hinangab di baleyu. Plant flowers in front of your house. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.) 2intrans. for flowers to bloom. Mumpalawer tun intanom mu hin abonowam. Your plant will bloom if you place fertilizer on it. muN‑/nuN‑. Language Of Borrowing: English.
palayd (sp. var. parayd) 1comm. a public procession for the purpose of celebrating an event; parade. Waday palayd hi bigat. There will be a parade tomorrow. (sem. domains: 4.2.2.2 - Festival, show.) 2intrans. to march in a parade. Mumpalayd da nadan tindalu nah kalata. The soldiers are parading in the street. muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: 7.2.1.1 - Walk.) Language Of Borrowing: English.
palayon comm. tree, oak variety; highly flammable; firm wood that is good for house flooring and siding; the leaves resemble the bur oak. [In a traditional betrothal ceremony, the groom or his representative carry a small bundle of palayon-wood; it is intended to symbolize an enduring union.] Dakol di palayon ad Nayun, Lamut. There are a lot of palayon-trees in Nayun, Lamut. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree, 6.2.5.4 - Plant product.) n. ph. bungan di palayon
paldang₁ 1intrans. beside; alongside. Numpaldang kamin Mayor dih program. We sat beside the Mayor at the program. muN‑/nuN‑. Sim: dongte, hunnup, hag-on. (sem. domains: 8.5.1.2 - Beside.) 2trans. to place something alongside someone or something. Ipaldang mu nan golang ke inana. Place the child beside her mother. Paldangom hi tulang mut tibom ta adi mag-a. Stay beside your brother so that he will not fall. Mipaldang kan ha-oy hin mangan taku. You will stay beside me when we eat. i‑/iN‑, mi‑/ni‑, ‑on/‑in‑. 3A Move and position object at site. der. kapaldang der. pinaldang
paldang₂ (fr. var. of palpaldang) nom. men’s ornamental belt, worn for special ceremonies or rituals. (sem. domains: 5.4 - Adornment.)
paldangon trans. to start performing the rituals for the uyauy prestige feast. Paldangon da di uyauy hi bigat. They will start the rituals for the uyauy-ceremony tomorrow.
palekpek (sp. var. palakpak) trans. to throw something that sticks on the body or clothes; this is done to tease or for fun. [This is often done by adults during times of field work. Mud is used, but also pulut-grass is sometimes used.] Bimmoh-ol hi Pedro to impalekpek dan hiya nan puyok. Pedro is angry because they threw mud on him. i‑/iN‑. (sem. domains: 7.3.1.1 - Throw.)
palenha 1comm. a flatiron that burns charcoal, used for pressing clothing. 2trans. to iron clothes; to press with a flatiron. Palenhaom tun pantalon ku. Please iron my pants. Ipalenham nan bulwatina. Iron her clothes for her. Mumpalenha dah pumbulwati dah bigat. They are pressing clothes that they will wear tomorrow. Pumalenha kah duwan kamahhitan amam. Iron two shirts of your father. Mapalenha datuwen bulwati. These clothes are ready to be ironed. ‑on/‑in‑, i‑ ‑an/iN‑ ‑an, ‑um‑/‑imm‑, muN‑/nuN‑, ma‑/na‑. (sem. domains: 5.3 - Clothing.) Language Of Borrowing: Spanish.
palhu comm. a small frying pan with handle; a skillet. Ulaham din palhu ta ipulituk tun dolog. Wash the frying pan so I can fry this fish. Deket palhu di pangiha-angam, mahapul an uggan mu ikiwa ta mun-iingngoy lutu na. If a skillet is used, it is necessary to stir the rice from time to time so that it will be cooked evenly. Sim: tinapiyan, banga, palyuk. (sem. domains: 5.2.1.3 - Cooking utensil.)
pal-e comm. edible sour leaves of the bulinnayu tree. [The fruit and the tree are called bulinnayu; the edible sour leaves are called pal-e.] Alam nan ahin ta iahin ta tun pal-e. Get the salt and we will use it on these sour leaves. Sim: balabal. (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food.)
pal-it trans. to cook in a bamboo tube. Ipal-it mu nan yuyu. Cook the eels in a bamboo tube. i‑/iN‑. Syn: tangbul. (sem. domains: 5.2.1.1 - Cooking methods.)
pal-ok v. for animal quadrupeds to give birth. Numpal-ok nan baka dih biggatna. The cow gave birth this morning. Nipal-ok nan impan di baka di Sabaduh. The calf was born last Saturday. (sem. domains: 2.6.3 - Birth, 1.6.1 - Types of animals.)
pali₁ comm. an internal organ that involves blood cells and storage of blood; spleen. Ihongbam nan pali. Roast the spleen. (sem. domains: 2.1.8 - Internal organs.)
pali₂ trans. to wrestle someone or something to the ground; to pin in wrestling. Impali na nan kabultung na. He pinned his opponent in wrestling. i‑/iN‑. Sim: bultung. (sem. domains: 4.8.2 - Fight.)
paliha comm. a brass gong. [Some Ifugao feel that a brass gong does not sound as good as gongs that are made of bronze.] Ad-adiy gango na te paliha. The sound of the gong is not good because it is of brass. (sem. domains: 4.2.3.5 - Musical instrument.)
palikutkut comm. millipede. Deket dinapa nan palikut ya nunkukut wenu nunlikku. If you touch the millipede, it coils or curls itself. Diplopoda Sim: gayyaman. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.)
palipal comm. a node of bamboo used for rhythmic cadence during ritual. {ritual} Frans Hubert Lambrecht: Ifugaw-English Dictionary
palm (sp. var. of palma)