Tuwali Ifugao - English


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uwo sta. to be thirsty. Nauwoak. I am thirsty. ma‑/na‑. 6A Physiological Process - State. (sem. domains: 2.4 - Body condition.)
uya-uy (sp. var. uyauy) 1comm. a grand wedding ceremony; only the wealthy can afford it, often done after some years of marriage. [The marriage ceremony includes celebrating with feasting and dancing, and particularly relates to those with aristocratic rank.] Kay bo uya-uy damdama. It’s just like the Uya-uy marriage feast. pt: holyat; Sim: Ballihung, got’ad. (sem. domains: 2.6.1 - Marriage.) 2intrans. to perform the grand wedding ceremony. Mahapul an umuya-uy ni-an ta ahi humagabi. It is necessary to perform the grand-wedding-ceremony before the bench-ceremony can be performed. Maid moy umuyauy ad uwani te naligat di biyag. Nobody can have the grand-wedding-ceremony today because life is hard. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. n. ph. Tokop di uya-uy
uyap 1comm. the number of or the count of things. Inilana di uyap tudan manuk. He knows how many chickens there are. Sim: numero, bilang. (sem. domains: 8.1.1 - Number.) 2trans. to count. Uyapom tudan tatagu hin kaatna da. Count these people to see how many there are. He-ay e manguyap ke dida. You go to count them. ‑on/‑in‑, maN‑/naN‑.
uyauy (sp. var. of uya-uy)
uy-uy trans. to lower something on a string or rope. Uy-uyom na linubid ta igakod da nan otak. Lower the rope so that they will tie the bolo to it. ‑on/‑in‑. 4F Adjacency/Adjoining actions. (sem. domains: 7.3.2.5 - Lower something.)
uyu-uy adv. the space or area below a named thing. Ek inala nan tingting nah uyu-uy di balat ya akasya. I went and got taro-leaves below the banana-plant and acacia-tree. Limiting and maximizing. (sem. domains: 8.5.1.3.2 - Under, below.)
uyun 1comm. a bundle of long items, like firewood, runo, bamboo, but does not refer to a bundle of vegetables. Kaatnay ohan uyun an itungu? How much is one bundle of firewood? (sem. domains: 8.1.3.3 - Group of things.) 2trans. to bundle some things by tying. Uyunom nan hinogpat mu. Bundle the canegrass you cut. Umuyun kah intungu yu nah alang. Bundle some firewood for you to use in the granary. Manguyun dah dinikhal nadan hintulang. The brothers are bundling the firewood they split. ‑on/‑in‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑, maN‑/naN‑. 4C Convey/bring object toward agent. (sem. domains: 7.5.4 - Tie.)
uyung comm. the rain or shower that comes after someone is killed. Nan udan dih indai ya uyung nan nate. The rain a while ago was the shower of the dead. (sem. domains: 4.9 - Religion, 1.1.3.3 - Rain.)
uyyad 1trans. to stretch legs out straight. Uyyadom nan hukim. Stretch your legs. ‑on/‑in‑. (sem. domains: 7.3.4.7 - Extend.) 2intrans. to stretch out legs while sitting or lying down. Nun-uyyad hi Juan. Juan stretched out his legs. muN‑/nuN‑. 1B Movement with a directional component. infl. uyyadan
uyyadan (infl. of uyyad) nom. the area where the legs are stretched out when sleeping. ‑an. (sem. domains: 8.5.4 - Area.)