danum 1comm. liquid of any kind, including a mother’s milk; liquid; water. Umala kah danum ta inumok. Get some water for me to drink. Comment on borrowing: Some speakers believe that this word has been borrowed from Ilocano and that liting is the correct Ifugao word. Syn: liting. (sem. domains: 1.3 - Water.) 2comm. a metaphor that means ‘a house burned down’. [This has been used as a metaphorical reference for ‘a house burned down’, used instead of ‘naghob nan bale’; used especially at night so as not to cause nightmares. (Matima Dulawan)] Inudmanah liting nan danum nan ihda. He added water into the broth of the viand. 3proc. to become watery. Dimmanum nan ingkail mu? Has the rice you are fermenting become watery? ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 4trans. to obtain or add water to something. Danumam nan intanom mu ta adi makleng. Water your plant so that it will not wither. Idanum mu nan malpuh gulipu. Use the water from the faucet. i‑/iN‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano. id. nadanuman nan bale n. ph. danum di ihda n. ph. danum di niyug