awis 1trans. to invite or persuade someone. Awisom ta ume taku hi bale. Invite him and we will go to my house. Maid di maawis te inila day pangi-em. None could be persuaded because they know your character. ‑on/‑in‑, ma‑/na‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. Sim: lalit; Syn: ahuy. (sem. domains: 4.2.1.1 - Invite, 3.3.3.3 - Persuade.) 2intrans. to speak in order to persuade someone to do something. Mun-awis kah ibbam. Persuade your friends. Umawis kah tatagu ta umali dah tu. Persuade some people so they will come here. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano. infl. maawis