umat (at) 1adv. to compare; to do something like another; to do something in the same way. Munsala kan umat nah punsalan di aktor. You dance like actors dance. Atok ke diday umat hi impangat dan ha-on. I’ll do to them like what they did to me. Comparative. Sim: obot, paddung, ingngo. (sem. domains: - Imitate.) 2advpred. to assert a likeness, using the form as a predicate. Umat ke ha-on hi Maria an nawotwot. Maria is just like me, poor. 3trans. to compare with something, the object is cross-referenced. Adim iummat ke ha-oy nan adol mu te nakawwotwotak. Don’t compare yourself to me because I am very poor. i‑/iN‑. 4pred. it is like something; a comparison. <Used to predicate a comparison> Umat hi adol taku an oha, mu dakol di partena. (I Cor. 12:12) It is like our bodies are one but have many parts. (sem. domains: - Compare.) athina athitu comp. atbohdi comp. athidiy comp. athituy