tagu₂ 1sta. (prim) to be alive, to live. 1.1sta. (prim) to be alive, living in contrast to dead; may refer to human, animals and plants. Kanan day nakatte ka, mu tibom an makattagu ka kaya. They say that you are dead but you see that you are very much alive. Handih mataguh apu ya dakol di umalin e mangidung-on hiya. When grandfather was alive, there were many who came to visit him. Kapyanan munligat taku te matagu taku. It’s natural to have hardships because we are alive. Naligat di puhan mate, te inibtikna nan ohan kilon dotag ot punhoplat tun kon puha ot kanan mi pe on nakatte mu kabigatanat emi tibon ya matagu. It’s hard for that cat to die because it ran off with one kilo of meat and its owner beat it and we thought it was dead but the next day we saw it and it was alive. ma‑. 6A Physiological Process - State. (sem. domains: 2.6 - Life.) 2comm. source of living. Nganney kitaguwam hin maid di em punhapulan? What is the source of your livelihood if you don’t earn money? ki‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: 6.8.2.2 - Make profit, 6.8.2.7 - Earn.) der. kitaguwan der. matagu der. tumagu say. Deket numballin di kabunyan ya maid kitaguwan.