patna 1trans. to try or attempt to do an action or activity. Ipatna nan mundallan. He tries to walk. Patnaam an gumawat ke hiya. Try to borrow money from him. Immeyak bot ek ipatna ya ek umbun hidiye an kanan di “Ay hiya.” I went to try, and I sat down there and said “Yes. Satisfying.” i‑/iN‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 3I Direct an action toward an object. (sem. domains: 126.96.36.199 - Try, attempt.) 2intrans. to sample; to try something. Pumatnaak an mangan nah igattang mun binakle. I’ll sample the rice cake you are selling. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 3trans. to test a person’s resolve; to tempt a person to do something that would be against his character or values. <
> The past tense form implies the achievement of the testing or tempting objective.