almohada

Tagalog

n. small cushion or pillow



balat

Tagalog

balat n. birthmark; patch on the skin


binlid

Tagalog

binlid n. small, broken particles of milled rice


bungkal

Tagalog

bungkal 1. n.; 2. adj. 1. tilling the soil; digging up stones; 2. dug up or dug out


dinamo

Tagalog

n. dynamo


emburnal

Tagalog

emburnal n. 1. scupper; 2. open canal; manhole; 3. sewer opening


bagay

Cebuano

adj. becoming


balaod

Cebuano

n. authorities


dako-dako

Cebuano

n. chairman


dalaga

Cebuano

woman


ágbaw

Hiligaynon

Dismay, alarm, terror, consternation; something that inspires fear or creates a panic; fearful, terrific. (see makahahádluk).


baháw-baháw

Hiligaynon

Small red ants that are often to be found on cold rice; hence the name.


bántil

Hiligaynon

To squeeze and twist, to compress and contort, to knead between the knuckles of the fore-and middle-finger; anything that contracts, compresses by twisting. Bantilí ang íya bútkon-or-bantilí siá sa íya bútkon. Squeeze and twist his arm. Binantilán níla ang kabáyo sa bibíg, kay pagamarkahán níla. They have twisted the horse's lip, for they are going to brand it. Ibántil iníng písì sa bibíg sang kabáyo. Use this string to twist the horse's lip with. Markahí na lang ang kabáyo, kay may bántil na ang íya bibíg. Now then mark or brand the horse, for the twisting cord is on its lip. Bantilí ang ákon likód, kay ginasíkmat akó. Knead-or-massage my back thoroughly, for I suffer from rheumatic pains there. (see láknit).


bibínka

Hiligaynon

See bibíngka.


bulúsbúsan

Hiligaynon

Surgery, operation; operating room; person to be operated upon. (see búsbus-to cut open, dissect).


dalô-dálò

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of dálò. Also: To flatter, cajole, coax, wheedle.


damúli

Hiligaynon

To soil, dirty, mess, muss, besoiled, dirtied, messed, mussed, stained. Nagadamúli gid ang íya mga panápton. His clothes are very dirty. (see búlit, damúlit, hígkò, dágtà, músing, táp-ing, etc.).


ebanhélyo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. evangelio) Gospel, evangel, good tidings.


esponsáles

Hiligaynon

(Sp. esponsales) Espousals, betrothal, troth, plight, engagement, marriage-compact. Ang pagentregár sang síngsing amó ang tándà sang íla nga esponsáles. The giving of the ring is the sign of their betrothal. (see katípan).


gínggon

Hiligaynon

A kind of cotton cloth chiefly used for making trousers; gingham.