Browse Romblomanon - English
baadvquestion markerPwīdi ba 'aku diri kakatūyug sa 'indu bayay?Is it possible for me to sleep in your house?Hambay ku hay, "Gustu mu na ba maghigda'?" "Hū'u" kunu.I said, "Do you want to lie down?" "Yes," she said.di' ba1Isn't it so?
ba'ba'nthe mouth of an animal, person, living being, basket, bottle, fish trap, sackGinsumbag ni Dabid 'ang 'iya maguyang sa ba'ba' kundi' hay wasi' gid 'ang 'iya 'upat ka bilug nga ngīpun sa 'ibābaw.His older brother was punched on the mouth by David so that his four front teeth were completely removed.'Ang lītub nga sīhi' kung malayu' sa tāwu naganganga pīru kung may malapit nga tāwu hay nagakīpu' 'ang 'iya ba'ba'.As for the unequal arc mollusk shell, when [it is] far from a person [its mouth] opens but if the person is near its mouth closes.Bumu'uy ning maskin 'anu klāsi nang butilya basta ma'isut ning ba'ba' kag butangan ning pitrulyu.Get any kind of bottle but with a small mouth and put kerosene [in it].Ginabutangan ning higut 'ang ba'ba' nang kustal kag 'ihigut sa 'ibābaw.The mouth of the sack has a tie placed on [it] and [it] should be tied above.
bā'idvSomeone sharpens a blade, as a knife, bolo, etc.ba'iranna whetstonenagbā'idNagbā'id si Nistur nang 'iya sundang.Nestor sharpened his bolo.
ba'una turtleSa kahāngit nang ba'u, kay waya' siya paghuyūgi, nagpamunpun siya tunuk nang kawāyan kag 'iya binutang sa lāwas nang sāging.In anger the turtle, because he was not given [any fruit by the monkey], picked up spiny bamboo spines and they were put by him at the bottom of the banana plant.
ba'ugadja sterile man or womanGingbayā'an ni Pitra 'ang 'iya 'asāwa kay ba'ug.Her husband was abandoned by Petra because [he] was sterile.synbaw'as
babavSomeone or something is carried on the back by someone else.genkargahanbabahunGinapī'ut sa kustal tagsatagsa kag babahun pakadtu sa tapāhan.[Coconuts] are put into a sack one by one and will be carried on the back going to the smoking rack.ginababaGinababa lang gāni' kunu 'aku 'ina' kay 'ang 'ākun nanay namatay.They say that I was carried on the back [by someone else] because my mother had died.pagbabagersomeone's carrying something on the backGinasuhūyan sa pagbaba 'ang lūgit kay waya' pa 'adtu ning trak nang 'ūna.Copra was paid for by carrying [it] on the back because there were no trucks before.
baba'vSomeone, something, an action goes low in physical position.kababā'anint adja very low object'Ang kababā'an nga 'āmun kīta' sa paghurnal sa ka'intik nga manga bapur, nagaparti lang gid ning dyis pīsus.As for our very low income in working on small boats, [we each] had a share of ten pesos.mababa'1varkababa'adjSomething is low in relationship to something else, in doing something.Kung pungku'an mu hay hangad 'ang sa may duyut kag mababa' 'ang ginapungku'an.When [a copra gouger] will be sat on by you, that which has a point is raised (i.e., it is on an upward angle) and that which is sat on is low.mababa'2adjSomeone is poor, i.e., lacking material possessions.Nang daw nakīta' ninda nga 'asinsu na, daw lubug na sinda; naging mababa' 'aku parīhu kung sa tāwu hay natimākan ka na.When they found out that they were already successful, it seemed [to them] that they were already rich; I became poor [in relation to them] like a person already being despised.nagababa'Kung may makikīta' na siya nga matutukub, nagababa' na 'ang 'iya paglupad pāra magtugpu' sa dūta'.When it sees something to easily eat by pecking, its flying goes low so that it alights onto the ground.pagkababa'bāba'1int vSomeone or something goes very low.'Ini nga pispis kung nagalupad hay pagkababa'bāba'; may bīsis pa gāni' nga nagasuyud sa sākup nang bayay.As for this bird, when it flies it goes very low, there are times when it goes inside the house.pagkababa'bāba'2int adjSomething is very low in relationship to something else, in doing something.'Ini nga pispis kung nagalupad hay pagkababa'bāba'; may bīsis pa gāni' nga nagasuyud sa sākup nang bayay.As for this [Himalayan swiftlet] bird when [it] flies [it] is very low; there are times when it enters inside houses.
babala'na warning about somethingKundi' kumara' 'aku 'adtu 'ābir 'aku hay gingtaw'an 'aku babala' na 'indi' 'aku pakadtu'un nga gab'i.So I went there even though I had already been given a warning that I was not to go at night.
bābaw'ibābawvarka'ibabāwanna position above; the top of someone, something, of two or more things piled one on top of the other'Ang 'iya hūni kung nagalupad sa 'ibābaw hay "kwak, kwak, kwak."As for the cry of this [bird] when flying above, [it] is "kwak, kwak, kwak."Pilu'un sa 'ibābaw para 'indi' ma'uyak 'ang bugas.[This basket] should be folded at the top so the unhulled rice will not leak out.Gingbutang ku 'ang 'ākun bāru' sa ka'ibabāwan nang 'īmu pinalantya nga bāru'.My dress was placed by me at the top of the clothes which you ironed.ant'idāyumkapa'ibabawneg vSomeone or something does not go up.'Ang bunut nga ginabutang sa 'ibābaw hay lab'as pa; 'adtung mabirdi pa pāra kung magdāyab hay 'indi' kapa'ibabaw 'ang kalāyu.The coconut husks which are put on top are still fresh; they are still green so that when it flames the fire does not go up.antpa'idāyummabābawadjThe depth of something is shallow; something is in a shallow place.Didtu sa wātir 'irya, hay dāti 'adtu hay may ka'īngin kag kadamū'an didtu hay niyug nga mabābaw lang 'ang gamut.There in the water area, previously, there was an upland field and for the most part there, as for the coconut trees, the roots were shallow.antkadāyum, madāyumkadayumdāyumpa'ibabawgersomeone's or something's going to the top, going up'Ang hagdānan 'ina' hay pūru marmul pa'ibabaw kag 'ang bayay didtu yadtu sa manga kabatuhan.Those house steps were all marble going up and the house was there at the stony area.
babāyina female animal, fish, mollusk, lady, womanGustu nang 'ākun 'āmu nga babāyi 'aku 'ang matahi' nang 'iya bisti sa kasay.My lady employer likes that I will be the one who will sew her wedding dress.Nang 'ūna nga panahun, bāgu mag'asāwa 'ang 'isa nga babāyi, hay 'ang 'iban nga natatabu' hay 'ang magūyang ninda 'ang nagadisisyun.In the past, before a woman married, in some instances the parents were the ones who made the decision.May babāyi nga sigay kag 'igwa da ning lyāki nga sigay.There is a female sigay mollusk and there is also a male sigay mollusk.n'umāgad nga babāyi1a daughter-in-lawpagkababāyina woman's feminine puritySi Minda hay binayā'an na ni Birtu kay nabu'uy na 'ang 'iya pagkababāyi.As for Minda, [she] was already left behind by Berto because her feminine purity was already taken [by him].Sa nyan nga panahun 'ang manga kabatā'an nga babāyi, hay waya' na nindu ginataw'i ning 'impurtansya 'ang 'inda pagkababāyi.At this time as for young girls, their feminine purity is not given importance by them.tigbabayinan engaged lady's close relatives'Ang tigbabayi masab'it ning kwarta sa bāru' nang lyāki.The engaged lady's close relatives will pin money onto the clothing of the man [at the wedding reception].
bābuyna pig, porkHiguti 'ābi 'ang 'īmu manga bābuy kay nagakinadtu sa 'ākun ning 'uma.Please tie your pigs up because they keep on going to my upland field.nbayaybāyay nang bābuy (bayaybāyay 1b)a pigpenmatsūra nga bābuyna barren sowtayūnun nga bābuy1na wild pig2injpig! i.e., greedy! dirty!Turpi nga manga bābuy 'ini!You are stupid pigs!Said to someone in anger.
badyitna budget for regulating expensesBasta ma'ipadaya na tanan nga papīlis sa gubirmint, 'ina' hay sigurādu 'ang Lūnus may badyit.Provided all the documents will be able to be sent to the government, that's when [it] is sure that Lonos will have a budget [for its project].
bagna handbag, knapsack, shoulder bagnbag nga bulina buri handbagbag nga nītu'na nītu' fern handbagplastik bagna grocery bag made of plasticUsed by merchants to contain purchases of customers, including groceries and dry goods.
bag'uadjAn object is new; a person is new in performing an action, being in a particular location or state; a food product is fresh; a present-day event, situation.'Aba nga kalīpay ku, kay mababakyan na 'aku ni Nanay ning bag'u nga bāru' kag sapātus!Oh, I am happy, because I will surely be able to be bought a new dress and shoes by Mother!Waya' mu pa 'ina' nasasayūri 'ang manga batāsan nina Nīlu kay bag'u sinda diri sa 'ātun lugar.The attitude of Dino and others was not yet able to be known at all by you because they are new here in our place.Bumu'uy ning 'isa ka bu'uk nga bag'u nga 'itlug nang nītib nga manuk.Get one fresh local chicken egg.vSomeone is unaccustomed to a place, in performing an activity.bag'ung kasay1a newlywed couplebag'ung tāwu1a newborn babyBag'ung tū'ig1New Year's daymamag'uadvAn event has just happened or is just happening.Commonly this adverb is followed by the modifying ligature -ng (variant of nga) and an uninflected verb.Mamag'u 'aku magpaligus ning malamig nga tūbi'.I am unaccustomed in taking a bath with cold water.Ginagāmit 'ini sa pagpadāga' sa bayay nga bag'u pa lang nga ginapahuman.This is used in practicing a blood-letting ceremony for a house that is just being allowed to be constructed.Bāwal 'ang magkā'un ning 'ūtan nga langka' nga may lakut nga lumbay kay 'ini kunu hay nagapahubas ning gātas nang nanay nga bag'ung 'unga'.It is forbidden to eat coconut flavored jackfruit which has a mixture of lumbay leaves because, they say, as for these [leaves, they] cause the milk of the mother who has just given birth to be reduced.Nang 'aku hay bag'ung halin sa Manīla', may nagpangasawa sa 'ākun.As for me, when [I] had newly arrived from Manila, someone courted me.antgamun namag'uNamag'u si Linda sa paghāwid ning kumpyūtir.Linda was unaccustomed in caring for a computer.