Matigsalug Manobo Vernacular Lexicon

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a freckle or black mark (but not a lump) on the body
Neupian a ki Dunya Mahal Mariya su due ila rin lenged te bibig din.
I like Princess Maria because she has a freckle near to her lips.
Eng. freckle; mole; mark on skin; recognizable mark
Tag. táling
Ceb. alom
Ilo.: síding
OCM: Ethnoanatomy (826)
DDP: Skin (2.1.4)
Online dict status: -
Usage level: R

for a person or animal (egkeila, neila, actor, egkA><ø-) to be recognized of someone else
Neila ku sikandin.
I know him.
Eng. know someone; familiar; recognized, to be
Tag. mákilála
Ceb. makaila
Ilo.: malásin
OCM: Sensation and Perception (151), Social Relationships and Groups (571), Ethnopsychology (828)
Online dict status: -
Usage level: F
for someone (eg-ila, mig-ila/in-ila, agent, eg><ø-) to recognize somebody or something in somebody (eg-ileen, eg-ile:n, in-ila/mig-ila/pig-ila, theme, eg><en-) e.g., to recognize that someone is pregnant, or angry, etc.
Eg-ila ubag ka batè te iney rin minsan deisek pad.
The baby can recognize her mother even she's still
Eng. recognize; discern; determine; acknowledge
Online dict status: -
Usage level: M

(meila, mA1-) afraid of humans (of an animal)
Meila ka manuk ne mahintalunan wey malantus ne eglayang.
The wild chicken is untamed and can fly high.
Ant. maamuk
Eng. untamed; unfamiliar; elusive; unfriendly; scared; unused to people
Online dict status: -
Usage level: M
for someone (egmeila, migmeila/immeila, agent, eg-mA1-) to become afraid of human
Eng. afraid, to become
Online dict status: -
Usage level: R
(inila, <in>-) notable
Eng. notable
Online dict status: -
Usage level: R

Last updated: 10/Mar/2014

Links to texts

"peila" in text "Prophecy About Future"

"peila" in text "Prophecy About Future"

"ilaa" in text "Datu Gawilan Rebels against the Government"

"igpeila" in text "Morning Darkness"

Links to health books

"pekeila" in healthbook "Anak ni Biltu ne migkerid"

"pekeila" in healthbook "Migsistu si Wini"

"pekeila" in healthbook "Migderalu si Junjun te malariya"

"ila" in healthbook "Naluwasan si Iwayan"

Links to songbook

"neila" in song "Neila ku ka intuuwan ku"

"neila" in song "Haliluya"

"Egpekeila" in song "Sikeykew re ka tabak te peg-ampu ku"

"kailan" in song "Pambansang awit"