List of Cebuano words starting with the letter H - Page 34

hanlas

Cebuano

see hanglas.



hanlilibun

Cebuano

see gabun.


hanlilika

Cebuano

see anghilika.


hanlilítik

Cebuano

see handilítik.


hanlulúkay

Cebuano

n. a kind of harmless garden snake, light yellow-green in color, about a meter long and around 1¼ cm. in diameter. It resembles a coconut palm leaflet (lukay).


hansak

Cebuano

v. thrust, drive something into something with force such that it penetrates, using a downward motion. Gihansákan níya ang kaáway sa bayuníta, He shoved a bayonet into the enemy; 2. hit with a strong thrust (figuratively). Gihansákan ang íyang kílid ug usa ka makabúngug nga kúmù, A staggering blow of the fist hit his side; 3. spike a ball; a. put a ball in the basket from above. Dì siya makahansak sa búla kay mubù, He can’t just put the ball in the basket because he is too small. b. spike a volleyball.


hantak

Cebuano

n. gambling game played with three of the old, large one-centavo coins which are tossed down simultaneously on a stone (antugan). The one who tosses bets all heads against someone who bets all tails. Bystanders may join in; v. play hantak. -an n. stone to throw the coins on. -an(→) n. 1. place where a game of hantak is held; 2. temporary place of abode. Inig-anhi námù sa Sibu hutil muy ámung hantakan, When we come to Cebu we stay in a hotel; v. 1. hang around a place. Adtu maghantakan ang mga buguy sa íyang tindáhan, The loafers hang around her store. Ang ámung nataran mauy gihantakanan sa mga pidikab, The pedicabs park in our yard; 2. stay, put s.w. temporarily. Átù lang ning ihantakan dinhig balíkun unyà, We’ll just leave this here temporarily and come back for it later. -anan(→) see -an, 2. -íru n. one who plays hantak.


hantánà

Cebuano

v. confront each other and get ready for a fistfight. Naghantánà na ang duha apan wà mahinayun ug sumbagay kay miabut ang pulis, The two were about to exchange blows when the policeman arrived.


hantatalu

Cebuano

n. kind of green caterpillar, esp. fond of calladium and taro plants, and also found on citrus, turning into a butterfly.


n. kind of large shrub of the secondary forest.


hantik

Cebuano

see amimitas.


hanting

Cebuano

n. kind of pointed, sharp knife 6–7″ long, thick at the upper edge. — náyip see hanting.


hantuk

Cebuano

v. 1. in a game of sungkà, to hit the jackpot landing in a hole opposite the hole in which the opponent has a large number of pieces, thus winning all of his pieces; 2. hit the jackpot by marrying someone rich. Magminyù ku apan manghantuk giyud kug anak ug asyindíru, I’ll get married, but it’ll have to be the jackpot—a planter’s daughter; n. stones gotten from the opponent when one hits the jackpot in sungkà.


hantung

Cebuano

see hamtung.


hanu

Cebuano

1. exclamation of joy preceding a statement which relates a discovery. Hanu, nakakità kug singsing, Guess what? I found a ring; 2. exclamation of reprimand at someone who failed to follow orders. Hanu, giingnan tikawng ayawg hilabti. Nabuak hinúun, See! I told you not to touch it. Now it broke; 3. kay — because you know what I mean ... Pirmi siyang ubirtayim kay hanu, ang íyang mga kabit, He always works overtime because you know, his concubines. Mitúman siya kay hanu, ang íyang útang nákù, He did as he was told because you know, his debts to me. 4. how are you doing? How is it going? Hanu, nakakità ka na bag trabáhu? How is it going now? Have you found a job?


hanubuy

Cebuano

a. for trees, legs, and the like to grow smooth and straight. Hanubuy nga káhuy ang ihalígi, Get a straight tree for the post; v. consider a tree or leg straight.


hanúgun

Cebuano

see hinúgun.


hanum-u

Cebuano

n. kind of shrub.


hanunum-u

Cebuano

n. small tree of secondary forest.


hanut

Cebuano

v. for a dying person to be gasping for breath. Naghanut siya kay hápit na mamatay, He was gasping because he was about to die.


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