Meaning of bara

bara

Cebuano

bar



bara

Cebuano

rod


bara

Cebuano

v. 1. put a boat in dry-dock; 2. run aground. Nabara sa píliw ang barku, The boat ran aground in shallow waters. -díru n. be in dry dock; v. put a boat in dry dock. baradiruhan n. dry dock.


bára

Cebuano

n. 1. steel bar, rod. — dikabra crowbar; 2. frame of a bicycle; 3. measurement, the span from the shoulder to the tip of the opposite hand with the arm extended; 4. — i — eye for an eye and tooth for a tooth. Pamaslan tikaw bára i bára sa ímung gibúhat kanákù, I will repay you eye for an eye and tooth for a tooth for what you have done to me. 4a. punishment sent to a philanderer that his daughter falls victim to a philanderer. Bára nà níya nga gipaangkan ang íyang anak kay himabáyi man, It’s his punishment for being a philanderer that his daughter was made pregnant; v. 1. make into a bar; 2. for a girl to suffer at the hands of a philanderer as a punishment to her father. Baráhan ang átung anak ug magsígi kag pamabáyi, Our daughter will become a victim herself if you keep chasing women; 3. for a brother and sister in one family to marry a brother and sister in another. Gibára sa mga Kurtis ug Sansis ang ílang mga anak, A son and daughter of the Corteses’ married a son and daughter of the Sanchezes’. barabára n. shaft for a horse carriage; v. make into a shaft for a carriage, put a shaft on. barabara n. shaft in a pressurized kerosene lantern which holds the needle controlling the width of the orifice through which the vaporized kerosene passes. barahan n. 1. yard-*stick; 2. criterion for measuring something -in-(→) n. kind of cloth of cheap quality with big, checkered prints; v. wear this sort of cloth.