Meaning of pataw



n. buoy tied to something: buoy used to hold up fishing nets, used to mark a fish trap in the sea, used to mark an unattended fishing line tied to a rope with a harpoon (paladyaw) to hold the fish back, et al; v. use a float, fasten a float to a rope. Ang ámung púkut gipatawan ug gúma, We tied rubber floats for our fishing net. -an n. 1. place a pataw has been put; 2. see pataw, n.