Meaning of *tardang



pa- v. 1. expose something or oneself to the elements or for others to see. Gipatardang ni Rúsa ang íyang páa arun ku makaalinggat, Rosa exposed her legs to catch my attention; 2. allow someone or oneself to do as much of something as he wants. Ayaw patardánga ug pakáun ang bátà, Don’t let the child eat as much as he wants.



v. strike at a trunk or branch of a tree with a bladed instrument with moderate force and without intention of cutting it off. Nagtardang ku sa punúan sa nangkà nga ákung gikuháan ug taguk, I chopped a mark in the jackfruit trunk to get sap.