gen-pfxThis abilitative + object focus prefix indicates an accidental or abilitative action done on something.Ni se hol henkodu me ke wen gendeng knagien, hyu ke wen mógów ebè kem Tboli.This is really our appeal, when some are able to-finish their studies, it would be good if they would go to the Tboli.
genbekfromgbeknSource, ability, wealth.Ke wen genbeken, tódô du hbong kimu blayen mò gunun hton du kun genbek.If he has the wealth, he'll give lots of items to show his ability.
genefvTo fade away naturally.Timbow matay Mà Siba tódô genef boluyen.When Mà Siba died his name just faded away.he-, ke-, -m-, -n-.cflana 1
genekfromlenekvarmegenekvTo be interested in all the little pieces, little details; to give in detail.gem-.Tau du de gbek tô bud gemgenek tmutul du béléem tum tey tutul tahà?Who do you think is able to give in detail again for you that long story?syngdidif* 1adjMeticulous.he-, ke-, me-.megenek nawaidiomCareful of details in work.megenek tdokidiomBusy with little things.Tehe kegenen du Mà Ban tey megenek tdoken, balù kalo tukung, kalo huyów ne kem tfuul ne bu gotu nmoen.When Mà Ban was still alive his fingers were busy with little things, even rattan racks for bowls and plates, and food covers and small fishtraps, he made them all.
gengvarhgengsgengn(Of sound) a continuous humming, buzzing, as of bees swarming, trucks running, bats flying.Appendix 19 SoundsvTo make a buzzing sound.h-, k-, m-, n-, s-.
gengónvargengungóngónadjAbundant, copious, plentiful; built up, as soot on the bottom of a kettle.Ke là holen mebtik yem libun mla, yó gunum mon du gel gengun sol ehek.If a woman isn't fast in planting rice, therefore the dibble-stick holes build up (unplanted).Ke là nmoem du ke wen hmò kóm kemdaw ni, bud wen ket haya ngangen gengón.If you don't do what you're asked to do today, then more will be piled up each day until it's abundant.he-, ke-, -en-.syndê 1wadag 2
gesluffromslufvTo sniff, inhale, smell about.Tedu des du deng geslufen ngà ni, moen ni ke hlungoy?What sickness has this child inhaled, why is he limp?ke-, -m-.synungef 1wen tulón geslufenidiomBad news or secret revealed.Deng dô wen tulón geslufen tau tu, ngem tu tey kehtibahen.Perhaps that person there has bad news; look, he's very angry.
getafromta 2adjHigh up in rank or position.Tey geta yem angat sit nmò le.The rice-bird shelter they made is very high off the ground.he-.Yó gunu le hegeta du anì ton le klamangen ne anì ton le ke wen sit mken halay.The reason they make the bird-watch shelter high is so that they can watch the whole area to see if the maya birds are eating the rice.ke-.antglaan 1synhfulù 1fulù*hulas 1ulashegeta knù2idiomTo think of oneself as better than others (lit. to put oneself high).