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htibanTemper tantrum.vTo act up, be destructive.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-.cfhekleyek 1kleyekhetgut 1tguthluu 1advFuriously, wildly, as in a fit of anger.Deng nan e nmò htiba tmoyok, gotu gfasen soging hilol.Then he just went furiously angry and he cut down all the bananas around them.cfhlima 2limahtindù 1humbat 1
htifesvTo prepare; to make tidy, orderly.Tahu se, eles le htifes yó kem tau fun tniba anì wen ken yó kem tau tmiba bélê le.So the people who own the field prepare food ahead for the people who clear the field for them.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-.Omin le yó gotu lemwót yó kem tau mehek ke deng gotu deng yó kem hentifes le.After they have finished preparing, then those who are planting leave (for the field).synigam nawa 1cfabung 1adjTidy, orderly.me-.synfan 3hlinok 1hyu 2tdù 1tgama 1tginof 1cfhtifo 1tifo 1
htifofromtifo 1vTo stay in place, not taking up much room.Htifohi tu sokok beng kô gdà le u ni kem tey dê tau mdà.Stay in place there in the corner of the room or you might be stepped upon by all those people standing (walking).ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-.cfhtifes 1
htifósfromtifósvTo grouch, to look on edge, to be upset.Yem kudà sok htifós ayawen demlu mékét/smifà.When a horse is upset it's a sign he will charge to bite or kick.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-.synhedweleng 1heglenget 1glengethileng 1hlamfis 1hsueng 1suenghutù 1utùcfhteem 1htelem 1
htigelfromtigelvTo be on guard, ready, alert.Kegenen du Mà Sa ekni són moen tendo htigel.When Mà Sa was alive he was always continually on guard.Hol eles htigel ye lem ti ye, ya tu tey nógów mayuk.Make your feet really strong (prepare) ahead of time, for the journey is very long.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-.
htilobfromtilobvTo make pretty, to do something well.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-, se-.
htimbegv(Of people) to go to and fro in a confined space such as a house or compound.Béi són mò htimbeg bè gunù dé oloi bliwel.Don't always just go to and fro in the house, go out and roam around.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-.cfliwà 1tagaw 1
htimbowfromtimbowvTo be abrupt in one's movement or work.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-.synhekto 1ktohetdól 1tdóltikóng 2
htindùvTo act up, be silly and uncooperative.Bê ye gel htindù igò mken dé.Don't be acting up while eating.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-, se-.synkleyek 1cfhekleyek 1kleyekhetgut 1tguthlima 2limahluu 1htiba 1humbat 1
htinoffromtinofvTo keep still.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-.synhenek1 1lenekhetnô 1tnô 2
htingenfromtingen*adj/vTo be settled.Bè yem kkól me bè yó deng sana htingen ditu ne kun.When we arrived there he was already settled there.ge-, ke-, -em-, -en-.
htiólvTo be silly.Kat le htiól kem ngà ni!These children are very silly!ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-.synhambug 1hanggan 1hegdag 1hegmón 1hegyag 1heklabak 2hton dóyón1 1hton salù 1
hto1v(Of a set date) to arrive.Timbow deng hto yem bantang kdaw le mehek, lemwót ni kem libun tódô nbut le kafi mwas mò du tmógó ken.When the actual day to plant rice has arrived, the women begin long before daybreak to cook food.Deng hto buteng.The set date has arrived.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-, se-, sem-, sen-.2adj(Of rope) disconnected, broken; (of life) ended.Deng hto yem slofil fét yem sdô.The braided rope to tie the pig with already broke.
htodosvTo labor with all one's might, as in childbirth.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-.synhennóm 1htungan 1tungan 2cfhedlà 1dlà*
htolonCurse.vTo curse someone by saying bad things such as, "Good if you would hurry up and die."ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-, se-.synhlagi 1cfbigà 2hmulà 1mulàimò 1
htolukfromtolukadvTo struggle along, as in walking.Yó mógów htoluk huli.There he is struggling along behind.ge-, ke-, -em-, -en-.
htonfromtonvTo enlighten; to show, cause to see or find something.Okóm ke wen genbeken, tódô du hbong kimu blayen mò gunun hton du kun gbek.But if he's able to (has the wherewithal), he'll make the items big that he gives to show his ability.ge-, he-, ke, -em-.Ke là uu tehe hemton dou lan yem tey kbong bnukù nawaw déke denge tehe tódô hfu.If you hadn't enlightened (shown) me the way previously, I could have ended my life the time I had big trouble.-en-, se-.Bê ye abay sefton gel.Don't show each other your hardness, harshness.synhusung 2cfhusuk 1
hton dóyón1vTo show off, wanting to be praised.synhambug 1hbong dandón 1hegeta knù1 1hegmón 1hegyag 1heklabak 2htiól 1hton salù 1
hton salùvTo show off.Tey hton salù tau tu.That person is showing off.ge-, he-, ke-, se-.synhambug 1hanggan 1hbong dandón 1hegeta knù1 1hegmón 1hegyag 1heklabak 2htiól 1hton dóyón1 1cfhedédél 1
htosokvFor something to fall off little by little behind.Tey tau tu deng tódô htosok silà lulónen.That person there, the corn is just falling little by little behind his load.ge-, ke-, -em-, -en-.synhtantang 1
htóbóngfromtóbóngvTo ask for assistance.Ke htóbóng le, wen se fen meted ken bélê le.When they ask for assistance, there is always someone to bring them food.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-.Kbongen se hentóbóngen béléem filak?How much money did he ask you for?
htólóngfromtólóngvTo make different; to set apart; to interpret differently.Ne htólóng le se gunu le ma mò blay le bè tau.And they set apart that which they will give away to people.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-.Béem gel hentólóng ke wen gel monu.Don't always misinterpret what I say.synsekban 1kban
htótfromtótvTo bounce or jump up to reach for something.Bê ye tendo htót bè yó kô geslob ye yem téwéng.Don't always bounce there or you might hit that one hanging up.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-.Hentótem do kun yem bigu nù tahem yóó.Jump up and get that winnowing basket above you for me.synhkak 1
htóynA cheer.vTo urge on, cheer on or encourage, as a person singing, a dog in hunting.Hetóy Témê Lus. Hentóyen ohuhen sok mlok kifu.It's the cheering of Témê Lus. He cheers his dog on when he hunts at night.ge-, he-, ke-, -em-, -en-, se-.