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abat [ábat] (fr. var. abat ay) part 1Lest; in case; in the event of (as of a warning regarding something unexpected or an anticipated contingency which may effect one’s actions). sim: sabang, sabaling; Syn: baka 1, amat. (sem. domains: 9.2.6 - Particles, 9.6.2.5.1 - Reason.) 2Probably; likely; might (that something is true or will occur). (sem. domains: 9.4.4.3 - Probably, 9.2.6 - Particles.) der. pa-abat-abat

aber niong rason [abér ni-óng rasón] (comp. of aber, nio, rason) pro Whatever reason; any reason whatever (as of "why ever") (sem. domains: 9.2.3.2 - Indefinite pronouns, 9.6.2.5.1 - Reason.)

amat₂ [ámat] conj Lest; in case; in the event of; might; the result might be (as of warning about an anticipated contingency which may effect ones actions). [Sentence initial] baka Amat mayagok kinang isra kung isag pa nimo yutuon. In case the fish goes bad if you cook it later (just cook it now). Syn: abat 1, baka 1. (sem. domains: 9.2.5.2 - Clause conjunctions, 9.6.2.5.1 - Reason.) comp. amat ay

amat ay [ámat ay] (comp. of amat) conj Lest; in case; in the event of; might; the result might be (as of warning about an anticipated contingency which may effect ones actions). [Sentence initial or medial] baka sakali Kung maado ka panahon amat ay makapaRomblon kami. If the weather is good as a result we might go to Romblon. (sem. domains: 9.2.5.2 - Clause conjunctions, 9.6.2.5.1 - Reason.)

bali baga [báli bagá] (comp. of bali8, baga) 1rel Perhaps (as of conjecture or anxiety). (sem. domains: 9.4.4.4 - Possible.) 2part Lest; in case (as of conjecture or anxiety). (sem. domains: 9.2.6 - Particles, 9.6.2.5.1 - Reason.) 3interj Afraid so! (sem. domains: 9.2.7 - Interjections.) 4id In other words. Bali baga ay wayaey ka’t susukton sa ako. In other words you don’t have any accounts to settle with me. (sem. domains: 9.2.6 - Particles.)

baling ara [báling arâ] (comp. of bali7) rel Perhaps; lest; in case; afraid so (as of conjecture or anxiety). baka (sem. domains: 9.6.2.5.1 - Reason.)

bangor₁ [bangór] 1n Reason. dahilan Ni-o kag imo bangor asing malarga ikaw pa Manila. What is your reason for leaving for Manila. (sem. domains: 3.2 - Think, 9.6.2.5.1 - Reason.) 2conj Because. syn: komo, bangor nak, dahil, tungor 1, imaw ngani, ay sa, kumo. (sem. domains: 9.2.5.2 - Clause conjunctions, 9.6.2.5.1 - Reason.) comp. bangor nak , der. bangranan

bangor nak [bangór nak] (comp. of bangor, nak) conj Because; since; due to the fact that; that's why. dahil Bangor nak maado kag raga, nag-uswag kag mga bag-uhan. Because the land was good, the immigrants prospered. syn: komo, dahil, tungor 1, imaw ngani, ay sa, bangor 2, kumo. (sem. domains: 9.6.2.5.1 - Reason, 9.2.5 - Conjunctions.)

bangranan [bangránan] (der. of bangor) n Reason; justification; excuse. dahilan Inghuman ni Nilo nak bangranan kag pagkasakit nida para indi makasay. Nilo made up a reason for getting sick so he could not be married. (sem. domains: 4.7.5.8 - Vindicate, 3.3.4.1 - Give permission, 9.6.2.5.1 - Reason.)

busa [búsà] part 1Because; therefore; that's why (as in alibi, excuse). kasi Waya busa ako girayan sa ida dati. That's why I didn’t bother to go by her place before. Mabakay ako it buyong, masakit busa kaling ako anak. I’ll buy medicine because this child of mine is sick. (sem. domains: 9.6.2.5.1 - Reason.) 2It's your fault (as of for something wrong). kasi Imo busa ingpaidamo kag mga anak sa karsada kada igwa’t naligis it dyip. It’s your fault a child was run over by the jeep because you let them play in the road. Sida busa’y nunot-nunot, kada ya ako gibatuna. It’s his own fault for coming along so I wasn’t accepted. Ikaw busa’y kaon-kaon it hilaw nak badabas kada nahaprusan ka it bituka. It’s your own fault you have a stomach ache because you ate the unripe guavas. Imo busa imbakoy kag iro kadâ kinagat ka. It’s your fault for hitting the dog, so it bit you. Busa imong bakoy kag iro kada kinagat ka. Because you hit the dog therefore it bit you. (sem. domains: 3.5.1.8.1 - Blame.)

dahilan [dahilán] (der. of dahil) n Reason; cause (as of a problem or things going wrong). (sem. domains: 9.6.2.5.1 - Reason.)

ugat₁ [ugát] 11.1v Motive for doing something. Kag naging-ugat it katong imo inghuman ay hili. The motive for what you did was jealousy. (sem. domains: 9.6.2.5.1 - Reason.) 22.1n Cause of our fight. ugat Kag ida pagsinugay kag ugat it amo away permi. His gambling vice is the cause of our fight always. (sem. domains: 4.8.2 - Fight.)