bakbak

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Binukid[edit]

Noun[edit]

bakbak

  1. generic term for frog or toad

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: bak‧bak

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare bukbok.

Verb[edit]

bakbak

  1. to hammer; to strike repeatedly with a hammer, some other implement, the fist, etc.

Etymology 2[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

bakbak

  1. swaddling; clothing that restrict movement of babies

Anagrams[edit]


Samoan Plantation Pidgin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English bark, with reduplication.

Verb[edit]

bakbak

  1. to bark.

References[edit]

  • Mühlhäusler, Peter (1983). "Samoan Plantation Pidgin English and the origin of New Guinea Pidgin", in Ellen Woolford and William Washabaugh: The Social Context of Creolization, 28–76.

Tiruray[edit]

Noun[edit]

bakbak

  1. hammer