bawi

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See also: ba'wí

Balinese[edit]

bawi

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *babuy, from Proto-Austronesian *babuy.

Noun[edit]

bawi

  1. pig (mammal of genus Sus)

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *bawiq (to regain).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ba‧wi
  • IPA(key): /ˈbawiʔ/, [ˈbawɪʔ]

Verb[edit]

bawì

  1. to take back; to regain possession of something
  2. to abrogate

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:bawi.


Hiligaynon[edit]

Verb[edit]

báwì

  1. to redeem, deliver, set free, release, or liberate

Ilocano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *bawiq (to regain).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbawi/, [ˈbawi]
  • Hyphenation: ba‧wi

Noun[edit]

bawi

  1. redemption; regaining of what one has lost

Derived terms[edit]


Lai[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

• Hyphenation: baw‧i

Noun[edit]

bawi

  1. lord, ruler

Makasar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *babuy, from Proto-Austronesian *babuy.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bawi (Lontara spelling ᨅᨓᨗ)

  1. pig

Nias[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *babuy, from Proto-Austronesian *babuy.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bawi (mutated form mbawi)

  1. pig

References[edit]

  • Sundermann, Heinrich. 1905. Niassisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Moers: Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen, p. 31.

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈba.vi/
  • Rhymes: -avi
  • Syllabification: ba‧wi

Verb[edit]

bawi

  1. third-person singular present of bawić

Sangir[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *babuy, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *babuy, from Proto-Austronesian *babuy.

Noun[edit]

bawi

  1. pig (mammal of genus Sus)

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *bawiq (cf. Cebuano bawi).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ba‧wi
  • IPA(key): /ˈbawiʔ/, [ˈbɐ.wɪʔ] (noun)
  • IPA(key): /baˈwiʔ/, [bɐˈwiʔ] (adjective)

Noun[edit]

bawì

  1. retrieval; recovery (of one's property, health, etc.)
  2. retraction (of one's words, commitment, etc.)

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bawî

  1. retrieved; recovered
    Synonyms: nabawi, nakabawi
  2. gotten even with
    Synonyms: amanos, nakaamanos

Further reading[edit]


Yakan[edit]

Noun[edit]

bawi

  1. pig
    Synonym: eppol