bubong

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Bikol Central[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: bu‧bong
  • IPA(key): /buˈboŋ/

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bubong

  1. roof
    Synonym: atop

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bubuŋ. Compare Malay bumbung.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: bu‧bong
  • IPA(key): /buˈboŋ/, [bʊˈboŋ]

Noun[edit]

bubóng (Baybayin spelling ᜊᜓᜊᜓᜅ᜔)

  1. roof (especially the ridge)
    Synonym: bubungan
  2. act of roofing (a house, etc.)
    Synonym: pagbububong
  3. (anatomy, obsolete, by extension) eyelid
    Synonym: talukap
  4. (anatomy, obsolete, by extension) instep

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