English. Holds onto, grasps s.t. or s.o. to suspend, immobilize him/her/it.
Subanen. Ebangay mau megawid dun, pu' gembegat.
English. Help me hold this; it's heavy.
English. Hooked stick, usu. of rattan or wood, which holds the catapult of a spear trap while it is not yet sprung.
Idiom: awid besalen
English. Practices as a shaman; shamanship.
Subanen. Pu' tinelima'u na su kegawidu besalen, mitubus nau penebungay.
English. For if I have accepted holding the besalen, I have already finished being initiated (into shamanship).
Idiom: awid duayan
Subanen. Naa, kiin migawid ma na amu duayan, iini pektalentenay niu ki kegleketubu' niu, mengimbaal muka' megimula.
English. Now then, here you are married, this is what you are to attend your living, cutting the forest and planting.
In group with: ekep; epel; gapus; pindit