English. Defends s.o. physically or verbally against s.o., shields.
Subanen. Tengkisen ta ilan.
English. Let's defend ourselves against them.
Subanen. Si Marcial, kali' uli' buat ditu gusekilaan diag Betu, linabet ni Uan bunu'ay, pia pia mitangkisen, kaas nda' mesugat.
English. When Marcial was on his way home from school in Betu, What's-his-name went to intercept him and kill him, but he defended
himself (with his machete) so he wasn't hit.
Generic. abang; dending