English. A generally flat piece of wood, a board, usually sawn.
Subanen. Sug balay ni nga Uan, lumbus tapi' ig dendingen.
English. What's-Their-Names' house is completely walled with boards.
English. Holds any sacrifice, which usu. involves making an offering tray whose sides are miniature boards.
Subanen. Di tebas kiin, duuni pekenuun ku tapi', walu sulambi', walu sungut; kesiamen, lepintawen.
English. At next harvest I will hold a tapi' ceremony, using an eight-tiered, eight-cornered offering stand; there will be a ninth layer raised above the eight on a small
Idiom: tapi' silingan
English. Rains in sheets.
Subanen. Sug bagyu lampap daw kitu, kali' dupi', miktapi' silingan ig dupi', saba' kepalesen.
English. It is said that during that Great Flood, when it rained, it rained so hard that the rain fell in sheets off the eaves.
English. A sacrifice held in the field to ensure good rice crop and done when rice stalks are a deep green and not yet fruited.