English. Asks s.o. for an agreement, esp. an agreement to marry their daughter.
Subanen. Uman, Uman, tanuda, Uman, tanuda padan. Duuni sising minateng, Genat tu menidepan. Inangaya ma'isun, Gebeka ma'upakat.
English. (Poem) Oman, Oman, wake up. Oman, wake up, I've said. A ring has arrived. It is from the west. You have been visited for agreement.
Let the agreement happen.
Subanen. Laung ni Ama', “Ayug, ta'i ginangay mu?” Kali' peksembag su kayugen, “Baa, minangayu gupakat dini ni'a, sa' meliaga dun, lema' suunsul ita.”
English. Father said, “Nephew-in-Law, what did you come for?” His nephew-in-law answered, “Oh, I came here to get an agreement from
you, if it's all right with you, let's burn our fields tomorrow.”
Synonym. isun; pasad; sabut