G - Word List

gaa’

English: a rocky shore usually on a riverside
Bahasa Malaysia: tebing berbatu


gagap

English: a beard
Bahasa Malaysia: janggut


gago

English: to get stuck
Bahasa Malaysia: tersangkut


gaguonk

English: a throat
Bahasa Malaysia: kerongkong


gambut

English: a spirit
Bahasa Malaysia: roh


gaont

English: a dress
Bahasa Malaysia: pakaian wanita


garuo'

English: salt
Bahasa Malaysia: garam


garuok

English: to grope
Bahasa Malaysia: raba


gatank

English: a measuring unit
Bahasa Malaysia: gantang


gau

English: to scoop
Bahasa Malaysia: cekup


gaus

English: fierce
Bahasa Malaysia: bengis


gawank

English: to crawl
Bahasa Malaysia: merangkak


gawia

English: a religious ceremony
Bahasa Malaysia: upacara adat


Gawia Olan

English: Ritual which is observed before land is burnt and cleared for planting padi. Here the priestess accompanied by the priests, leads a ritual which drives away the bad spirits.
Bahasa Malaysia: Gawai Olan


gawia pari’ pu’unt

English: a religious ceremony to celebrate the eating of new rice - This ritual ceremony is usually carried out some time in April right after the harvest is over.
Bahasa Malaysia: gawai makan beras baru


gawia sowa'

English: a Bidayuh new year celebration - The official date falls on June 1st of every year. However, the festivities begin at the end of May and can last until the beginning of July. Some of the activities include traditional and cultural events combined with more contemporary experiences like sports and entertainment. Both locals and tourists are invited to join in the celebration to sample the fun, exotic food and lots of drinks.
Bahasa Malaysia: perayaan tahun baru


gawo'

English: lost of opportunity
Bahasa Malaysia: melepas


gayu

English: to scratch
Bahasa Malaysia: garu


giliguo

English: a fruit
Bahasa Malaysia: buah


gilituonk

English: plastic
Bahasa Malaysia: plastik


gimaga

English: a frog species
Bahasa Malaysia: sejenis katak


girongan

English: a rainbow
Bahasa Malaysia: pelangi


girubuk

English: a white hair
Bahasa Malaysia: uban


gituonk

English: initially
Bahasa Malaysia: mula mula


giyamp

English: a rapid
Bahasa Malaysia: jeram


giyuol

English: to wriggle
Bahasa Malaysia: menggeliat


gobuk

English: a small ceramic jar - It is usually used to store condiments like salt and sugar. It is also used as a pickle jar.
Bahasa Malaysia: tempayan kecil


gogah

English: hardworking
Bahasa Malaysia: rajin


golienk

English: a river fish
Bahasa Malaysia: anak semah


golu'

English: to attack
Bahasa Malaysia: serang


gomiem

English: tasteless
Bahasa Malaysia: hambar


gomiem piem

English: very plain and tasteless
Bahasa Malaysia: sangat tawar


gomu'

English: fat
Bahasa Malaysia: gemuk


gomu' guduot

English: very fat
Bahasa Malaysia: gemuk gedempul


gonan

English: body
Bahasa Malaysia: badan


gondal gondal

English: stark naked
Bahasa Malaysia: telanjang bulat


gondank

English: a drum
Bahasa Malaysia: gendang


gondank oguonk

English: a Bidayuh gong ensemble
Bahasa Malaysia: alat musik gong Bidayuh


gonggonk

English: an embankment
Bahasa Malaysia: tambak


goruop

English: crunchy
Bahasa Malaysia: ranggup


gotug gotug eh

English: all quiet by himself
Bahasa Malaysia: sunyi bersendirian


goyuo

English: rickety
Bahasa Malaysia: tidak kuat


goyuo tutuo

English: extremely ricketty/shaky
Bahasa Malaysia: sangat goyah


gradink

English: a frog
Bahasa Malaysia: sejenis katak


gratiek

English: a frog
Bahasa Malaysia: sejenis katak


grogag

English: a toad
Bahasa Malaysia: katak kodok


gronggunk

English: a creek
Bahasa Malaysia: sungai kecil


gulank

English: to tumble down
Bahasa Malaysia: tergoleng


guni

English: a gunny sack
Bahasa Malaysia: guni


guot

English: to saw
Bahasa Malaysia: gergaji


guru'

English: to sit
Bahasa Malaysia: duduk


guyut

English: a movement
Bahasa Malaysia: pergerakan