Iban Verbs

angkat

English: to get up
Bahasa Malaysia: bangun


awak

English: to let, to cause, to command, to permit
Bahasa Malaysia: membiarkan


bai

English: to bring, to take
Bahasa Malaysia: bawa


bayar

English: to pay
Bahasa Malaysia: membayar


bejalai

English: to walk
Bahasa Malaysia: berjalan


belagu

English: to sing
Bahasa Malaysia: menyanyi


belaja

English: to learn, to study
Bahasa Malaysia: belajar


belanda

English: to run
Bahasa Malaysia: berlari


betemu

English: to meet
Bahasa Malaysia: berjumpa


bina

English: to care for
Bahasa Malaysia:


birai

English: to let your hair down
Bahasa Malaysia:


bisi

English: to have
Bahasa Malaysia: ada


buka

English: to open
Bahasa Malaysia: buka


bukut

English: to strike or to attack
Bahasa Malaysia:


butang

English: to commit adultery
Bahasa Malaysia:


buya

English: to touch or taste, but also a ritual to detect unforeseen forces
Bahasa Malaysia:


cakah

English: to contradict
Bahasa Malaysia:


calang

English: to open your eyes underwater
Bahasa Malaysia:


cecanggak

English: to stick out
Bahasa Malaysia:


celak

English: to leave a thumbprint in replacement of signing something, due to illiteracy, also used to describe a trade mark in legal terms
Bahasa Malaysia:


cemegi

English: to stand still when losing senses
Bahasa Malaysia:


cemerik

English: to make the sound of tearing
Bahasa Malaysia:


ciping

English: to be unfair, or to be partial
Bahasa Malaysia:


dani

English: to wake up
Bahasa Malaysia: bangun tidur


datai

English: to come
Bahasa Malaysia: datang


daya

English: to dodge
Bahasa Malaysia:


denjang

English: to stand or sit still
Bahasa Malaysia:


deruroh

English: to drum or to create a beat
Bahasa Malaysia:


derut

English: to growl or to imitate the sound of thunder
Bahasa Malaysia:


dinga

English: to hear, to listen
Bahasa Malaysia: mendengar


djir

English: to arrange things in a row
Bahasa Malaysia:


duduk

English: to sit
Bahasa Malaysia: duduk


embat

English: to whip
Bahasa Malaysia:


empong

English: to collect, or to tie something up together
Bahasa Malaysia:


encemah

English: to pick and choose
Bahasa Malaysia:


endap

English: to level a land, to level the playing field between to group of people
Bahasa Malaysia:


enggat

English: to change the rate of striking or paddling
Bahasa Malaysia:


enggau

English: to go together, or to move in a group
Bahasa Malaysia:


enggut

English: to nod
Bahasa Malaysia:


engkakah

English: to laugh loudly
Bahasa Malaysia:


engkelak

English: to make clicking sounds with your tongue
Bahasa Malaysia:


engkelap

English: to twinkle
Bahasa Malaysia:


engkilun

English: to shadow someone, or to follow someone, normally referring to following the trail of a thief
Bahasa Malaysia:


engkuit

English: to wave
Bahasa Malaysia:


engkurak

English: to boil
Bahasa Malaysia:


ensayar

English: to move swiftly
Bahasa Malaysia:


enseput

English: to breathe
Bahasa Malaysia: bernafas


entacang

English: to skim
Bahasa Malaysia:


entaga

English: to knock away, move something forcefully
Bahasa Malaysia:


entepa

English: to stretch arms out
Bahasa Malaysia:


enterai

English: to belch
Bahasa Malaysia:


gaga

English: to make, to create, to do
Bahasa Malaysia: membuat


gawa

English: to work
Bahasa Malaysia: bekerja


jako'

English: to speak
Bahasa Malaysia: bercakap


jaku

English: to speak, to talk
Bahasa Malaysia: bercakap


kayam

English: to play
Bahasa Malaysia: bermain


labuh

English: to fall
Bahasa Malaysia: jatuh


macha

English: to read
Bahasa Malaysia: membaca


madah

English: to tell
Bahasa Malaysia: beritahu


makai

English: to eat
Bahasa Malaysia: makan


malu

English: to hit
Bahasa Malaysia: memukul


mandi

English: to bath, to shower
Bahasa Malaysia: mandi


medak

English: to watch, to see
Bahasa Malaysia: melihat, menonton


Megai/ nyepi

English: to touch, to feel, to taste
Bahasa Malaysia: sentuh, rasa


meli

English: to buy
Bahasa Malaysia: membeli


milih

English: to choose, to select
Bahasa Malaysia: memilih


mupuk / bekejang

English: to leave
Bahasa Malaysia: pergi, meninggalkan


nadai

English: do not have, don't have
Bahasa Malaysia: tidak ada


nangkap

English: to catch
Bahasa Malaysia: menangkap


nanya

English: to ask
Bahasa Malaysia: tanya


nerima

English: to receive
Bahasa Malaysia: menerima


ngaga

English: to do, to make
Bahasa Malaysia: membuat


ngajih

English: to hope
Bahasa Malaysia: berharap


ngambi

English: to take
Bahasa Malaysia: mengambil


ngangau

English: to call
Bahasa Malaysia: memanggil


nganjung

English: to send
Bahasa Malaysia: menghantar


nganti

English: to wait
Bahasa Malaysia: menunggu


ngena

English: to use
Bahasa Malaysia: menggunakan


ngetu

English: to move, to transfer
Bahasa Malaysia: memindahkan


ngingat

English: to remember
Bahasa Malaysia: ingat


ngirup

English: to drink
Bahasa Malaysia: minum


niki ka

English: to raise, eg; salary
Bahasa Malaysia: menaikkan


nitih

English: to follow
Bahasa Malaysia: mengikut


nulis

English: to write
Bahasa Malaysia: menulis


nulung

English: to help
Bahasa Malaysia: menolong


nutup

English: to cover
Bahasa Malaysia: menutup


nyabak

English: to cry
Bahasa Malaysia: menangis


nyambung

English: to continue
Bahasa Malaysia: menyambung


nyirup

English: to drink
Bahasa Malaysia: minum


nyual

English: to sell
Bahasa Malaysia: menjual


nyukung

English: to support
Bahasa Malaysia: menyokong


nyumai/manduk

English: to cook
Bahasa Malaysia: memasak


parai

English: to die
Bahasa Malaysia: mati, meninggal dunia


pecaya

English: to believe, to trust
Bahasa Malaysia: percaya


peda

English: to see
Bahasa Malaysia: melihat


pulai

English: to return
Bahasa Malaysia: pulang, memulangkan


rindu

English: to like
Bahasa Malaysia: suka


taruh

English: to keep
Bahasa Malaysia: menyimpan


tetak

English: to cut
Bahasa Malaysia: potong


tindok

English: to sleep
Bahasa Malaysia: tidur


tinduk

English: to sleep
Bahasa Malaysia: tidur


tukar

English: to change
Bahasa Malaysia: menukar


tumbuh

English: to grow (plant), to sprout
Bahasa Malaysia: tumbuh


tunu

English: to burn
Bahasa Malaysia: membakar


uji

English: to try
Bahasa Malaysia: cuba