E - Word List

ebek 1

English: bubbling


ebek 2

English: serving of drinks (e.g. burak) using a ladle made of gourd; scooping off excess water when cooking rice (using ladle made of `payang' fruit)


ebek-ebek

English: to bubble up (of boiling rice)


ebol

English: ball
Bahasa Malaysia: bola


ebpa

English: fall, a fall from a height
Bahasa Malaysia: jatuh


ebpa'

English: water (fresh or salt); river, juice of fruit or meat
Bahasa Malaysia: air (air tawar, air masin), sungai, air dari buah atau daging


ebpal

English: rashes on the skin due to allergy
Bahasa Malaysia: gatal pada kulit disebabkan elergi


ebpar

English: loincloth
Bahasa Malaysia: cawat


ebpat 1

English: division, share


ebpat 2

English: far in between, e.g. in a row


ebped

English: tag, last person to be touched in a game
Bahasa Malaysia: sentuhan


ebped-ebped

English: game of tag played by children


ebpeg

English: pulp of tapioca or coconut that has been squeezed by twisting it in a cloth, dregs of rice wine


ebpen 1

English: accusation
Bahasa Malaysia: tuduhan


ebpen 2

English: sinking into the earth


ebpeng 1

English: levee, water break in paddy field; (mud embankment built as a partition between ponds in a paddy field)


ebpeng 2

English: sign (crossed sticks) on a log bridge to warn that the wood is old or rotten, sign on a piece of property to indicate ownership
Bahasa Malaysia: tanda [? epeng]


ebpo

English: act of soothing someone's emotions, as those of a crying baby


ebpu

English: cover, wrapping
Bahasa Malaysia: penutup, pembungkus


ebpud

English: push something (e.g. rubbish) with the instep of the foot


ebpud-ebpud

English: to drag one's feet as one walks, to walk by pushing the instep of the foot forward at each step


ebpuh 1

English: act of refusing attention after being ignored, as of a child, aloofness


ebpuh 2

English: any length between two joints of the finger, a fingertip and a joint or a knuckle and a joint


ebpuk

English: head hair
Bahasa Malaysia: rambut


ebpul

English: skewer for roasting meat
Bahasa Malaysia: pencucuk daging


ebpung

English: kind of spring-set noose trap, animal snare, rope tied round animal to tie it down
Bahasa Malaysia: jerat, penangkap binatang kecil


edta

English: determination
Bahasa Malaysia: keazaman


edta' 1

English: handle
Bahasa Malaysia: pemegang


edta' 2

English: temper
Bahasa Malaysia: isi hati


edtam

English: rent


edtan

English: ladder, notched log ladder for entering and exiting from a longhouse, staircase
Bahasa Malaysia: tangga


edtang 1

English: light, radiance


edtang 2

English: act of hooking or hanging


edteh

English: one, there is one
Bahasa Malaysia: satu


edten

English: work, task, job
Bahasa Malaysia: pekerjaan, tugas


edteng 1

English: saliva containing mucus, phlegm
Bahasa Malaysia: dahak, lendir


edteng 2

English: rung of a ladder
Bahasa Malaysia: [Does this word exist?]


edti'

English: term of familiarity used among females
Bahasa Malaysia: cf `keleh', term used by men


edting

English: coming, arrival of someone, entry
Bahasa Malaysia: ketibaan


edto

English: day
Bahasa Malaysia: hari


edto duweh

English: Tuesday


edto edteh

English: Monday


edto enem

English: Saturday


edto epat

English: Thursday


edto limeh

English: Friday


edto migu

English: Sunday


edto teluh

English: Wednesday


edtuh 1

English: act of pushing


edtuh 2

English: a type of animal ?


edtur

English: woman, lady
Bahasa Malaysia: perempuan


egkeng

English: chill, cold


egket

English: temper
Bahasa Malaysia: isi hati


egkul

English: temperament
Bahasa Malaysia: tabiat atau perangai


ejur

English: pushing, bulldozing


ekeb

English: to cover; lid, as for basket


eki'

English: cutting (of vegetables)


ekit

English: sharp shout of victory or triumph


ekiw

English: cattle egret


ekung

English: generic term for owl
Bahasa Malaysia: jenis burung hantu


ela

English: resting place on a journey; glade or arbour in which to rest
Bahasa Malaysia: tempat berhenti untuk berehat dlm perjalanan


ela'

English: want, desire; will (future action)
Bahasa Malaysia: mahu, hendak,; akan


elab 1

English: the shaking out of a mat or sheet


elab 2

English: flipping over to expose, as of a skirt being caught in the wind


elad

English: wing of a bird, wing of aeroplane
Bahasa Malaysia: sayap burung, kapal terbang


elak

English: stored in the crotch of a tree branch, or in a slit in the wall, or between two objects


elang 1

English: border, place where the jungle borders on a clearing (if one does not intend to expand the clearing)


elang 2

English: piece, slice (e.g. of cake)


ele'

English: term to indicate uncertainty


eleb

English: just as well


eleb eleb

English: properly, without doubt


eleg 1

English: cessation; divorce


eleg 2

English: the remainder, unwated remains, crumbs, leftovers, dregs


elen

English: pillow of wood or cornsilk


eleng

English: place where the jungle borders on a clearing (if one intends to expand the clearing


elet 1

English: blue glass beads, usu with a grooved surface


elet 2

English: field which has been cleared


eli'

English: hardly able to, with great effort


eling 1

English: sharp edge of a piece of timber, rock, etc.


eling 2

English: pieces of split bamboo used in weaving mats or baskets


eling 3

English: tying up legs and hands together


elu 1

English: fallow land; land that has previously been used but now lies unused
Bahasa Malaysia: tanah rang


elu 2

English: rotted remains of fruit that has become overripe without being eaten


elud 1

English: pitfall for catching animals


elud 2

English: slippery hillside that has been denuded of foliage


eluk

English: buffalo pen in which to place and feed buffaloes


elung 1

English: crested fireback pheasant


elung 2

English: confluence of two rivers
Bahasa Malaysia: kuala


emang

English: animal hoof
Bahasa Malaysia: kuku pada binatang seperti kuda dsb


emas

English: gold
Bahasa Malaysia: emas


eme

English: go, go to
Bahasa Malaysia: pergi


eme'

English: goat
Bahasa Malaysia: kambing


emu'

English: intimate form of address by an adult to a young girl (equivalent to 'my daughter')


emuk

English: act of taking off (shoes, shirt, etc)
Bahasa Malaysia: perihal membuka kasut, baju dsb


emung

English: way of gathering
Bahasa Malaysia: hal mengumpul


emut

English: glue or gum for machette handle, made from beeswax or from latex of Alstonia tree (apocynaceae)


ena'

English: so-and-so, whats-its-name
Bahasa Malaysia: anu


enem

English: six
Bahasa Malaysia: enam


enep

English: catching


enet

English: lid, cover
Bahasa Malaysia: penutup


engat

English: gulping for air


engep

English: a kiss
Bahasa Malaysia: ciuman


enger

English: stew, the act of boiling until tender


engi

English: there, that (demonstrative)


eni' 1

English: riddles
Bahasa Malaysia: teka-teka


eni' 2

English: castration (of animals)
Bahasa Malaysia: hal kembiri, mengkasi


enu

English: suspicion; faith, trust, belief
Bahasa Malaysia: syak, kepercayaan


enu' 1

English: drain, ditch, trench, canal
Bahasa Malaysia: longkang, parit


enu' 2

English: sexual act


enub

English: diving into the water


enuk

English: which, that which is; term used to refer to object the name of which is not remembered or is not known


enun

English: what
Bahasa Malaysia: apa


Enun laq rupen muh?

English: Would you like something to drink?


enung

English: assumption, taking for granted


epa'

English: way of chewing


epak

English: what is split, cut


epat

English: four
Bahasa Malaysia: empat


epem

English: water pump, spray
Bahasa Malaysia: pam


epid

English: act of intertwining, plaiting; plait


epik

English: squashing (as of lice between the nails)


epin

English: sleeping mat, floor mat
Bahasa Malaysia: tikar


epit

English: bamboo tongs for removing charcoal from the fire


epu' 1

English: soaking


epu' 2

English: term of endearment used by grandparents


epub 1

English: the medicine used by a medicine man


epub 2

English: to be smoked out as with bees when tobacco smoke is put in hive; feeling uncomfortable due to pungent smell


epun

English: grandparent of
Bahasa Malaysia: datuk atau nenek


eput

English: blowpipe
Bahasa Malaysia: sumpit


erang

English: border, division, partition; distance between
Bahasa Malaysia: sempadan, pembahagian; di antara


ered

English: old age
Bahasa Malaysia: tua


erem

English: introduction to traditional ballads, old songs such as `adih' and `benging'


eren

English: taboo
Bahasa Malaysia: pantang


ereng

English: a groan as if in pain, growl


eret

English: the act of tying tightly


eri 1

English: having a bad or quick temper


eri 2

English: crispy fried pork skin and fat


erin

English: plucking, picking of vegetables


erot

English: whirlpool
Bahasa Malaysia: air pusar


eru'

English: jealousy
Bahasa Malaysia: dengki, iri hati


eruk

English: sound of snoring
Bahasa Malaysia: bunyi berdengkur


eruk eruk

English: snoring away


erur

English: tiredness, fatigue
Bahasa Malaysia: keletihan


erut

English: carelessly, uncaringly, callous


esag

English: act of splitting


eseb

English: any burned-over area, such as that created in the preparation of a swidden


esem

English: a type of fruit of the mango family, having coarse flesh


esin

English: money
Bahasa Malaysia: wang, duit, usin (Br. Malay)


esit

English: small frog that lives in the stalks of banana leaves


esug

English: act of knocking down; to force of bulldoze down


esuk

English: impulsiveness


esul

English: pushing through


eta

English: fence, barrier; hindrance
Bahasa Malaysia: pagar,


eta'

English: slug (mollusc)
Bahasa Malaysia: lintah bulan


etab

English: scattering


etab etab

English: scattered


etad

English: like, in like manner, the same as


etak 1

English: promise, target


etak 2

English: steps


etang

English: stretch of calm water in a river


ete

English: tea
Bahasa Malaysia: teh


eteb 1

English: act of cutting, the mark left by cutting


eteb 2

English: manner, way of carrying oneself


eteh

English: area at the base of the spine; tail bone, coccyx


etek 1

English: popcorn


etek 2

English: talkative


eten

English: direction


eteng

English: button
Bahasa Malaysia: butang


etep

English: bite, mark left by biting
Bahasa Malaysia: gigitan, bekas gigit


etik

English: tabacco container, usu made of bamboo, hung around the waist with a 6 inch sharpening stone


eto

English: relief


etu

English: sign, indication


etu'

English: plucking, of leaves and vegetables


etuk

English: knocking, beating etuk ate buduk, heartbeat
Bahasa Malaysia: perihal ketuk-mengetuk; debar jantung


etul

English: stalling, diversion


etun

English: handle of pan, knife, machette, hoe, etc.


etung

English: meeting place between two parties; border, boundary


etut

English: fart, release of wind from the anus
Bahasa Malaysia: kantut