Sangil

Facts

  • Language: Sangil
  • Alternate names: Sanggil, Sangiré
  • Language code: snl
  • Language family: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Philippine, Sangiric, Northern
  • Number of speakers: 15000
  • Script:

Introduction

Sangil is a language of Philippines. It is spoken in Mindanao, Balut and Sarangani islands.

Dialects

Mindanao, Sarangani. Lexical similarity: 90% with Sangir (See: Sangir).

The Sangil Verb

Sample Verbs

to bitema'ngiki ('kiki)
to blowma'niuq ('tiuq)
to burnma'nutung ('tutung)
to buymamɨ'ḷi (βɨ'ḷi)
to chewdi'ling
to choosema'mile ('pile)
to climbma'ngaβiq ('qaβiq)
to cookmɨ'koaq 'kang (koaq), suma'roka
to countma'milang ('bilang)
to cryru'meo ('reo)
to cut, hackma'ngorobɨq (korobɨq)
to die, be dead'nate ('pate)
to digma'mangka ('βangka)
to dream'qipi
to drinkma'nginung ('qinung)
to eatku'mang ('kang)
to fallma'naβo ('naβo)
to fearma'takuq
to flytumɨ'aq
to hearmaka'dingirɨq
to hidema'muni ('buni)
to holdmangɨm'belɨg (ɨm'belɨq)
to huntma'nganuq ('qanuq)
to killma'mate ('pate)
to know, be knowledgeablema'singkaq
to laughlumɨ'gay
to plantmɨ'suang
to pound, beatmɨ'baq (ɨ'baq)
to saymɨ'beḷa ('βeḷa)
to scratchma'katiq, mɨ'karo
to seemaka'silaw
to sewmɨng'gepeq
to sitkuma'iang
to sleepkɨ'nabeng (kɨ'nabɨq)
to sniff, smellmakam'bu (ɨm'bu)
to spitmangɨ'du (ɨ'du)
to squeezemɨrɨng'kung
to stab, piercemanɨ'soq (sɨ'soq)
to standduma ḷisiq
to stealma'nako ('tako)
to suckmanɨ'suq (sɨ'suq)
to swimku'mayang
to throwmɨn'dinaq
to tie up, fastenma'ngikiq ('qikiq)
to turntumɨ'nung
to walkdu'maḷeng
to vomit'muta
to workmɨgɨ'bɨkɨq
to yawn