pa

PA is a word in Cebuano with its meaning in English.

pa {1} still, yet: up to now, up to a specific point in the past.
Natúlug pa si Pidru, Pedro is still asleep.
Si Huwan pay naabut, So far only John has arrived.
{1a} with measurements: only [so-and-so much] up to now.
Tungà pa ug túbig ang baril, The barrel is still only half full of water.
{1b} dílì, walà {1b1} not yet.
Ang linung-ag nga ságing walà pa malútù, The boiled bananas are not cooked yet.
{1b2} before.
Hipúsa ang libru sa dílì pa si Pápa muabut, Put the book away before Dad arrives.
Sa wà pay gíra, Before the war.
{2} else, in addition.
{2a} with future verb: [so-and-so] will still happen.
Sulatan pa nákù si Husi, I still have to write to José.
{2b} with a past verb: [did] besides.
Human siya sagpáa, gisultían pa ug pait, He was slapped and bitter words were said to him as well.
{2c} with existential: [so-and-so] also is in existence.
Náa pa bay túbig sa baril?
Is there any more water in the barrel?
{2d} interrogative : {2d1} what, where, why, etc.
else.
Kinsa pay muadtu?
Who else will go?
{2d2} what, where, why, etc.
could it be.
Unsa pa ug dílì kwarta?
What could it be if not money?
Ngánu pa nga ikaw giyud?
Why, oh why, was it you, of all people?
{2d3} unsa, háin -y [noun]-un what [noun] are you talking about?
Unsa pay radiyúhun nga dúgay nang gikáwat, What radio are you talking about when it was stolen long ago.
{2e} in phrases bringing up a new subject: láin y átù by the way, to change the subject.
Láin pay átù, minyù ka na ba?
By the way, are you married?
mau diay átù by the way, I just thought of it.
Mau pa diay átù, wà ta kadág abridur, It just occurred to me.
We didnt bring a can opener.
úsà, ísà, tayim excuse me a second (lit.
one more second).
Ísà pa kay ákung pagngun ang radiyu, Excuse me.
I am going to turn o?
the radio.
{2f} in phrases meaning in addition: bísan even .
.
.
too, despite.
Bísan pa ang mga bátà giapil, Even the children were included.
Bísan pa niánà, dì ku muadtu, Despite that, I wont go!
gawas, lábut besides.
Gawas (lábut) pa niánà, unsa pa may púlung níya?
Besides that, what else did he say?
labaw in addition to.
Labaw pa niánà tagáan tikag primiyu, And in addition, I will give you a reward.
{3} [predicate] is superfluous; [do] when one shouldnt or shouldnt have to.
Ug nagbayadbáyad pa siya nga wà man tu kinahanglána, And he was paying for it when there was no need.
Sus!
Ipakítà pa giyud níya mu rag dílì baratuhun, Heavens!
She has to show o?
, as if it werent s.t.
cheap.
{3a} [do] some more so that [such-and-such] a bad thing will happen again.
Nasagpaan ka.
Panabì pa, You got yourself a slapping.
Go on.
Blabber some more.
Nadagmà ka núun.
Sígi, dágan pa, You fell down.
Go on.
Keep on running around (so you can fall again).
{3b} thats what happens when you do [so-and-so].
Minyù pa.
Mu ra na kag irung panit, That is what you get for getting married.
Youre no better o?
than a mangy dog.
{3c} walà nay [doubled verb] didnt even do [so-and-so] though it is customary.
Gipalit níya ang kutsi dihàdihà nga wà nay hangyùhangyù pa, He bought the car, then and there, without even bargaining.
{3d} mau y [verb] [so-and-so] was the case, which was bad enough, but then .
.
.
Mau pay kisì, ímu pung iuran ug sígi, nadúnut, It was already torn.
You kept wearing it, so it was ruined.
{3d1} mau y [verb, adj.
] .
.
.
mau y [verb, adj.
] he [did, does] and yet dared, dares to do [so-and-so] in addition.
Mau pay sad-an mau pay mangísug, He is at fault, but he dares to get mad.
Mau pay nangáyù mau pay mipílì, He is asking the favor and yet he is choosy.
{4} [subject] is still in a group with other things mentioned.
Ang íhu isdà.
Isdà pa ba ang pági?
Sharks are fish; are rays also considered fish?
{4a} málu nà thats not so bad, is it?
Sígi málu pa nà ug makadiyis ka, Go ahead.
If you make ten bucks on it, that aint bad.
{5} in comparisons: even more.
Gwápa pa ka kang Maríya, You are more beautiful than Mary.
{5a} [adj.
] pay [subject] [subject] is more [adj.
] than .
.
.
Lamì pay lamaw niíni, This is worse than garbage.
(Lit.
Garbage is more delicious than this.
) Lisud pay magkaug mani, Its harder to eat peanuts than do this.
{6} in quotations, preceded by gen.
: [gen.
] said.
Ug mau tu ang nahitabù, níya pa, And that is all what happened, he said.
{6a} mátud [gen.
] [gen.
] says, said.
Mátud pa níla aku dílì ángay, They say I am not worthy.
{6b} siya he said.
Kay na, siya pa, unsáun man nákù?
Well, said he, what can I do?
{6c} sa átù in other words.
Aw, sa átù pa diyis ákung ibáyad nímu, Oh, in other words, ten is what I pay you.
{7} with the apodosis of a condition contrary to fact.
Ug walà pa nímu kawáta, ngánung náa man nà nímu?
If you hadnt stolen it, why do you have it?
{7a} [noun] y [noun, pronoun, adj.
] if [noun] were [noun, pronoun, adj.
].
Aku pay Huwan, If I were John.
Aku pay ikaw (aku pa nímu), If I were you.
Aku pay dátù, If I were rich.
Aku pa nímu, níya, If I were you, him.
Kami pa ninyu, níla, If we were you, them.
{7b} [predicate] y ímu!
[so-and-so] is stupendous in quantity, quality (lit.
if you could only see [such-and-such]).
Mais pay ímu, sus kadaghan!
If you could only see my corn.
My!
Theres a lot.
Si Pidru pay ímu, káun giyud tug irù, Believe me, Pedro will eat dog meat, and how!
{7b1} [noun] y ákù I never thought [so-and-so] was what he was.
Si Pidru pay ákù may kirída diay nà siya, I never thought it was possible, but Pedro has a mistress.
{7c} lámang see lámang, 4b, c.
{7d} agad, maáyu it would be, would have been better if, it would have been good.
Maáyu (agad) pa untà ug átung napintálan ang kahun úsà gawía, It would have been better if we had painted the box before we used it.
Agad (maáyu) pa ug magtuun ka kay sa magkantakanta, You would do better to study than just sit around singing.
{7e} hináut, básin, básun I hope that.
Hináut pang dílì muulan, I hope it wont rain.
{8} modifying a phrase referring to time: [so-and-so] recently happened, wont happen until .
.
.
Dílì madala ug bálik ugmà, Huybis pa, I cannot bring it back tomorrow.
Not until Thursday.
Bag-u pa siya nga milakaw, He left just now.
Gíkan pa siya sa Manílà, He is just back from Manila.
Karun pa siya muabut gíkan sa Buhul, He arrived just now from Bohol.
{8a1} ayhà, anhà only then [will so-and-so] happen.
Ayhà (anhà) pa siya mulíhuk ug pakit-an ug latigu, He only moves if he sees a whip.
{8a2} dihà only then [so-and-so] happened.
Dihà pa siya mutuun nga hápit na ang iksámin, He only started to study when it was nearly exam time.
{8b} mau y [abstract form] or [instrumental passive] that is the first time [abstract] happened, [instrumental passive] will happen.
Mau pay pagkadungug nákù niánà, That is the first time I heard that.
Mau pay ilung-ag ug mudtu na, Dont cook it until noon.
(The first time to cook it when its noon.
) {8c} [future verb abstract form] but then when [so-and-so] was done.
Dúgay nákung limpiyu sa salug.
Baldiyúhan pa nákù, human dáyun, It took me a long time to clean the floor.
But then when I hosed it down, it was finished right away.
Pag-abri pa nákù sa subri, wà diay sulud, When I opened the envelope, there was nothing in it after all.
dáan [subject] knew [so-and-so] in advance.
Dáan pa lagi ku, I knew that long ago!
{9} much less [do].
Dì gánì aku makasulti, kanta pa, I cannot even talk, much less sing.
Dì gánì aku makahímù niánà, ikaw pa, I cant even do that, much less you.

Words for further learning

Ilokano: kanyayo

English: ingeminate

English: set

English: thinnish

English: collish

English: grapple

English: chanter

Hiligaynon: pangisda

English: postponer

Cebuano: kulut

English: snicker

English: burnish

English: thaumaturgy

Ilokano: langit

English: aumail

English: buccinoid

English: keelhauled

English: ditokous

Tagalog: batis

English: ethnologist

English: tissue

English: kaolinization

English: intermittent

English: substance

English: prospectiveness

Cebuano: kitbi

English: bink

English: govern

English: guardenage

English: outlay

English: urticaceous

Waray: mata

English: jambolana

Hiligaynon: konpesar

Ilokano: isu

English: bestrew

Hiligaynon: handal

Cebuano: pitlud

English: lodger

English: hay

Hiligaynon: poso

English: datively

English: yakare

English: republican

English: dairy

English: impetrating

English: hippocrepiform

English: milligramme

English: osculating

Hiligaynon: sinasaligan

Cebuano: tikarul

Hiligaynon: tulo-tulo

English: infantlike

English: hoop

English: worth

Hiligaynon: sangod

English: flesh

English: agio

Cebuano: tupung

English: discredit

English: strength

English: aramaic

English: benumbment

English: plantigrade

Hiligaynon: binugwang

English: haste

Tagalog: wasto

English: shadowiness

English: band

English: frutage

English: forgivable

English: zerda

Hiligaynon: sibud

Hiligaynon: abut

English: marvel

English: sweetwort

English: palmite

English: virtuosos

English: sea lily

English: reticle

Hiligaynon: kapog

English: collated

English: interconvertible

English: spirit

English: interpretatively

English: confirmedly

English: labium

English: nickelic

Tagalog: gapos

English: string

English: digression

English: spinaceous

English: chain

English: couple-close

Cebuano: salu

English: haurient

English: course

Hiligaynon: buhin

English: ejaculation

Cebuano: pungyut

English: hulky

English: consortship

English: good

English: reflex

Tagalog: singit

English: catoptron

Cebuano: lusug

English: jarvey

English: forearm

English: engross

English: represent

Hiligaynon: walalohan

English: haemal

English: otherguess

English: fraying

Hiligaynon: lalug

Cebuano: wala

English: lend

English: gnashingly

English: pronouncing

English: flue

English: chak

Cebuano: lanap

Hiligaynon: pasear

English: exterminate

Hiligaynon: padagas

English: forenoon

English: fumet

English: woodcracker

English: suffer

Cebuano: sugat

English: oarfish

English: epiphyseal

English: disappreciate

English: earal

Cebuano: mami

English: citizeness

English: venereal

English: stub

English: angiomonospermous

English: narrow

English: death's-head

English: conics

English: lousy

English: situs

English: cerasinous

Hiligaynon: pangomersyo

English: stull

Tagalog: atin

English: ill-nurtured

Hiligaynon: gupak

English: agrappes

Ilokano: wangwang

English: good-humoredly

Cebuano: lapta

Cebuano: siru

Ilokano: tabungaw

English: momenta

English: violent

English: undue

English: effaceable

English: room

Hiligaynon: kasay-kasay

English: pressman

English: iatrochemical

English: vociferate

English: gib

English: scrog

English: insusceptive

English: deterged

English: scleroma

English: stalkless

English: fernery

Hiligaynon: sag-ud

Hiligaynon: matuyo

English: top-proud

Cebuano: rayus

English: atone

English: planifolious

English: effaced

English: elysia

English: skipper

English: near

English: ragwort

English: eagerly

English: evolve

Cebuano: matiriyal

Cebuano: kudyapa

Cebuano: gangis

English: incompatibly

English: hunt

Tagalog: agham

English: spoil

English: alloying

English: sorry

Cebuano: kuntrl

English: gravigrade

Cebuano: mrs.

English: defibrinize

Hiligaynon: lamok

Ilokano: anak ti sal-it

English: self-confidence

English: false-hearted

Hiligaynon: binilasyon

English: advene

English: penetrail

English: dodipate

Hiligaynon: borok-borok

Hiligaynon: salipsipon

English: bass

Hiligaynon: deboto

English: recrystallize

English: fudge

English: name

English: wed

Gay lingo: yamey

English: climatized

English: lycopodium

English: groundwork

English: cant

English: rinse

Cebuano: kunsulisyun

Hiligaynon: pangamion

English: palmipedes

English: sory

English: tillodontia

Cebuano: lingbahun

English: prick

English: venal

English: caliph

English: afforciament

English: factionary

English: epidemiology

English: intricate

Hiligaynon: ipangalaham

English: sidesman

English: misbehave

English: sponsible

English: liturgic

English: kist

English: collet

English: commix

English: riotour

English: tension

Hiligaynon: tunay

English: pasteurization

English: round

English: solenette

English: armipotence

English: attemper

Cebuano: habluk

English: tour

English: delator

English: achievement

English: metis

English: insurancer

Hiligaynon: binagay-bagay

English: head

English: morass

Hiligaynon: dapli

English: provincial

Cebuano: tubu

English: land-poor

English: lispingly

English: voluntarily

English: venial

English: strangury

Cebuano: linghud

Waray: niyan

Hiligaynon: tambol, tambol

English: dropped

English: craspedota

English: bete noire

Tagalog: bili

English: ramifying

English: board

English: crupper

English: educated

English: redowa

Hiligaynon: huay

Cebuano: matrimunyal

Cebuano: sitru

English: knotted

English: antipyrine

English: scathly

English: resident

English: arcubus

English: mete

English: bigg

English: locale

English: outfangthef

English: gild

English: laced

English: anisosthenic

English: snarl

English: unprovident

English: unascried

English: epithalamies

Hiligaynon: hilikayon

Hiligaynon: hamungaya

Ilokano: bunannag

Cebuano: pinising

English: wieldy

English: visiting

Hiligaynon: pangurinot

Ilokano: adalem

English: viscidity

English: blast

English: traveler

English: bum

English: beveled

Tagalog: lasa

English: interdicted

Hiligaynon: malahalon

English: daywoman

Hiligaynon: dalia

English: condenser

English: protamin

Hiligaynon: anyag

Hiligaynon: hirat

English: yaup

Hiligaynon: masunsun

English: xiphosura

English: fouter

English: inflected

English: soused

English: textual

English: lepidopteral

Cebuano: irpakit

English: elaidate

English: hide

English: drum major

Ilokano: arta

English: subacute

Hiligaynon: kayagkag

English: amount

English: suer

Hiligaynon: kamison

English: embalm

English: prime

English: shipmaster

English: rundle

English: ribald

Cebuano: lihud

English: repairment

English: matrimonial

English: whipper

English: codical

English: sea bird

English: shard

Tagalog: sibak

Tagalog: tuli

English: account

English: ebonize

English: ergotism

English: pitch-black

English: scrimption

English: dejectly

English: figary

English: biogenesis

English: dupion

English: commode

English: cardia

English: arthritical

English: pith

Ilokano: ungab

English: precentorship

English: unhorse

English: verdigris

English: ical

English: morceau

Hiligaynon: kagayon

English: perigenetic

English: watchful

English: crowd

Hiligaynon: mahuyang

English: kerseynette

English: breeching

English: soss

English: gather

English: husking

Tagalog: kamag-anak

English: abstinently

English: celtiberian

English: using

English: diminishingly

English: viaticum

English: saddlery

English: bookbinder

English: colored

Waray: lagay

Cebuano: antirabis

Cebuano: burak

English: line

English: fleshly

English: fimbriate

Cebuano: awumbak

English: erased

English: outmount

English: ease

English: sheik

English: insinuate

English: fool

English: petar

English: riband

English: beggarly

English: cremationist

Hiligaynon: ina

English: bristliness

English: load

Tagalog: parang

English: masoretic

Cebuano: tagal

English: minatorily

English: tally

Hiligaynon: koprak

English: yield

Tagalog: tulig

English: solely

English: civilian

English: bank

English: recrementitious

English: dub

Cebuano: kanila

Hiligaynon: paibok

Tagalog: baybay

Ilokano: geppas

English: edge

Cebuano: palung

Cebuano: grupu

Cebuano: daug

English: electer

English: chittra

Cebuano: tigib

Cebuano: punsi

English: chancel

English: interrex

English: sun-dried

Hiligaynon: pung-it

English: ornamentation

Cebuano: itad-itad

English: tour

English: interfuse

English: antitheist

Cebuano: lulid

Cebuano: tirbisiya

English: decharm

Hiligaynon: badbad

English: pygmy

Hiligaynon: ikaw

English: lusitanian

English: gale

English: pansclavism

English: misboden

English: symphonizing

English: encollar

English: foumart

English: pack

English: successless

English: petulant

English: aggression

English: jehu

Cebuano: pandita

English: diastatic

English: fader

Cebuano: binyal

English: angelus

English: operculum

Ilokano: buksit

English: definitive

Hiligaynon: hagmuk

Cebuano: alusiman

English: haematolin

English: throng

English: urinogenital

Hiligaynon: karadto

English: polyphagy

English: multifariously

English: comestible

English: paddlecock

English: mart

English: housing

Hiligaynon: kada

Cebuano: matimatiks

English: cure

English: saw-whet

Cebuano: tuwang

English: trammel

Cebuano: tuaw

English: soothed

Ilokano: imon

English: sea trout

Cebuano: tuytuy

English: fistinut

English: foreswart

English: pardoner

English: whittle

English: chucked

English: distal

English: disputing