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CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: bu‧tang

Etymology 1Edit

Unknown. Compare Hiligaynon butang.

NounEdit

butang

  1. that which is considered to exist as a separate entity, object, quality or concept
  2. a possession; something that is owned
  3. an individual object or distinct entity

VerbEdit

butang

  1. to put something down
  2. to place; to put (an object or person) in a specific location

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the verb. Compare butangan.

NounEdit

butang

  1. a beating; the action by which someone is beaten

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:butang.


HiligaynonEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

butang

  1. item, matter,stuff, thing
  2. place

Usage notesEdit

This word is used for anything that exists as well as anything that is perceived to exist.

VerbEdit

butang

  1. to place an object, usually on a surface

TagalogEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Cebuano butang (a thing).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

butang

  1. (physics) matter

ReferencesEdit

  • Maugnaying Talasalitaang Pang-agham Ingles-Pilipino

Etymology 2Edit

From Cebuano butang (to place). Compare butangan.

NounEdit

butáng

  1. act of beating or hitting a person mercilessly (as of a thug)