Bikol CentralEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Tagalog lagay.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: la‧gay
  • IPA(key): /laˈɡai/, [laˈɡaɪ̯]

NounEdit

lagay

  1. bribe
    Synonyms: suhol, pabagsak, soborno

Derived termsEdit


CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

lagáy

  1. (anatomy) testicle
Usage notesEdit

This word is part of Cebuano–Tagalog false friends. The Tagalog definitions can be seen at lagay#Tagalog.

Etymology 2Edit

Possibly borrowed from Tagalog lagay (colloquial: bribe)

VerbEdit

lagáy

  1. to bribe
    Synonyms: soborno, suhol

AnagramsEdit


IlocanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Tagalog lagay.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: la‧gay
  • IPA(key): /laˈɡai/

NounEdit

lagay

  1. bribe

Derived termsEdit


TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Kapampangan lage.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: la‧gay
  • IPA(key): /laˈɡaj/, [lɐˈɣaɪ̯]

NounEdit

lagáy

  1. act of putting or placing something on or in a certain place, application, putting on
    Synonyms: patong, pagpapatong, silid, pagsisilid, salin, pagsasalin
  2. state; condition
    Synonyms: kalagayan, kondisyon, katayuan
  3. the manner by which a thing is placed or set up
    Synonyms: pagkakalagay, ayos, pagkakaayos
  4. position; place; location
    Synonyms: lugar, puwesto
  5. lot; piece (of land)
    Synonyms: lote, piraso
  6. depositing of money
    Synonyms: deposito, pagdedeposito
  7. appearance
    Synonyms: anyo, itsura
  8. (usually informal) bribe; bribery
    Synonyms: suhol, pagsusuhol, soborno, parating, pagpaparating
    humingi ng lagay
    ask for a bribe
  9. (informal) bet in gambling
    Synonyms: taya, pusta

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Ilocano: lagay

VerbEdit

lagáy

  1. immediate imperative mood of ilagay
  2. immediate imperative mood of maglagay

Further readingEdit


Waray-WarayEdit

NounEdit

lagáy

  1. mud; mire