You're Sabahan If You Understand This Words!

1. tuuuna/ saaaana - points with the lips - (there-- at a distance)
2. limpas (to pass/walk by - Maaf, saya > limpas dulu? Excuse me, can I passby?
3. palui (stupid, duh! )
4. tapuk (to hide )
5. bida (ugly)
6. bubut (as in proper malay- "kejar", to chase)
7. sakai (ignorant, uncivilized, "hoosier")
8. andang-andang (that's how it is)
9. sapak (kasi campur/gaul -- utk masakan-to mix as in cooking)
10. inda/tia (short form of "tidak" - not, no)
11. wicin (another brand of msg as in "aji-no- moto" - a seasoning or food enhancer)
12. talampau (proper malay - "terlampau"- too much)
13. takajut (proper malay - "terkejut" - shocked, startled)
14. siorang (proper malay -"kami"/ "saya-orang" - us, we)
15. ngam-ngam (proper malay "kebetulan" - exact, at that time)
16. mangkali (proper malay "barangkali" - maybe, perhaps)
17. kamarin (proper malay "kelmarin" - yesterday)
18. kanapa (proper malay "kenapa" - w! hy)
19. gia (___expression - "is it?")
20. bah (___expression - "ok!")
21. ah? (question, "Apa?" What?)
22. kici/kicil (proper malay "kecil" - small)
23. basar (proper malay "besar" - big, huge)
24. siok (___expression/description, proper malay "seronok" - enjoyable, great, etc-)
25. urang ("orang" - people; sometimes used "diurang" - them, they)
26. karing ("kering" - dry)
27. umban ("humban, lempar" - throw)
28. kana ("kena"- got ie--"kena umban" --got thrown)
29. padih ("pedih" - as in "Mata saya padih/pedih!" - My eyes stings, painful)
30. numbur ("nombor" - number)
31. gali ("geli" as in squeemish about something, or "gali"--gali lubang - as Dig a hole.)
32. dorang ("dia orang/diurang" - them, they - Dorang pigi tamu. They went to the market.)
33. panat ("penat" - tired)
34. katawa ("ket! awa" - laugh, laughing)
35. lanjang (a.k.a. "periuk /belanga " - pots/pans)
36. putung ("potong" - cut, slice)
37. Buduh ("bodoh" - stupid)
38. tongo/bongo ("stupido" - same as above )
39. kabaru-baruan ("kebaru-baruan"- new to something)
40. giuk (proper malay "ulat"- worm)
41. Sikui (Tembikai - watermelon)
42. Santut (Underwear)
43. celana/salana (Seluar)
44. gipit (to grip...)
45. kanapatan/kadapatan (caught red handed.. or as the malays in kl say..'kantoi')

...to be cont..

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eliyashaka said...

yah..i did understand all those words..except for gipit..

bah apa2 pun jan ko jajal
cant wait for the ver2..

smallville said...

hai eli :D thanks for the kumin..gipit sama laa mcm kepit atau gapit..

Yin Phin said...

mmm.... odoiii gia... I do understand most of the words :P

smallville said...

yin phin.. maknanya ko ni urg sabahan laaa..hehehe..

eliyashaka said...

ohh kalau gapit saa tauu la...

smallville said...

eliyashaka klu gapid tu lain len mksd da kambar siam!

XiGorX said...

gustan? tailingong? menbuyuk? gohed? naa..kasi translate dulu dalam bahasa melayu yg betul..hahahaha

smallville said...

hahaha xigorx...kasi simpan laa da pya translation skali .. :P

marisa said...

Tak ketinggalan juga saya ni, mahu komen juga "kalatiak"? ke " pokilok"?

"Kolintung"? tak tersenarai ke?hahaha. Bahasa pasar Sabah baitukan?tq

smallville said...

pokilok = ketiak !! haha..ngam nnt sa kasi msuk.. :P kelintung ahh..ni pun mo jga.. hahaha..tQ marisa :D