"Sawi" is a word in TAGALOG, ILOKANO, HILIGAYNON, CEBUANO
n. a kind of hawk
sawî - To be or become unlucky,
unfortunate, bad, wretched. Nagkasawî
ang íya pagpuyô dídto. It was unfortunate
for him to live there. Bisán kon magkasawî
pa——. Even if it should be worse——.
sáwì - Bad, unlucky, unfortunate, cruel,
merciless. Sáwì nga kagawián. Bad habits.
Sáwì nga kahimtángan. An unfortunate
position. Sáwì nga kapaláran. Cruel fate.
(cf. maláin, buísit, mapíntas, sarót, salút).
Definition: (adj) ill-fated
sawi a giving a feeling of uneasiness when s.t.
Sawi kaáyu ang antiyúhus basta bag-u pa, One doesnt feel comfort-able wearing glasses for the first time.
v [b6] feel uncomfortable with s.t.
Sawihan kaáyu kus marpil, I dont feel comfort-able with my new false teeth.
The man who passes the sentence should swing the sword. If you would take a man's life, you owe it to him to look into his eyes and hear his final words. And if you cannot bear to do that, then perhaps the man does not deserve to die.
Q. Why did the ape run around with a piece of raw meat on his head?A. He thought he was a gorilla. (griller)!
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