NINGAS

ningas
flame

nagniningas
flaming


apoy na nagniningas
fire that's blazing


nagniningas na apoy
blazing fire


usok na nagniningas
smoke that's flaming


nagniningas na usok
flaming smoke


A similar Tagalog word is nag-aalab (blazing).



ningas-kugon / ningas kugon
"flaming cogon grass" = quickly going up in flames
- refers to the Filipino cultural trait of very enthusiastically starting things, but then quickly losing enthusiasm soon after