BAGYO

October 19: Typhoon “Lawin” (International name: Haima)

unos; sigwa, sigwada

bagyó
storm, typhoon

May bagyó.
There’s a storm.

daluyong ng bagyó
storm surge

mabagyong panahon
stormy weather

Notable typhoons that have hit the Philippines: Egay (Linfa), Yolanda (Haiyan), Lando (Koppu), Karen (Sarika)


Bumabagyo.
It’s “storming.”

Bumabagyo sa labas.
There’s a storm outside.

binagyo
to be hit by a storm

Binagyo kami.
We were hit by a storm.

ang Bagyong Yolanda
the Typhoon Haiyan


Old slang usage:

bagyó
talented, successful

Bagyó ang konsiyerto.
The concert was a success.