BAON

This word has at least two meanings, differentiated by the accent on the syllables.

baon
provisions

baon
packed lunch or snack

Ma, nasaan ang baon ko?
Mom, where’s my packed lunch?

Baunin mo ito.
Bring this to eat later.

Magbaon ka.
Bring some provisions with you.

Anong baon mo?
= What provisions did you bring with you?
What’s your packed lunch / packed snack?

Wala akong dalang baon.
I didn’t bring any provisions with me.


baón
to bury

baón sa utang
buried in debt

ibaón sa limot
“to bury in forgetting”
to banish from one’s mind completely