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andani₁ (sp. var. andai) 1interval of time. 1.1advpred. predicates the idea of waiting for a short period of time. Andani ta munhannotak. Wait so that I will change my clothes. Indani ke ta ahi taku umeh andani. Wait a moment; we will go in a short time. (sem. domains: - A short time.) 1.2adv. a short while; a moment; a short time; a little later. Deket hi andani ya umali ka. You come later on. Andani ya nagibbu nan baki hiyam ta himpuluy oras nagibbu. Later on, the baki-ritual was finished....nine to ten hours finished. Time. (sem. domains: - After.) 2adv. every now and then Kadaidai on umen e uminum. Every now and then he goes to drink.

gagala on immey algo (id. of algo) Time flies. an idiom meaning that ‘time flies’. Gagala on immey algo. A day goes fast. (sem. domains: - A short time.)

hingkakatang (infl. of hingkatang) adv. refers to a very brief time; may also have a meaning component of ‘suddenly’. CV‑. Time. (sem. domains: - A short time.)

hingkatang (infl. of katang) adv. 1refers to a short period of time; sometimes thought of as unexpected; a moment; short time. Hingkatang di nanib-ak ot ume. I saw it for a moment then it was gone. Hingkatang an immaliy udan. The rain came for a short time. Nuntikod nan radyo hi hingkatang. The radio stopped for a moment. Hingkatang ya ammunay nala-u ya timmaddog nan inhinyero ot eda mo mihanin duwat The engineer was able to stand seconds after the worker finished praying so they both went to seek cover. Time. Sim: bigla, maid maptok, na-ala, maag. (sem. domains: - A short time.) 2indicating there is no time lapse, something happens instantly and unexpectedly; suddenly. Tibom te hingkatang ya mag-a ka. Look out, because you might fall suddenly. (sem. domains: - Quick.) infl. hingkakatang

nakatang (infl. of katang) adv. a short time span. Nakatang ya abuy inumbunak. I have sat for only a short time. Time. (sem. domains: - A short time.)