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hong’ang sta. to be stupefied because of what one sees; amazed. Nahngang handi tinibona hi Juan te pangalina on nate. He was stupefied to see Juan because he thought he was dead. ma‑/na‑. 6B Characteristics of human nature or life situation. Sim: modwong. (sem. domains: - Surprise.) infl. mahngang infl. nahngang

modwong sta. to be amazed; to feel surprise at something unexpected; to be astonished because of something unusual. Namodwong kami hi inat na. We were amazed at what he did. Kay umipamodwong an dakodakkol di umalin makiamu-amung. It’s rather surprising that so many people come to these meetings. ma‑/na‑, umipa‑, mangipa‑. Sim: hong’ang. (sem. domains: - Surprise.)