entry
må'ågoddai
pronunciation
muh-ah-gohd-day
meaning
adjective. to be filled with intense feelings or urges; Often used when describing the feeling experienced upon seeing an adorable baby. May also be used negatively to describe feeling the urge to retaliate against someone.

Also magoddai, magotdai.
etymology
From Chamorro passive prefix ma + ågoddai (inflame, excite).
examples
Må'ågoddai yu' annai hu li'e' i neni-ña.
I became so excited when I saw her baby.

additional comments
WORDS NEAR må'ågoddai


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