Meaning of ting-



prefix added to roots which refer to something which happens seasonally to form nouns which mean ‘season or time of the day that (so-and-so) takes place’. Most forms with ting- have short penults. Sayung buntag nga mauy tinglusad sa manuk, The early morning hours when the chickens come down from their perches. Tingbunga (tingpamunga) sa mangga, The mango season. Tingadlaw (ting-adlaw), The hot season. Tingbálud, The wavy season.