dawwi (sp. var. dawi) 1adjectival predicate. to be distant; to be far away. Adaddawwi nan boble da. Their barrio is very far. a‑ CVC-. (sem. domains: - Far.) 2to place at a distance. 2.1trans. to put some distance between two things. Idawwim nan imbabalem nah apuy. You take your child away from the fire. i/iN. 2.2pass. to be far away from a designated point. An nidawwi nan bale yuh tu? Is your house far from here? Adik pinhod an midawwi kan ha-on. I don’t want you to be far from me. mi‑/ni‑. der. kadinawwina infl. adawwi