tangdan 1comm. earnings; wages. Kaatnay tangdan mu. How much did you earn? Sim: ganal, bokla, ngunu, suweldu. (sem. domains: - Earn.) 2trans. to give wages to someone. <The person receiving the wages is cross-referenced by the affix.> Tangdanan daka ta iem tun kalton hi malket. I’ll give you wages and you’ll take this box to the market. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.