mahi mahie

mahia,  ad. of time, and the general idea is shortly, speedily, quickly, as in mahia na, mahia aera, but it is difficult to find an exactly corresponding word. It is often preceded by a negative, as aita mahia, not long. [Dav : 3869]
mahia,  ad. vite. Aita aera i mahia, a ita e mahia, bientôt, tout à coup. [Jau :1839]