Maka-: Tagalog Adjective Affix

in favor of, pro-, fond of

root

meaning

root + affix

meaning

bayan

country, town

makabayan

patriotic

bago

new

makabago

modern, progressive

luma’

old

makaluma’

old-fashioned

Mandela

Mandela

maka-Mandela

pro-Mandela

root

bayan

meaning

country, town

root + affix

makabayan

meaning

patriotic

root

bago

meaning

new

root + affix

makabago

meaning

modern, progressive

root

luma’

meaning

old

root + affix

makaluma’

meaning

old-fashioned

root

Mandela

meaning

Mandela

root + affix

maka-Mandela

meaning

pro-Mandela

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