Mag- +rep1 2 : Tagalog Noun Affix

a person associated with the thing or action expressed by the root

root

meaning

root + affix

meaning

nakaw

something stolen

magnanakaw

thief, robber

taho’

taho (soy pudding with brown sugar syrup and sago pearls)

magtataho’

taho vendor

balut

balot

balut (boiled duck’s egg with a developed embryo)

magbabalut

magbabalot

balut vendor

bote

bottle

magbobote

someone who goes from one place to another buying bottles, paper and other recyclables, and then sells them to scrap shops

saka

tilling, farming

magsasaka

farmer

root

nakaw

meaning

something stolen

root + affix

magnanakaw

meaning

thief, robber

root

taho’

meaning

taho (soy pudding with brown sugar syrup and sago pearls)

root + affix

magtataho’

meaning

taho vendor

root

balut

balot

meaning

balut (boiled duck’s egg with a developed embryo)

root + affix

magbabalut

magbabalot

meaning

balut vendor

root

bote

meaning

bottle

root + affix

magbobote

meaning

someone who goes from one place to another buying bottles, paper and other recyclables, and then sells them to scrap shops

root

saka

meaning

tilling, farming

root + affix

magsasaka

meaning

farmer

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