Mang- +rep1: Tagalog Noun Affix

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

root

meaning

root + affix

meaning

gamot

medicine

manggagamot

doctor

isda’

fish

mangingisda’

fisherman

bayan

country, town

mamamayan

citizen

sayaw

dance

mananayaw

dancer

laro’

game

manlalaro’

player

awit

song

mang-aawit

singer

root

gamot

meaning

medicine

root + affix

manggagamot

meaning

doctor

root

isda’

meaning

fish

root + affix

mangingisda’

meaning

fisherman

root

bayan

meaning

country, town

root + affix

mamamayan

meaning

citizen

root

sayaw

meaning

dance

root + affix

mananayaw

meaning

dancer

root

laro’

meaning

game

root + affix

manlalaro’

meaning

player

root

awit

meaning

song

root + affix

mang-aawit

meaning

singer

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