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Root: alam


alam is a common word root in the Filipino language.

Meaning of the root alam:
ROOT DEFINITION:
~ related to knowing, knowledge, understanding

Alam Words and Definitions:

Example words using the Filipino / Tagalog root "alam"

malaman : [verb] to know something (OF); to find out something (OF); to learn about something (OF); to be conscious of something (OF); to be informed (AF); to find out (AF)   more... »
Walá kang pakialám! : [phrase] It's none of your business!   more... »
hindí ko alám : I don't know   more... »
waláng paké : [phrase] without a care (short for "walang pakialam")   more... »
pakialám : [noun] give a care; care; meddler; interferer   more... »
alám : [adjective] know; known; familiar; revealed; aware; conscious; [noun] knowledge; something known   more... »
alám ko : [phrase] I know   more... »
pakialamán : [verb] to meddle with; to disturb someone   more... »
paké : [noun] care (contraction of "pakialam"); concern   more... »
alamín : [verb] to find out something; to figure out something; to know something; * focus on the thing known/to be known   more... »
Anóng pakí mo?! : [interjection] What's it to you?; Why are you asking?; Why do you want to know?   more... »
kinalaman : [noun] connection to something; regarding; a share (of something); knowledge about something   more... »
kaalamán : [noun] knowledge; information; intelligence; idea; statistics   more... »
makialám : [verb] to meddle; to interfere   more... »
maalam : [adjective] knowledgeable; wise; well-versed   more... »
mapag-alamán : [verb] to come to realize something; to come to learn something; to come to find out something   more... »
pakialamero : [noun] meddler   more... »
pagkakáalám : [noun] understanding   more... »
wapakéls : [expression/slang] I don't care; None of my business; Short for "Wala akong pakialam"   more... »
makaalám : [verb] to be able to know   more... »
lákompaké : [expression] I don't care; * short for "wala akong pakialam"   more... »
waláng alám : don't know   more... »
waláng kaalám-alám : know absolutely nothing; haven't the faintest idea; have no idea; have no clue   more... »
umalám : [verb] to know   more... »
waláng pakialám : don't care   more... »
kaalám-alám : having any knowledge (of something)   more... »
nakaaalám : [adjective] knows; knowing; to come to know   more... »
ipagbigáy-alám : [verb] to notify about something; to give knowledge about something   more... »

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