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Root: bantay


bantay is a common word root in the Filipino language.

Meaning of the root bantay:
ROOT DEFINITION:
~ related to guarding, watching over

Bantay Words and Definitions:

Example words using the Filipino / Tagalog root "bantay"

bantayán : [verb] to guard; to look after   more... »
bantáy : [noun] guard; watcher; custodian; look-out; watchman; escort; nickname for a dog   more... »
mabantayán : [verb] to be able to watch over something or someone   more... »
magbantáy : [verb] to guard; to look after; to keep watch   more... »
bantáy-salakay : [noun] guard who steals from his master   more... »
tagabantáy : [noun] overseer; guard; guardian   more... »
pagbabantáy : [noun] watching; vigilance   more... »
nakabantáy : [adjective] guarding   more... »

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