Root: huli

huli is a common word root in the Filipino language.

Meaning of the root huli:
~ related to 1.) end, last, 2.) capturing, seizing

Huli Words and Definitions:

Example words using the Filipino / Tagalog root "huli"

hulí : [noun] end; [adjective] late; tardy; belated; last; final; [adverb] last; on the latest occasion   more... »
mahuli : [verb] to be caught / captured (AF); to be able to catch something (OF);   more... »
mahulí : [verb] to be late; to fall behind; to be last   more... »
nahulí : [adjective] delayed; belated   more... »
huli : [noun] catch; [adjective] caught   more... »
sa hulí : [adverb] in the end; eventually; behind   more... »
hulihin : [verb] to catch someone/something; to seize something; to capture someone/something; to take someone into custody; to apprehend someone; to arrest someone   more... »
manghuli : [verb] to catch; to hunt   more... »
ihulí : [verb] to put something last; to put behind; to put at the end   more... »
humuli : [verb] to catch; to arrest; to apprehend; to capture; to seize; to take into custody   more... »
panghuli : [noun] trap; [adjective] for catching; for trapping   more... »
makahuli : [verb] to be able to catch   more... »
hulíng hantungan : [noun] final resting place; grave   more... »
magpahuli : [verb] to turn oneself in; to allow to be caught   more... »
pínakahulí : [adjective] very last; [noun] the very last thing   more... »
káhulí-hulihan : [adjective] very last; farthest behind   more... »
hulihán : [noun] rear; tail end; the last spot/position; game of catch   more... »
ipahuli : [verb] to have someone arrested   more... »
paghuli : [noun] arrest; capture   more... »
mahulihán : [verb] to catch someone   more... »
panghuhuli : [noun] catching (e.g., fish)   more... »

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