Root: laya

laya is a common word root in the Filipino language.

Meaning of the root laya:
~ related to freedom, independence

Laya Words and Definitions:

Example words using the Filipino / Tagalog root "laya"

kalayaan : [noun] freedom; independence; liberty   more... »
makala : [verb] to escape; to be able to get out or escape; to break free; to be freed   more... »
palayain : [verb] to set free; to release; to let off   more... »
pagla : [noun] liberation; freedom   more... »
la : [noun] freedom; independence; emancipation; immunity   more... »
mala : [adjective] free; emancipated; independent   more... »
luma : [verb] to become free   more... »
layâ : [adjective] not caring what happens to oneself   more... »
pagpapala : [noun] freeing; releasing; release; liberating; liberation   more... »
Araw ng Kalayaan : [noun] Independence Day (holiday); June 12th   more... »
kalayaan sa pagsasalitâ : [noun] freedom of speech   more... »

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