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Hiligaynon-English Dictionary

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Searching for maki in head words. One entry found.

maki—, A prefix denoting an attachment to, a wish, desire or love for, what the root implies, e.g. makipílak—desirous of making money, looking for profit; makitábang—seeking or asking help. Attached to verbs maki-(magapaki-, magpaki-) is used for an incomplete or future action, whilst nagapaki-, naki- and pagpaki- are used for the present, past and the infinitive respectively. Magapaki- for the future is seldom used. (cf. paki-, pakig-).


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