Root: uwi

uwi is a common word root in the Filipino language.

Meaning of the root uwi:
~ related to returning home

Uwi Words and Definitions:

Example words using the Filipino / Tagalog root "uwi"

umuwî : [verb] to return home; to go home   more... »
pauwî : [adjective] on the way home; starting to go home; [adverb] homeward   more... »
uwî : [noun] anything brought home after a trip; the act of going home   more... »
makauwî : [verb] to be able to go home   more... »
uwián : [verb] to bring home something for someone; to return home to somewhere   more... »
pag-uwî : [noun] returning home; arrival home   more... »
uwian : [noun] dismissal time; end of the work day; end of the school day; time to go home   more... »
mauwî : [verb] to result in; to develop into; to happen as a result   more... »
nakauwî : [adjective] at home; returned home   more... »
iuwî : [verb] to bring something home; to take something home   more... »
mag-uwî : [verb] to bring home; to take home   more... »
kakauwî : just returned home   more... »
pauwiín : [verb] to send someone home; to dismiss someone   more... »
pagka-uwî : upon returning home   more... »
maiuwî : [verb] to be able to bring home something   more... »
mag-uwian : [verb] to go home (after work or school); to be dismissed from work or school   more... »
papauwî : [adjective/adverb] homeward   more... »
makapag-uwî : [verb] to be able to bring home   more... »
pagpápauwî : [noun] sending home; discharging; releasing (e.g., from a hospital) to go home   more... »
sabik sa pag-uwi : [noun] homesick   more... »

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