Root: dapat

dapat is a common word root in the Filipino language.

Meaning of the root dapat:
~ related to being appropriate, deserving, should, ought to be

Dapat Words and Definitions:

Example words using the Filipino / Tagalog root "dapat"

dapat : [pseudo-verb] should; should do; appropriate to; ought to; must; need; [adjective] deserving; worthy; fitting; right; fit; qualified; supposedly   more... »
karapatán : [noun] right; rights; entitlement; authority   more... »
nararapat : [adjective] rightful; just; what ought to be; deserving; fitting; due; proper   more... »
karápat-dapat : [adjective] deserving; rightful; eligible; fitting; right; fit; qualified; worthy; legitimate   more... »
marapat : [adjective] proper; appropriate; deserving; commensurate; advisable;   more... »
hindî dapat : shouldn't   more... »
dí-nararapat : [adjective] unfit; incorrect; not worth; not deserving   more... »
walâng-karapatán : [adjective] having no right   more... »

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