Root: kamay

kamay is a common word root in the Filipino language.

Meaning of the root kamay:
~ related to hand, shaking hands, by hand

Kamay Words and Definitions:

Example words using the Filipino / Tagalog root "kamay"

kamáy : [noun] hand   more... »
magkamáy : [verb] to eat with one's bare hands   more... »
kamayán : [verb] to shake hands with someone   more... »
kamayín : [verb] to use one's hands for/on something; to knead something   more... »
makipagkamáy : [verb] to shake hands with   more... »
abót-kamáy : [adjective] within reach   more... »
kánang-kamáy : [adjective] right hand; [noun] right hand man/woman   more... »
magkamayan : [verb] to shake hands (with each other) (plural)   more... »
kumamáy : [verb] to shake hands; to use one's hands   more... »
háwak-kamáy : [adjective] holding hands   more... »
yáring-kamáy : [adjective] handmade   more... »
mabigát ang kamáy : [idiom] lazy * literally: heavy-handed   more... »

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