Root: malas

malas is a common word root in the Filipino language.

Meaning of the root malas:
~ related to bad luck

Malas Words and Definitions:

Example words using the Filipino / Tagalog root "malas"

malas : [noun] bad luck; glance; glanced upon (seeing); notice; gaze; jinx; showing off; [adjective] unlucky;   more... »
malasin : [verb] to have bad luck; to suffer harm; to be unlucky   more... »
kamalasan : [noun] misfortune; bad luck   more... »
ipamalas : [verb] to manifest something   more... »
magpamalas : [verb] to have something shown off; to put something on display   more... »
napakamalas : [adjective] very bad luck   more... »
pagpapamalas : [noun] showing; showing off; exhibiting   more... »

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