Root: matay

matay is a common word root in the Filipino language.

Meaning of the root matay:
~ related to dying

Matay Words and Definitions:

Example words using the Filipino / Tagalog root "matay"

mamatáy : [verb] to die; to be dead   more... »
katayán : [noun] slaughterhouse   more... »
nakamámatáy : [adjective] deadly; fatal   more... »
kamatayan : [noun] death; doom   more... »
magpakamatáy : [verb] to commit suicide   more... »
pagkamatáy : [noun] death   more... »
ikamatáy : [verb] to cause death   more... »
mámamátay-tao : [noun] killer; murderer; assassin   more... »
parusang kamatayan : [noun] death penalty   more... »
pagpápakamatáy : [noun] suicide   more... »
mamatayán : [verb] to suffer the loss of someone (due to death)   more... »
mangamatáy : [verb] to be wiped out (die/be killed)   more... »

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