pag-

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Cebuano[edit]

Prefix[edit]

pag-

  1. used to form nouns meaning "the action of (a verb)" or "the result of (a verb)"

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paʀ. Cognate of Malay per- and Indonesian per-.

Prefix[edit]

pag-

  1. Used to form verbal nouns from verbs prefixed with mag- or prefixed/infixed with um-/-um-: the result of the action of the verb root:
    pag- + gawa (make) = paggawa (making)