MAHAPDI

root word: hapdi

hapdi
stinging pain

humapdi
to sting (in pain)

mahapdi
very painful, prickly

mahapdi ang bituka
hungry (the gut is hurting)

mahapdi ang likod
back is sharply hurting
have a sore back
(feels raw)

The general Tagalog word for “painful” is masakit.


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