BAHAY

 

bahay, n
house, home, residence

 

bahay ko
my house, my home

 

bahay namin, bahay natin
our house (ours, not yours), our house (yours and ours)

 

Nasa bahay si Marta.
Martha is at home.

 

kapitbahay
neighbor

 

kasambahay
housemate

 

pambahay
something used at home

 

Magkapitbahay kami.
We are neighbors.

 

bahay-bahayan
playing house

 

Nagbahay-bahayan ang mga bata.
The kids played house.

 

There is a famous Tagalog folk song with the title Bahay Kubo. The word kubo means 'hut' and the song is about a humble, plain house that's surrounded by a bountiful vegetable garden.