KAPATID

root word: patid
kapatid
sibling

kapatid
brother or sister

Ilan ang kapatid mo?

How many sibling do you have?

kapatid na babae

= babaeng kapatid
female sibling (sister)

kapatid na lalake
= lalakeng kapatid
male sibling (brother)

ate
older sister

kuya
older brother


kinakapatid
step-sibling, godsib, god-sibling

magkapatid
siblings

Magkapatid sila.
They are siblings.


kapatiran
fraternity, brotherhood

The Spanish-derived Filipino word for 'fraternity' is praternidad.