LAWAK

lawak
expanse, extent, area


malawak
extensive, vast, immense, with a wide range

malawak na lupain
extensive lands


kalawakan
space, especially referring to outer space


lumawak
to expand, to spread


palawakin
to expand even more


Ano ang kalawakan?
What is space?

Ito ay espasyo sa labas ng grabedad ng daigdig at sa pagitan ng mga planeta at buwan.
It is space outside the Earth's gravity and is between the planets and the moon.


The Spanish-derived Filipino word for 'space' is espasyo. This usually refers to a smaller area of space than kalawakan.