MALAS

Spanish-derived word

malas

bad luck, unlucky

kamalasan
bad luck


Ang kasalungat ng malas ay suwerte.
The opposite of bad luck is good luck.




native Tagalog word

malas
intent look


malasin
to observe, look intently at

ipamalas
to show, prove one's ability

Ipamalas mo ang iyong galing.
Show off your talent.
= Let your talent be seen.