MARALITA

root word: dalita

dalita
extreme poverty
 

maralita
indigent
 

ang mga maralita
the extremely poor


Lumolobo ang bilang ng mga maralita sa Pilipinas.
The number of the extremely poor in the Philippines is ballooning.
 
 
maralitang taga-lungsod
urban poor


karalitaan
misery, poverty


The more common Tagalog word for 'poor' is mahirap,
which also means 'difficult.'

 

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