PALIPARAN

root word: lipad (to fly)

paliparan
airport


Lumapag ang eroplano sa paliparan.
The airplane landed at the airport.


Paliparang Pandaigdig ng Look ng Subic
Subic Bay International Airport


In Tagalog, a paliparan literally means a place where things take off in flight, where things fly.

Most Filipinos simply use the English word 'airport.' 


Sinong susundo sa iyo sa airport?
Who'll be picking you up at the airport?