PAKO

Two meanings widely understood for the word pako.

pako
nail

martilyo at pako
hammer and nail

ipako
to nail

Ipako mo ito.
Nail this.

Ipako mo sa pader.
Nail it to the wall.

Ipinako ko sa pader.
I nailed it to the wall.

magpako ng tingin
pay close attention


pako
fern

dahon ng pako
fern leaves


Non-standard usage in texts:

pako = paako


The Tagalog word for fingernail or toenail is kuko.