What is the word for Root in Tagalog?

Translation for word Root in Tagalog is : ugat

Definitions and Meaning of Root in Tagalog


  • the part of a plant that attaches it to the ground or to a support, typically underground, conveying water and nourishment to the rest of the plant via numerous branches and fibers.
  • the basic cause, source, or origin of something.
  • an act of rooting.
  • cause (a plant or cutting) to grow roots.


cacti have deep and spreading roots