each, all, every

The Tagalog bawat is a contraction of the words bawa and at.
It used to be written as bawa't, but is now considered one word.

Bawa is an archaic Tagalog pronoun meaning each, all or every.

bawat isa
each one

bawat bata
each child

sa bawat wika
in every language

bawat oras
every hour

bawat saglit... kaligayahan
each moment... joy

bawat pangarap
each dream

The common Tagalog word for 'all' is lahat.

Naghihintay ang bawat lahat.
Everyone is waiting.

ang bawat lahat ng gusto mong sabihin
everything you want to say