BAWAT (BAWA'T)

bawat
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