NASA

There are at least two meanings for this Tagalog word.


nasa
in, at
(preposition describing a location)


nasa langit
in heaven

nasa bahay
at home

nasa puso ko
in my heart

nasa Maynila
in Manila

Nasa Pilipinas ang pamilya ko.
My family's in the Philippines.


The question word for asking the location of something is Nasaan.

Nasaan ang kotse?
Where's the car?

Nasa bakanteng lote.
It's in a vacant lot.



As a noun, the word nasa means a wish or desire.
 It is frequently seen in conjugated form.

pagnanasa
yearning

nasain
to desire something