Very Short Tagalog Words

At this time, short Tagalog words consisting of just two letters (for example: pa, na, ka…) do not appear in our search results. For many of those, we have created short urls to make them easy for you to find.

ONE LETTER WORDS

do

TWO-LETTER WORDS

aqat, ay, ba, bb, bkka, keko, di, ggha, ho, ipaloma, monani, ngno, nuqopa, pipo, rp, sa, sito, uy, yo

d5 / De5 = DeLima / Senator De Lima

D30 / DU30 / PDU30 = President Duterte

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March in Tagalog

The Filipino word Marso comes from the Spanish word marzo.

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Say “Good Luck” in Tagalog

Most Filipinos actually use the English phrase “Good Luck.”  The following Taglish phrase is a common way of wishing a friend good luck:

Gud lak sa ‘yo.
Good luck to you.

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‘How Old Are You?’ in Tagalog

The Filipino word for ‘age’ is edad.

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List of Holiday Greetings

Manigong Bagong Taon!
Prosperous New Year!
= Happy New Year!

Maligayang Pasko!

Merry Christmas!

Maligayang Araw ng Mga Puso!
Happy Day of Hearts!
Happy Valentine’s Day!

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Tagalog Greetings for Holidays & Special Occasions

The Tagalog word for ‘greeting’ is bati.

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April in Tagalog

From the Spanish abril

Abril
= April

buwan ng Abril
month of April

tanga
stupid / a fool

mga tanga
fools

Araw ng Mga Tanga
April Fools’ Day

Araw ng Manloloko at Nagpapaloko
Day of Pranksters and Fools

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Vocabulary List: Politics & Government

pulitika
politics

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