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.




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

= April

buwan ng Abril
month of April

stupid / a fool

mga tanga

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


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