pang-ukol na ginagamit sa pagtukoy sa pangalan ng tao
This word is a preposition.
for, to, towards
The word kay is used in front of personal names.
Pakibigay mo ito kay Ana.
Please give this to Ana.
Itanong mo kay Kris.
It is used often in literary works such as in the poem Kay Inay.
Used in front of adjectives, the word kay is used to express admiration.
Kay laki naman.
Wow, how big.
Pronunciation: The word kay rhymes with may.
A related Tagalog word is kanino (to whom).
To whom did you give the book? To Peter?
The plural counterpart of kay is kina.