KUMARE

also mare
 
kumare
close female friend
 
 
mga kumare ko
my close female friends
 
bahay ni kumareng Grace
house of my close friend Grace

Sabi ni mareng Winnie may darating na bagyo.
My friend Winnie says a typhoon is coming.

 
The more general Tagalog term for ‘friend’ is kaibigan.

 

kaibigang babae
female friend
 
matalik na kaibigan
close friend