NANAY

ina, inang

nanay
Mom, mommy

Araw ng Mga Ina = Araw ng Mga Nanay
Day of Mothers = Mothers’ Day = Mother’s Day

ang nanay ko
my Mom

ang aking nanay
my Mom

nanay at tatay
mommy and daddy

Kamusta ang nanay mo?
How’s your mother?

Ako ba ang nanay mo?
Am I your Mommy?

This word is shortened to Nay, when addressing your Momma.

Nay, kumain na po ba kayo?
Mom, have you eaten?

Remember to use the respectful word po with your nanay!

Another Tagalog word for ‘Mom’ is Inay.

The formal word for ‘mother’ in Tagalog is ina.

Slang words: mudra, madir, moodra, madear