The Tagalog word pala has many different meanings.
So it’s you!
So it turns out you’re a woman.
With the stress on the first syllable, the Spanish-derived pala refers to a spade.
to be blessed
Pagpalain ka ng Diyos.
May God bless you.
It turns out God was using you to bless me.
has the habit of laughing all the time
Palangiti ang mga Pinoy.
Filipinos are always smiling.
Palabigay ang nanay nila.
Their mother is a giver.
There are many other meanings for the Tagalog word pala.