Tagalog Numbers 11 – 20

The Tagalog word for ‘number’ is bilang. The Filipino word is numero.

Labing-isa, labing-dalawa, labing-tatlo

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Numbers in Tagalog

The native Tagalog word for ‘number’ is bilang and the Spanish word also commonly used by Filipinos is numero.

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Spanish Numbers in Tagalog

Tagalog numbers can be a mouthful, even for Filipinos. Compare:

dalawampu’t dalawa (7 syllables)
bente-dos (3 syllables)

There are many situations where Filipinos prefer to use Spanish-derived numbers. The most common are when saying one’s age and telling time. Continue reading “Spanish Numbers in Tagalog”

ANGAW

Native Tagalog word for “million.” Very obscure. Rarely used.

The more widely used Filipino word for “million” is the Spanish-derived milyon.

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BAHAGDAN

bahagi (part) + daan (hundred)

bahagdan
percent

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Easy Tagalog Quiz: Numbers

Give the Tagalog for the following numbers.
Click to check if you’re right.

six

nine

ten

one

four

five

two

seven

eight

three

Tagalog Numbers 31 – 100

The Tagalog words for ‘number’ are bilang and numero.

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Take a Basic Tagalog Quiz!

Do you know the Tagalog translation for these English numbers?

one

two

three

five

ten

Do you know the English translation for these Tagalog numbers?

pito

apat

walo

siyam

anim