Tagalog | Words

Just some words I wanted to save to remember.

Link to a huge list of verbs and their proper tense affixes

word translation notes/example
baka maybe
yata I think so
alam ko I know
hwag let it not be No real direct translation. But basically you're saying you don't want this to happen, but in a nicer way (i think?)
alis leave
magtagal stay, linger
pwede cant
gusto want
hilig like a fondness of something
gawa do
kailangan need May kailangan mo? (you need something)
ayaw don't want
kasama with, companion
including a (person)
kasama siya (with him/her)
walang hiya no shame
luto cook magluluto ako (I will cook)
manonood to watch
panoorin to watch
ipakita telling someone to show something
para for para sa akin (for me)
tapos done tumapos ko (I'm done)
tatapos ako (I will finish)
Kumaliwa go left
kaliwa left
Kumanan go right
kanan right
kapatid sibling
kaibigan friend
bigay give
binigay gave
kabibigay gave
gamit use
malayo far
masyado much
sagot answer, reply
ayos alright, affirmational response
sige alright, affirmational response
mali mistake, wrong,
not right
tama enough, correct,
right
talo defeat, lost natalo ako sa laro (I lost the game)
ligaya happiness maligaya ko (I'm happy)
matutu learn
subukan try susubukan ko (I try)
ituloy continue, persue ituloy mo lang (just continue it)
guluhin confused naguluhan ko ng this at that (I confused this and that)
dumating come dumating ako sa bahay (I'm coming home)
salita word
sabihin tell Paano mo sabihin ang ... sa tagalog?
sinabi say
tapos done, then
init heat
mainit hot
mula (sa) from (place) magtatrabaho ko mula sa bahay (im working from home)
balita News Anong balita? (what's up/new?)
hintayin wait Pwede mo kita ba hintayin ko? (can you wait for me?)
sandali hang on, just a moment
ipinagmamalaki proud
umuwi return
sunduin fetch
maaga early
natagpuan found
tanong question
magtanong ask
tingnan look
humingi ask for Pwede ba humingi ng pabor mo? (Can I ask a favor from you?)
puro always, pure Puede ng puro Tagalog na Ang salita (We can always talk in Tagalog now) - or - Purong ginto (pure gold)
antok sleepy Inaantok ako (I'm sleepy)
pagod tiredness Mapagod ako (I'm sleepy)
mangyari happened - Present Tense
nagyari happened - Past Tense
mangyayari happened - Future Tense