Definition for the Tagalog word alam:
[adjective] know; known; familiar; revealed; aware; conscious
[noun] knowledge; something known
Alám is used to indicate one knows a fact or piece of information. Marunong on the other hand is used to indicate one knows how to do something.
Alam Example Sentences in Tagalog: (43)
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Amanda na walâ siyáng alám sa pangyayari
Amanda clarified that she had no idea about the event.
Itanóng mo kay
John at bakâ alám niyá
Ask John as he might know it.
Hindî ko alám ang isásagót ko sa iyó
I don't know what answer to give you.
Alám kong mahirap labanan ang galit
I know that anger is hard to resist.
Alám mo ba kung sinong nagsumbóng sa iyó
Do you know who told on you? / Do you know who tattled on you?
Tiyakín mong alám mo ang sinasabi mo
Make sure that you know what you're talking about.
Hindî alám ng mga polítikó na maitatalâ sa kasaysayan ang ginawâ nilá
The politicians have no idea that their actions will be written in history.
Alám mo bang sagutín itó
Would you know how to answer this?
Hindî ko alám na idinaos na palá ang kasál nilá
I didn't know they got married.
Hindî ko alám kung sino ang tatapos nitó
I don't know who will finish this.
Alám kong mahirap taluhin si
I know that it's difficult to defeat Ariella.
Kung alám niyá
, bakit hindî niyá pinípigilan itó
If she knows, why doesn't she prevent it?
Alám mo bang tugtugín ang
Do you know how to play Chopsticks on the piano?
Akalà ko bibisita lang si
Ann sa kapatíd niyá sa
America. Hindî ko alám na tuluyan na palá siyáng doón títirá
I thought Ann was just going to visit her sibling in America. I did not know that she would already live there eventually.
Hindî ko alám kung dumatíng na si
I don't know if James has arrived.
Alternate spelling(s): lm
, elamAlternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.
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Related Filipino Words:malamanwaláng pakéWalá kang pakialám!alamínpakialamánhindí ko alámpakialámalám kokinalamanAnóng pakí mo?!
Related English Words:consciousawareknowledgeknownknowrevealedsomething knownfamiliar
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