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alam

Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word alam.

Definition for the Tagalog word alam:


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[adjective]  know; known; familiar; revealed; aware; conscious
[noun]  knowledge; something known

Root: alam
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
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.

Example Sentences Available Icon Alam Example Sentences in Tagalog: (31)
Aka 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 James. 
I don't know if James has arrived.
Hindî ko alám kung anó ang tinutukoy mo
I don't know what you're referring to.
Itanóng mo kay John at baka 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 mo ba kung sinong nagsumbóng sa iyó
Do you know who told on you? / Do you know who tattled on you?
Alám kong si Liza ang pagmúmulán ng kaguluhan
I know that Liza will be the source of chaos.
Alám mo bang kantahín ang "Happy Birthday" sa Tagalog
Do you know how to sing "Happy Birthday" in Tagalog?
Alám mo bang sagutín itó
Would you know how to answer this?
Alám mo bang tugtugín ang Chopsticks sa piano? 
Do you know how to play Chopsticks on the piano?
Alám ko
I know.
Alám ko na kung sino silá
I already know who they are.
Alternate spelling(s):
lm, elam
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.


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Related Filipino Words:
malamanalamínwaláng pakéWalá kang pakialám!Anóng pakí mo?!pakialamánpakialámpakéalám kohindí ko alám
Related English Words:
consciousawareknowledgeknownknowrevealedsomething knownfamiliar
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