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anak

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

Definition for the Tagalog word anak:


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[noun]  son or daughter; offspring; child; gender-less word to refer to one's child

Root: anak
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"anak" is the term to use for one's offspring, either "son" or "daughter," and is gender-less. When referring to a child not in the context of offspring (Ex: I saw a child on the street) use the term " batà " instead.

Example Sentences Available Icon Anak Example Sentences in Tagalog: (19)
May mga anák silá
They have children.
Nagkaroón ng trangkaso ang anák ko kahapon
My child got/had the flu yesterday.
Magtútulungán ang mag-asawa para sa ikabubuti ng kaniláng mga anák
The married couple will help one another for the good of their children.
Dáhan-dahang binuhat ng iná ang natutulog na anák
The mother gently carried the sleeping child.
Naglálakád na ba ang anák mo
Is your child toddling / walking already?
Tinítingnán ng iná ang anák niyáng natutulog
The mother is gazing at her sleeping child.
Anák ng lintík
Son of a gun! (expression of annoyance)
Ilán ang anák mo
How many children do you have?
Nagkaroón silá ng maraming anák
They had a number of children.
Inililipat niyá ang títuló ng lu sa anák niyá
He is transferring the land title to his child.
Sino ang tumítingín sa anák ninyó kapág nasa trabaho kayó
Who looks after you child when you're at work?
Noóng araw, hindî hináhayaan ng mga magulang na sagutín silá ng kaniláng mga anák
In the past, parents do not let their children talk back to them.
Alternate spelling(s):
nak
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.


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Related Filipino Words:
anák-dalitâináanákkamag-anakanák sa labásipanganákanák-anakananák na babaepanganganákkapanganakananák-tilik
Related English Words:
childsondaughteroffspringprogenychildren
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