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

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.

String frequency indicator:

This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Anak Example Sentences in Tagalog: (47)
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Nagkaroón ng trangkaso ang anák ko kahapon.
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My child got/had the flu yesterday.
Dáhan-dahang binuhat ng iná ang natutulog na anák.
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The mother gently carried the sleeping child.
Kailangang mabatíd ng magulang ang kalagayan ng anák nilá sa páaralán.
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The parents need to know the situation of their child in school.
Naglálakád na ba ang anák mo?
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Is your child toddling / walking already?
Tinítingnán ng iná ang anák niyáng natutulog.
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The mother is gazing at her sleeping child.
Púpunuín nilá ng sikát na mga artista ang kaarawán ng anák nilá.
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They will fill their daughter's birthday celebration with famous celebrities.
Iníimbitahán kitáng dumaló sa binyág ng anák ko.
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I'm inviting you to attend my son's christening.
Magpápakamatáy siyá kapág hindî niyá nakita ang anák niyá.
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She would commit suicide if she didn't see her son.
Hanggáng saán ang dapat kong ipangambá kapág nilagnát ang anák ko
How worried do I need to be if my child has a fever?
Dinádaluhán ba ni Bogs ang mga larô ng anák niyá
Does Bogs attend his son's games?
May mga anák silá
They have children.
Dádaló ang lahát sa binyág ng bunsóng anák ni April. 
Everyone will attend the baptism of April's youngest child.
Waláng magbábantáy ng anák ko
No one will look after my daughter
Magtútulungán ang mag-asawa para sa ikabubuti ng kaniláng mga anák
The married couple will help one another for the good of their children.
Pahintulutan ang mga anák na matutong magsarili
Allow the children to learn to be independent.
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How to pronounce anak:

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Related Filipino Words:
ináanákanák-dalitâkamag-anakanák-anakanipanganákanák sa labásbonákbágong-panganákkapanganakananakán
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