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

Definition for the Tagalog word ate:

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[noun]  sister; elder sister; a woman older than the speaker; any female stranger

Root: ate
Example Sentences Available Icon Ate Example Sentences in Tagalog: (2)
Hinila ng ba ang buhók ng ate niyá
The child pulled the hair of her elder sister.
Gabí na hindî pa umuuwî ang ate mo
It's already late/evening but your elder sister isn't home yet.
Alternate spelling(s):
teh, te, ati, atche, atse
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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Related English Words:
sisterelder sisterfemale stranger
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