Definition for the Tagalog word ate:
[noun] sister; elder sister; a woman older than the speaker; any female stranger
Ate Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
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Ang ate ko ang gumáganáp na iná sa aming magkakapatíd
My older sister fulfills the role of a mother to us siblings.
Gustó niyáng makalayà sa kontról ng kaniyáng ate
She longs for a life out from under her big sister's authority.
Naaasár akó sa tatló kong ate
I'm frustrated with my three big sisters.
Hinila ng batà 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
, atesAlternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.
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Related English Words:sisterelder sisterfemale stranger
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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