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

Definition for the Tagalog word ay:


ay  Play audio #2150Save to Flash Cards
is; are; am
*Note: inversion marker

Root: ay
String frequency indicator:

This string is used much more frequently in formal content than casual content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Ay Example Sentences in Tagalog: (26)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Ang estudyante ay matalino
The student is smart.
Ang bote ay maaaring maglamán ng isáng litrong tubig.
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The bottle can contain one liter of water.
Ang batás ay dapat ipinápatupád.
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The law should be enforced.
Nadídiskubré ng marami na hindî lahát ng kaibigan nilá ay mabuti.
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Many people discover that not all of their friends are good.
Natuklasán mo ba kung siyá ay nagkasala?
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Did you find out if he was at fault?
Siyá ay "gumagamit".
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He is a "user" (of drugs).
Ang estudyante ko ay nakatanggáp ng pagkilala mulâ sa lupon ng mga rehente
The student received a recognition from the board of regents.
Ang ha ng lubid ay dalawáng talampakan at tatlóng pulgada
The length of the rope is two feet and three inches.
Huwág kang mag-akalang akó ay mayaman
Don't get the wrong idea that I'm rich.
Ang nag-iingat ng kaniláng bibíg ay nag-iingat ng kaniláng káluluwá
Those guarding their mouth are keeping their soul.
Ang sombrero ay para sa ulo
A hat is for the head.
At nang tingnáng mabuti ni John ang palasyo, itó ay sadyáng napakalakí at nápakagandá
And when John looked at the palace, it was especially large and very beautiful.
Ang dalawáng batang nag-aaway ay ayaw magpasawáy sa kaibigan nilá
The two kids fighting would not heed the admonishment/urging of their friend to stop.
Silá ba ay mag-asawa
Are they a husband and wife? / Are they a married couple?
Sana ay mas nanlabán pa akó sa kaniyá
I should have tried harder to fight him off.

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How to pronounce ay:

AY AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #2150
Markup Code:
[rec:2150]
Related Filipino Words:
Ay!
Related English Words:
isareaminversioninversion marker
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