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

Definition for the Tagalog word ay:

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is; are; am
*Note: inversion marker

Root: ay
Example Sentences Available Icon Ay Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
Ang estudyante ay matalino
The student is smart.
Huwág kang mag-akalang akó ay mayaman
Don't get the wrong idea that I'm rich.
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.
Ang batás ay dapat ipinápatupád
The law should be enforced.
Silá ba ay mag-asawa
Are they a husband and wife? / Are they a married couple?
Ang kasama ni John sa restaurant ay si Mary. 
John's companion at the restaurant is Mary. / The companion of John at the restaurant is Mary.
Ikáw ba ay handâ na
Are you ready now?
Siyá ay mabaít
She is nice.
Siyá ay "gumagamit". 
He is a "user" (of drugs).
Ang pera ay hindî hinihingî lang
Money is not something you simply ask for.
Ang mga taong may kapansanan ay hindî dapat pinagtátawanán
People who are disabled should not be laughed at.
Ang natapong tubig na galing sa baso ay dagliang sinipsíp ng tuyóng lu
The water that spilled from the glass was instantly absorbed by the dry soil.

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isareaminversioninversion marker
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