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baka

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

Definition for the Tagalog word baka:


bakâ  Play audio #27296Save to Flash Cards
[adverb]  perhaps; maybe; might; possible; possibly; lest

Root: baka
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This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Baka Example Sentences in Tagalog: (55)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Magdalá tayo ng payong at bakâ umulán.
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Let's bring an umbrella as it might rain.
Sumakáy ka na at bakâ umalís na ang bus.
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Get on now as the bus might already leave.
Ingatan mo at bakâ masi.
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Handle it carefully as it might break.
Mag-ingat ka at bakâ ka mádulas.
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Be careful as you might slip.
Bakâ may magustuhán ka sa mga itó.
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You might like something from among these.
Bakâ ka mabiglâ sa sasabihin ko.
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You might be surprised / shocked with what I'm about to tell you.
Baká sa akin mapuntá ang mana.
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Maybe you'll get the inheritance.
Itanóng mo kay John at bakâ alám niyá.
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Ask John as he might know it.
Bakâ makalimutan mong sa Linggó ang birthday ni Alice.
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You might forget that this Sunday is Alice's birthday.
Bakâ akó ang masisi niyán.
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I might get blamed for it.
Mag-ingat ka at bakâ ka mahuli.
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Be careful as you might get caught / apprehended.
Ingat lang, bakâ masugatan mo ang pu niyá.
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Just be careful, you may break his heart.
Bakâ patáy na yung dagâ kasí hindî na siyá gumágaláw.
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Maybe the rat is already dead because it is not moving anymore.
Huwág mong pilitin at bakâ masi.
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Don't force it as it might break.
Bakâ hindî tayo makasakáy sa bus.
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We might not be able to ride the bus.

User-submitted Example Sentences (14):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Baka, baka.
Tatoeba Sentence #1915785 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Could be, could be.


Baka, baka.
Tatoeba Sentence #1915785 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Could be, could be.


Baka mamatay si Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #7487660 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom might die.


Baka matulungan ka ni Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #4508959 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Perhaps Tom can help you.


Baka pumutok na ang bulkan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1912834 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The volcano may erupt at any moment.


Baka totoo ang istorya niya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1889367 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
His story may be true.


Baka magyelo sa susunod na linggo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1677970 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It may freeze next week.


Baka lumabas ako kung tumila na ang ulan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1607442 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I may go out if the rain lets up.


Baka may nagkamaling kumuha ng payong ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #1720238 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Someone must have taken my umbrella by mistake.


Baka makikita natin ang mga pugad ng ibon.
Tatoeba Sentence #1955563 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We may be able to see birds' nests.


Basta kumain ka ng anuman kung baka sakali.
Tatoeba Sentence #1610996 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Have something to eat just in case.


Baka talagang bata siya noong sinulat niya ang tulang ito.
Tatoeba Sentence #1837458 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She must have been very young when she wrote this poem.


Sabi niya sa akin na baka papuntang Nara siya sa susunod na buwan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1711863 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He told me that he would visit Nara next month.


Baka mas malusog kumain ng papkorn kaysa sa kumain ng poteyto tsip.
Tatoeba Sentence #1889422 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It's probably healthier to eat popcorn than it is to eat potato chips.


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Alternate spelling(s):
bka
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How to pronounce baka:

BAKA AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #27296
Markup Code:
[rec:27296]
Related Filipino Words:
bakapakikibakabakahánkarnéng-bakapagbaka
Related English Words:
maybelestperhapspossiblepossibly
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