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bakla

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

Definition for the Tagalog word bakla:


baklâ  Play audio #8316Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  gay man; homosexual person; fag
[adjective]  gay (homosexual); effeminate

Root: bakla
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Bakla Example Sentence in Tagalog:
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Naglálabasan na sa kloseta ang mga baklâ
Gay people are now coming out of the closet.

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Bakla ka ba?
Tatoeba Sentence #2800237 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Are you gay?


Ako ay bakla.
Tatoeba Sentence #2800234 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm gay.


May kapitbahay ako na isang bakla.
Tatoeba Sentence #2800235 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I have a gay neighbor.


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Related Words:
Words spelled the same with a different pronunciation, stress, or definition:
2:baklá  Play audio #15121Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  amazement; anxiety


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How to pronounce bakla:

BAKLA AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #8316
Markup Code:
[rec:8316]
Related Filipino Words:
baklámabaklâbaklahín
Related English Words:
gayhomosexualeffeminategay persongay manfag
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
baklang
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