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

Definition for the Tagalog word bata:

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[noun]  child; kid; youth
[adjective]  young

Root: bata
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Bata" is a term for child, however when discussing a child in terms of "someone's child", one should use the term "anak" instead. "Anak" is a genderless term for "son" or "daughter". For example: "I saw a child on the street" would use the term "bata". However, "This is my child" should use the term "anak".

Example Sentences Available Icon Bata Example Sentences in Tagalog: (56)
Binabasâ ng ba ang sapatos niyá
The child is getting his shoes wet.
Nilarô ng ba ang manyi
The child played with the doll.
Nabúbuksán na ng ba ang pintô
The child can already open the door.
Tumayô ang ba sa ibabaw ng mesa
The child stood on top of the table.
Humabol ang ba sa kaniyáng iná
The child ran after his mother.
Ayoko nang tinatrato akó na parang isáng ba
I don't want to be treated like a child.
Hindî matigil ang iyák ng ba
The child's crying would not stop.
Ang isáng mabuting ba ay sumúsunód sa magulang
A good child obeys his parents.
Niyayakap ng ba ang bintî ng tatay niyá
The child is hugging the leg of her father.
Hinabol ng ba ang tu
The child chased the puppy.
Huwág mong takutin ang ba
Don't frighten the child.
Nanginíg ang ba sa takot
The child shuddered in fear.
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[noun]  bathrobe; robe

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Related Filipino Words:
bataísip-baatabskabataankabababinabatang lansangannakababapagkababáhay-ba
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