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

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".

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Example Sentences Available Icon Bata Example Sentences in Tagalog: (64)
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Ba pa siyá
He is still young.
Matalino ang ba
The child is smart.
Naglalarô ang mga ba
The children are playing.
Hinabol ng ba ang tu
The child chased the puppy.
Inampón ko ang ba
I adopted the child.
Humabol ang ba sa kaniyáng iná.
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The child ran after his mother.
Ang isáng mabuting ba ay sumúsunód sa magulang.
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A good child obeys his parents.
Dapat isugód agád sa klíniká ang isáng batáng mataás ang lagnát
A child with a high fever should be rushed to the clinic.
Huwág ninyóng isama ang ba.
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Don't take / bring the child along with you.
Diyós ko, sinásakál niyá ang ba!
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My God, he's strangling the kid!
Nakaapekto sa kalusugan ng mga ba ang kawalán ng bakuna
The absence of a vaccine affected the health of the children.
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.
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2:bata  Play audioSave to Flash Cards
[noun]  bathrobe; robe

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Related Filipino Words:
bataatabsísip-bakabataanbinakabababatang lansangannakabababumapagkaba
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