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

Definition for the Tagalog word batas:

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[noun]  law; decree; act; regulation; rule

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

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Isáng taón nang ipinápatupád ang batás na nagbabawal sa catcalling.
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The anti-catcalling law has been in force for one year.
Sumunód tayo sa mga awtoridád at batás.
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Let's obey the authorities and laws.
Naníniwa kamí sa mga batás na umiral noón.
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We believe in laws that existed before.
Nahuli si Anne kasí hindî siyá sumunód sa batás trápikó.
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Anne got apprehended because she did not follow traffic rules.
Lahát tayo ay dapat sumunód sa batás.
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All of us must obey the law.
Ang batás ay dapat ipinápatupád.
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The law should be enforced.
Hindî lálagdaán ng pangulo ang pánukaláng batás sa diborsiyó.
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The president will not sign the proposed bill on divorce.
Dapat na magtamó ng pagkilala ang mga mabuting alagád ng batás
Good law enforcers should receive recognition.
Pangasiwaan ang negosyo nang naaayon sa batás
Manage the business in accordance with the law.
Mapápatigil lang natin ang pagpasá ng pánukaláng batás kapág nagkáisá tayo
We can only stop the passage of the bill if we unite.
Naituring siyáng mambabatas, pero waláng alám sa batás
He was considered a legislator, but knew nothing about the law.
Nakúkulóng ang taong waláng galang sa batás
A person who doesn't respect the law goes to jail.
Huwág lumabág sa mga batás ng Diyós
Don't violate God's laws.
Waláng kaparusaháng itinatakdâ ang batás tungkól dito
There's no punishment prescribed in the law about this.
Sino sa kanilá ang lumabág sa batás
Who among them broke the law?

User-submitted Example Sentences:
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Iyan ay labag sa batas.
Tatoeba Sentence #2808544 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
That's against the law.

Hindi ka makakasalungat sa batas ng kalikasan.
Tatoeba Sentence #746961 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You can't go against the laws of nature.

Marahil sa ibang sansinukob, ang mga batas pang-agham ay pawang iba na lahat sa ating perspektibo ay hindi pamilyar.
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Maybe in another universe, the physical laws are so different that everything from our point of view looks unfamiliar.

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How to pronounce batas:

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Salígang-Batásmambabataspánukálang-batásbatás-trapikóbatás militárbatasanisabatásmaisabatásalagád ng batáslaban sa batás
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