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

Definition for the Tagalog word bigas:

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[noun]  uncooked rice; hulled rice grains

Root: bigas
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Bigas" is specifically "uncooked rice." For cooked rice, use "kanin" instead.

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This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Bigas Example Sentences in Tagalog: (7)
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Kailán ka magdádaán ng bigás?
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When will you bring rice?
Bumilí siyá ng bigás.
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She bought some uncooked rice.
Punuín mo ng bigás ang lalagyán.
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Fill the container with rice.
Hinúhulaang tátaás ang presyo ng bigás sa súsunód na mga linggó.
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It is predicted that the price of rice will increase in the coming weeks.
Nag-akyát akó ng 5 kilos ng bigás
I brought 5 kilos of uncooked rice upstairs.
Isampá mo ang sako ng bigás sa patungán
Put the sack of rice on the stand.
Ibinilí niyá ng bigás sa gróserí ang pamilya
He bought (uncooked) rice for the family from the grocery store.

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How to pronounce bigas:

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Related English Words:
riceuncooked riceraw ricehulled rice grainrice grain
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