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

Definition for the Tagalog word binibini:

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[noun]  Miss; young woman; young lady

Root: binibini
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Binibini" is just a formal term nowadays. You will rarely hear it used in ordinary conversations, except perhaps in poetry or song or when referring to contestants in beauty contests. That's because it is the word used for the "Miss" title. "Miss Philippines" is called "Binibining Pilipinas".

A married woman is called "ginang". "Mrs. Jones" would be "Ginang Jones". "Ginoó" is the word for "gentleman", whether married or not. When used as a title, it becomes "ginoóng". "Mr. Jones" and "Mr. Philippines" would be "Ginoóng Jones" and "Ginoóng Pilipinas", respectively.

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Alternate spelling(s):
Bb, Bb., B.b.
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce binibini:

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Related English Words:
young ladymissunmarried womanunmarried lady
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