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

Definition for the Tagalog word hindi:

hindî  Play audio #603Save to Flash Cards
[adverb]  no; not; don't; do not; didn't; did not; won't; will not; can't; cannot; isn't; is not; aren't

Root: hindi
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
Take note that the English word "no" can be translated either as the Filipino words "hindi" or "wala", but the two words are not interchangeable.
"Hindi" takes the meaning of no as in "not" or "don't" or "do/does not".
"Wala" takes the meaning of no as in "none" or "there is none" or indicating the absence of something.

So, in response to the question: "Do you have any coffee?," the correct response would be "Wala." "Hindi" would be incorrect.

Having two words to say the single English word "no" can often be tricky for English speakers to get used to.

Note: Sometimes, especially in casual text, "hindi" is abbreviated to " 'di ".

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Example Sentences Available Icon Hindi Example Sentences in Tagalog: (128)
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Hindî puwede
It can't be.
Hindî akó gutóm
I am not hungry.
Atake sa pu ang ikamámatáy ko kung hindî akó mag-iingat
I will be killed from a heart attack if I am not careful.
Hindî mo ba siyá tútulungan?
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Aren't you going to help him?
Parang hindî ya siyá kúkumpirmahín para sa posisyón.
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It looks like he won't be confirmed for the position.
Hindî ko maintindihán.
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I can't understand.
Sana hindî na maulit itó.
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I hope this does not happen again.
Hindî tayo makákapasok kasí nakakandado siyá.
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We won't be able to get in because it's locked / padlocked.
Hindî ka ba bababâ?
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Aren't you coming / getting down / alighting?
Nadídiskubré ng marami na hindî lahát ng kaibigan nilá ay mabuti.
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Many people discover that not all of their friends are good.
Bíbigyán mo ba akó o hindî?
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Are you going to give it to me or not?
Hindî pa ba bumabangon ang tatay mo?
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Hasn't your dad gotten out of bed yet?
Binábaríl siyá pero hindî siyá tamaan.
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They were shooting at him, but they couldn't hit him.
Hindî na lálahók sa subasta ang aming kompanyá
Our company will no longer participate in the auction.
Hindî inaprubahán ni Popoy ang programa.
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Popoy did not approve the program.
Alternate spelling(s):
hndi, di, 'di, de, hinde, ndi, deins, dehins, dehin, hnd, indi, hhindi
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce hindi:

Play audio #603
Markup Code:
[rec:603]Play audio #880
Markup Code:
[rec: 880]
Related Filipino Words:
edíhindí namánkundîhindí bahindíng-hindí'di ngâ?humindîni hindîdehinsdiya
Related English Words:
nonotdon'twon'tdidn'taren'tisn'tdo notdid notwill notcan'tcannotis notdoesn't
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