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ilan

Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word ilan.

Definition for the Tagalog word ilan:


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[question word]  how many; a few; several; some; certain

Root: ilan
Example Sentences Available Icon Ilan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (27)
Iláng beses nangánganák ang aso mo sa isáng taón
How many times does your dog have puppies in a year?
Kung bawasan ang sampû ng limá, ilán ang maiiwan
If we take five away from ten, how many will be left?
Hulaan mo kung iláng taón na si Bob. 
Guess how old Bob is.
Ilán sa mga sagót mo sa exam ang tuma
How many of your answers in the exam were correct?
Iláng oras ka nanónoód ng TV gabi-gabí
How many hours do you spend watching TV every night?
Ilán ang napi sa kanilá
How many were chosen from among them?
Ilán ang kapatíd mo
How many siblings do you have?
Ilán ang nakikita mong bituín
How many stars do you see?
Ilán ang anák mo
How many children do you have?
Umaabot sa mga ilán kayó sa opisina
You're about how many in the office?
Iláng taón ka na
How old are you?
Gustó ng iláng tao ang klima roón
Some people like the climate there.
Ilán lang ang nasagót mo sa exam? 
How many were you able to answer in the exam?
Ilán ang binilí ng babae
How many did the woman buy?
Iláng taón ka títirá sa America. 
How many years will you reside in America?
Ilán ang pumasá sa exam? 
How many passed the exam?
Ilán ang humabol sa mágnanakaw
How many chased the thief?
Iláng taón kang nagtrabaho sa Dubai? 
How many years did you work in Dubai?
Iláng beses ko nang napuntahán ang Grand Canyon. 
I have been to the Grand Canyon a number of times already.
Kung bábawasan ang waló ng tatló, ilán ang mátitirá
If eight will be reduced by three, how many will be left?
Makalipas ang iláng taón, umangát ang kaniláng pamumuhay
After some years, their standard of living improved.
Iláng beses na kitáng tinátawagan pero hindî ka sumásagót
I've been phoning you a number of times already but you don't answer.
Iláng araw ang itinigil ni Vince dito
For how many days did Vince lodge here?
Iláng beses ka na nakagawâ ng kantá
How many times have you composed a song?
Nagbakasyón si Maria sa Amérika pero iláng araw pa lang ang nakákalipas umuwî na siyá
Maria went to America for vacation but just after a few days she already came back home.
Iláng beses na kitáng pinatatawad pero inuulit mo pa rin
I have already forgiven you a number of times yet you still do it again.
Hindî ko alám ang sagót sa iláng tanóng sa test kayâ hinulaan ko na lang
I did not know the answers to some of the test questions so I just guessed them.

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How to pronounce ilan:

ILAN AUDIO CLIP:
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Related Filipino Words:
kailanáníilánmangilán-ngilánhindî iilánTig-ilán?mag-ilánmakailán
Related English Words:
how manyfewa fewseveralsomecertain
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
ilang
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