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

Definition for the Tagalog word ilan:

ilán  Play audio #288Save to Flash Cards
[question word]  how many; a few; a number of; several; some; certain

Root: ilan
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Ilan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (46)
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Iláng taón ka nang nagtátrabaho dito?
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How many years have you been working here?
Iláng tao ang nagtrabaho para itayô ang gusa?
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How many people worked to construct the building?
Iláng oras ka nanónoód ng TV gabi-gabí?
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How many hours do you spend watching TV every night?
Ilán ang napi sa kanilá?
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How many were chosen from among them?
Gustó kong masiguro kung ilán ang dádatíng.
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I want to make sure how many will come.
Ilán ang nakikita mong bituín?
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How many stars do you see?
Umaabot sa mga ilán kayó sa opisina?
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You're about how many in the office?
Ilán lang ang nasagót mo sa exam?
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How many were you able to answer in the exam?
Ilán ang binilí ng babae?
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How many did the woman buy?
Ilán ang humabol sa mágnanakaw?
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How many chased the thief?
Iláng taón kang nagtrabaho sa Dubai?
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How many years did you work in Dubai?
Pinagsasama ng pintór ang ilán sa mga disenyong itó
The painter combines several of these designs.
Maghintáy ka ng iláng taón para matamó ang pagkilalang ináasám mo
Wait for several years to gain the recognition you aspire for.
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?

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How to pronounce ilan:

Play audio #288
Markup Code:
Related Filipino Words:
mangilán-ngiláníilánkailanánnakailánmakailánhindî iilánTig-ilán?mag-ilán
Related English Words:
a number ofhow manyfewa fewseveralsomecertain
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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