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kasi

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

Definition for the Tagalog word kasi:


kasí  Play audio #2103Save to Flash Cards
[enclitic]  because; because of

Root: kasi
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Example Sentences Available Icon Kasi Example Sentences in Tagalog: (63)
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Hindî tayo makákapasok kasí nakakandado siyá.
Play audio #29765 Play audio #29766
 
We won't be able to get in because it's locked / padlocked.
Lakasán mo kasí hindî ka niyá madídiníg / maririníg
Make it louder because otherwise, he won't be able to hear you.
Dinalhán ko ng regalo si Kate kasí kaarawán niyá
I brought a gift to Kate because it's her birthday.
Taksíl siyá kasí sa kalaban siyá kumampí
He is a traitor because he sided with the enemy.
Batiin mo John kasí kaarawán niyá ngayón
Greet John because it's his birthday today.
Púpuntá kamí sa mall kasí makíkipagkita kamí kay Tony. 
We are going to the mall because we will meet up with Tony.
Bakâ patáy na yung dagâ kasí hindî na siyá gumágaláw
Maybe the rat is already dead because it is not moving anymore.
Dapat matuwâ ka kasí nakapasá ka sa Algebra. 
You should be thrilled because you passed Algebra.
Tinanggihán ko yung ice cream kasí busóg na akó
I passed up the ice cream because I was already full.
Hindî kitá kayang tanggihán kasí mahál kitá
I can't say no to you because I love you.
Hindî makabilí si Tom ng bisikleta kasí kulang ang pera niyá
Tom couldn't buy a bicycle because he does not have enough money.
Nanatili siyáng dalaga kasí takot siyáng magpakasál
She remained single because she's afraid to get married.
Galing akó sa embassy kasí pinatatakán ko ang passport ko
I came from the embassy because I had my passport stamped.
Pinagtawanán ang mang-aawit kasí desintunado siyá
They laughed at the singer because she was out of tune.
Papuntá akó sa embassy kasí magpapataták akó ng passport ko
I am on my way to the embassy because I am going to have my passport stamped.
Alternate spelling(s):
kc, kase, kse, ksi, kce, kci
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.


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How to pronounce kasi:

KASI AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #2103
Markup Code:
[rec:2103]
Related English Words:
becausebecause of
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
kasing
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