Definition for the Tagalog word kaya:
[conjunction] that's why; so; as a result; consequently; hence; the reason why; therefore
[enclitic] I wonder if; do you suppose; perhaps
[idiom] used idiomatically to express doubt, question or surprise
Kaya Example Sentences in Tagalog: (65)
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Íiskór pa kayâ ang kaniláng koponán
Will their team still score?
Kumakanâ siyá kayâ siyá nananalo
She does her best that's why she wins.
Kailán kayâ bababâ ang presyo ng langís
I wonder when the price of oil would roll back.
Anó kayâ ang madídiskubré mo sa súsunód na linggó
What will you discover next week?
Hindî nanlabán si
Rina kayâ hindî siyá nasaktán
Rina didn't fight back so she wasn't hurt.
Would they still be able to make it in time?
Magpápatuloy kayâ ang imbestigasyón
Will the investigation continue?
Makákamít ko kayâ ang hilíng kong kapayapaan ng isip
Will I ever receive my wish for peace of mind?
Paras kayâ nanalo kamí
Paras performed well that's why we won.
Sino kayâ sa kanilá ang mananalo
I wonder who between / among them will win.
Magkano kayâ ang tinátanggáp niyáng suweldo
I wonder how much salary he is receiving.
Hindî kayâ magtaká ang tatay mo
Wouldn't your father wonder why?
Mauuwî kayâ sa hiwalayan ang away niná
Will Farrah and Garry break up after their fight?
Ilúlunsád kayâ nilá ang aklát
Will they launch the book?
Sinakál niyá akó kayâ lumaban akó
He choked me so I fought back.
Alternate spelling(s): kaya't
, kayayAlternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.
Words spelled the same with a different pronunciation, stress, or definition:
[adjective] can; capable; able; able to afford; afford to
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How to pronounce kaya:
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Related Filipino Words:kayakayaninmakayakakayahánkayá palámakayanankáyang-kayao kayá'ykayá langmay-kaya
Related English Words:wonderi wonderi wonder ifsupposedo you supposedo you thinkreason whythe reason whyreasonthe reasonthereforethat's whyperhapsconsequently
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