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kilala

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

Definition for the Tagalog word kilala:


kilala  Play audio #26892Save to Flash Cards
[pseudo-verb]  know a person

Root: kilala
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Kilala Example Sentences in Tagalog: (7)
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Magpanggáp kang hindî mo akó kilala
Pretend you don't know me.
Hindî mo mahahanap ang sarili kung hindî mo kilalá ang sarili
You won't find yourself if you don't know who you are.
Hindî ko siyá kákawayán dahil hindî ko siyá kilala
I won't wave at him because I don't know him.
Hindî ko siyá kilala, pero kinawayán niyá akó
I didn't know him, but he waved at me.
Iláng akó sa mga taong hindî ko kilala
I'm uneasy with people I don't know.
Hindî ko kilala ang isáng miyembro nilá
I don't know one of their members.
Hindî ko kilala yung taong itinutu mo
I don't know that person you're pointing at.

User-submitted Example Sentences (11):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Kilala mo sya?
Tatoeba Sentence #5300898 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Do you know who he is?


Kilala mo ba siya?
Tatoeba Sentence #1669526 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Did you know him?


Kilala ko siyang mabuti.
Tatoeba Sentence #1677544 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know him very well.


Madaming kakilala si Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #4309014 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom knows a lot of people.


Kilala ninyo ang isa't isa?
Tatoeba Sentence #3189568 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Do you know each other?


Talagang maraming tao'y kilala siya.
Tatoeba Sentence #2103142 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Very many people know him.


Kilala ng maraming tao ang mukha niya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1933215 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
His face is known to many people.


Ikaw ay magpanggap na hindi mo ako kilala.
Tatoeba Sentence #4444029 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Just pretend you don't know me.


Hindi mo kilala ang mga kapitbahay mo, 'diba?
Tatoeba Sentence #3546525 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You don't know your neighbors, do you?


Umarte si Tomas na parang di niya kilala si Maria.
Tatoeba Sentence #1643270 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom acted like he didn't know Mary.


Pasensya na, hindi ako nagpapasok ng mga taong hindi ko kilala.
Tatoeba Sentence #3061569 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm sorry, I don't let in people I don't know.


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Alternate spelling(s):
kakilala
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

Related Words:
Words spelled the same with a different pronunciation, stress, or definition:
2:kilalá  Play audio #5783Save to Flash Cards
[adjective]  well-known; known; famous; knowing a person; familiar


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How to pronounce kilala:

KILALA AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #26892
Markup Code:
[rec:26892]
Related Filipino Words:
kilalápagkákakilanlánmakilalakilalaninipakilalakumilalapagpapakilalapagkilalakakilalamakipagkilala
Related English Words:
know a personknowknow someone
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