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

Definition for the Tagalog word kilala:

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[adjective]  well-known; known; famous; knowing a person; familiar

Root: kilala
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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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Nagmulâ sa kilaláng pamilya si Leon.
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Leon was from a well-known family.
Kilalá ko ang nagbábantáy sa kaniyá
I know who's looking after her.
Kilalá mo ba siyá
Do you know him / her?
Hindî ko kilalá ang mga naháhalál para sa posisyón
I don't know who are elected for the position.
Gustó kong makapagtrabaho sa kilaláng kompanyá
I want to work at a well-known company.
May kilalá ka bang nagbebenta ng kotseng second-hand?
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Would you know of anyone who's selling a second-hand car?
Magtátanóng lang pô kung may kilala kayóng Alice dito.
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I just would like to ask, sir, if you know of an Alice who lives around here.
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Words spelled the same with a different pronunciation, stress, or definition:
2:kilala  Play audio #26892Save to Flash Cards
[pseudo-verb]  know a person

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How to pronounce kilala:

Play audio #5783
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Related English Words:
knowingknowing a personfamiliarknownwell knownfamousknow
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