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

Definition for the Tagalog word makita:

makita  Play audio #22872Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to be able to see something; to see something; to catch sight of something

Verb conjugations of makita:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: kitaConjugation Type: Ma-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
makita  Play audio #22872
nakita  Play audio #22873
nakikita  Play audio #22874
makikita  Play audio #22875
Verb family:  
,  makakita
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
Use "makita" (Object focus), to mean "to see a specific thing."
However, use a different verb, "makakita" (Actor focus), to mean "to see one or some of many," or to say someone saw a non-specific thing.

String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Makita Example Sentences in Tagalog: (41)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Nakita ko siyá.
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I saw him.
Nakita ka niyá.
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He saw you.
Nakita ko si Amy.
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I saw Amy.
Masayá akó kapág nakikita kitá.
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I am happy whenever I see you.
Nakita mo na?
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Have you seen it (already)?
Makikita mo.
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I'll show you/I'll prove you wrong. (You'll see!)
Nakita kitá kahapon.
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I saw you yesterday.
Nakita at hinulaan ni Maika ang pagtataksíl ni Rico.
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Maika saw and predicted Rico's infidelity.
Tatlóng taón na ang nagdaán mulâ nang hulí ko siyáng makita.
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It's been three years since I last saw him.
Dinukot si Ping, at hindî na siyá nakitang mulî.
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Ping was kidnapped, never to be seen again.
Sigurado akóng magtátawanan silá kapág nakita ka nilá.
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I'm sure they will laugh when they see you.
Hindî ko nakitang dumaán si Bob ngayón.
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I have not seen Bob pass by today.
Nakita kong sinásaksák niyá ang ala kong aso!
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I saw him stabbing my pet dog!
Nagsúsulát tayo para maitalâ ang nakikita at naririníg natin.
Play audio #27732 Play audio #27733
We take notes to capture what we see and hear.
Nagulat si Vincent nang makita niyá akó.
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Vincent was surprised when he saw me.

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How to pronounce makita:

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Related English Words:
able to seeseecatch sight ofseenbe seen
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