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malapit

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

Definition for the Tagalog word malapit:


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[adjective]  near; close

Root: lapit
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Malapit ba ang bahay ninyó sa simbahan?" = Is your house close to the church?

"Mas malapit ang bahay namin sa panaderyá kaysa sa simbahan" = Our house is closer to the bakery than to the church.

"Malapit lang ba dito ang páaralán mo?" = Is your school near here/nearby?

"Huwág ka nang kumain ng biskwit at malapit na tayong magtánghalian" = Don't eat a biscuit anymore as we're just about to have lunch.

"Si Paul at si Mary ay malapit nang ikasál" = Paul and Mary are soon to be married.

"Tumahimik ka na at malapit na akóng mainís sa iyó" = Stop talking already as I am about to get irritated with you.

"Saán ang pinakamalapit na ospitál dito?" = Where's the nearest hospital here?

"Si Alice ay malapit na kamag-anak ni Peter" = Alice is a close relative of Peter.

"Nang nakatapos siláng kumain, malapit nang magsará ang restaurant" = By the time they finished eating, the restaurant was already about to close.

"Malapit na ang birthday mo, di ba?" = Your birthday is coming soon, isn't it?

Related words:

Malapít-lapít = relatively close

"Ang bahay ni Tom ay malapít-lapít sa opisina niyá" = Tom's house is relatively close to his office.

"Sa pakiramdám ni Bob, malapít-lapít na siyáng tumamà sa lotto" = Bob feels that he's somewhat close to winning the lotto.

Malapitan = up-close

"Nakita ni Beth ang kanyáng paboritong artista nang malapitan kahapon" = Beth saw her favorite actor up-close yesterday.

"Si James ay mukháng guwapo sa malayo, pero ibáng usapan na pag malapitan" = James looks handsome from afar, but it's a different story already when up-close.

String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Malapit Example Sentences in Tagalog: (16)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Nagtayô ng bagong mall malapit sa bahay namin.
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A new mall was built near our place.
Malapit nang matapos.
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It's about to finish / end.
Malapit nang lumitáw ang araw.
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The sun is about to appear.
Malapit nang lumipád ang eroplano.
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The plane is about to take off.
Tinítirahán ko ang unit malapit kay Gab. 
I occupy the unit near Gab's.
Malapit na bang magla ang pag-ibig mo sa akin
Is your love for me disappearing?
Malapit nang maubusan ng charge ang cell phone ko
My cell phone is about to die.
Iniinumán niyá ang bukál malapit sa kaniláng bahay
She drinks from the spring near their house.
Malapit na akóng umiyák
I'm ready to cry.
Títirahán nilá ang mansiyón malapit sa amin
They will live in the mansion near us.
Malapit na tayo sa eskwela
We are close to the school now.
Bakit pa kayó lumayô, may mas malapit namáng mall dito.
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Why did you still have to go far, there's a closer mall to here.
Malapit na akóng matapos sa ginagawâ ko.
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I'm just about to finish with what I'm doing.
Bali ko magtatayô ng dormitoryo na malapit sa páaralán namin.
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I heard that they will put up a dormitory near our school.
Maghandâ ka na at malapit na tayong umalís.
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Get ready now as we are about to leave.

User-submitted Example Sentences (18):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Malapit na tayo.
Tatoeba Sentence #3086293 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We're almost there.


Malapit siyang nakatira.
Tatoeba Sentence #1786819 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He lives close by.


Malapit na akong matapos.
Tatoeba Sentence #2809538 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm almost done.


Malapit nang bumalik si Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214281 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom is going to be back here soon.


Malapit ang estasyon ng tren.
Tatoeba Sentence #1811955 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The train station is nearby.


May golpkors bang malapit dito?
Tatoeba Sentence #1901511 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Is there a golf course near here?


Malapit ka ba sa iyong pamilya?
Tatoeba Sentence #2763774 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Are you close to your family?


Gumagawa ng mga buslo sa malapit.
Tatoeba Sentence #2077176 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Baskets are being made nearby.


May apat na silya malapit sa mesa.
Tatoeba Sentence #2917765 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
There were four chairs by the table.


May supermarket bang malapit dito?
Tatoeba Sentence #1830105 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Is there a supermarket near here?


Malapit ba ang hotel sa paliparan?
Tatoeba Sentence #2766705 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Is the hotel close to the airport?


Iyon ay nangyari malapit sa bahay.
Tatoeba Sentence #2874652 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It happened near the house.


Yaong otel ay talagang malapit sa lawa.
Tatoeba Sentence #1820529 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
That hotel was very near the lake.


Malapit ang aming paaralan sa istasyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #5213971 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Our school is near the station.


Ang gusaling ito ay malapit nang matapos.
Tatoeba Sentence #2798361 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This building is near completion.


Lumubog kahapon ang isang bapor malapit dito.
Tatoeba Sentence #2824506 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
A ship sank near here yesterday.


Isang mesa para sa dalawa na malapit sa bintana, nga.
Tatoeba Sentence #1730852 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Give me a table for two near the window.


Ang gusaling tukudlangit ba'y malaking bagay sa malayo, o maliit na bagay sa malapit?
Tatoeba Sentence #1748704 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Is a skyscraper a big thing far away or a small thing close up?


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Alternate spelling(s):
malalapit
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How to pronounce malapit:

MALAPIT AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #409
Markup Code:
[rec:409]
Related Filipino Words:
lapitlumapitilapitlapitanmapalapítpinakamalapitpaglapitpalapitmakalapitnalálapít
Related English Words:
closenearnearby
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