Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word minsan.

Definition for the Tagalog word minsan:

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[adverb]  once; one time; once in a while; sometimes; sometime

Root: minsan
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
1.) When used with a verb in the infinitive/imperative, the past tense, or the future tense, it means "once" or "sometime" (1x).
2.) When used with a verb in the present tense, it means "once in a while" or "sometimes" (2x+).
See examples below.

Example Sentences Available Icon Minsan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (21)
Minsan nakákasama si James kapág nagpúpuntá akó sa London. 
At times James is able to join me when I go to London.
Minsan nawawalâ ni Anna ang su ng bahay
Sometimes Anna misplaces the house key.
Minsan masakít tanggapín ang katotohanan
Sometimes the truth is painful to accept.
Dalawin mo namán kamí minsan
Please visit us sometime.
Sige, magkita tayo minsan
OK, let's see each other sometime.
Minsan nagkita kamí ni Alice sa mall. 
Once Alice and I saw each other at the mall.
Minsan nakita kamí ni Alice sa mall. 
One time Alice saw us at the mall.
Si James ay nakausap ni Anna minsan
Anna was able to talk with James once.
Bibisita akó sa kanilá minsan
I will visit them (at home) sometime.
Minsan nakikita kamí ni Alice sa mall. 
Sometimes Alice sees us at the mall.
Ni minsan, hindî iyán pumasok sa aking isip
Not once did that ever enter my mind.
Hiníhirám ni Rose ang hikaw ko minsan
Rose borrows my earrings at times.
Minsan pa lang akóng umibig
I have only fallen in love once.
Minsan tangha nang nakákapasok si Jack sa opisina
At times Jack is late in going to the office.
Minsan nakákalimutan ni Richard na patayín ang ilaw sa garahe
At times Richard forgets to turn off the light at the garage.
Minsan lumálampás sa sampû ang bisita namin
At times the number of our guests exceed ten.
Pasénsiya ka na sa mga malíng nasasabi ko minsan
Pardon me/I'm sorry for being insensitive when saying things to you at times.
Minsan inaabot kamí nang alás otso ng gabí sa opisina
At times we're still at the office at 8 p.m..
Nagkikita tayo minsan, di ba
We see each other once in a while, don't we?
Bumibisita akó sa kanilá minsan
I visit them (at home) once in a while.
Kung minsan
Once in a while.

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How to pronounce minsan:

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Related Filipino Words:
pamínsan-minsankahit minsannoóng minsan
Related English Words:
one timesometimesonce in a whilesometime
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