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nais

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

Definition for the Tagalog word nais:


nais  Play audio #2376Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  desire; wish; will; want; aspiration; aim

Root: nais
String frequency indicator:

This string is used more frequently in formal content than casual content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Nais Example Sentences in Tagalog: (13)
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Nais niláng manatili sa isla.
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They want to stay on the island.
Nais niyáng malaman kung dalaga pa siyá.
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He wants to know if she is still single.
Dumatíng ang mga empleyado ng munisipyo para magtalâ ng mga nais bumoto
The municipal hall employees arrived to register those who wish to vote.
Nais ng páligsahan na itaguyod ang di ng kápatiran
The competition aims to promote a spirit of camaraderie.
Nais ko póng mag-check in. 
I'd like to check in. (polite)
Mag-impok ka kung nais mong magretiro nang maaga
Save up if you want to retire early.
Nais kong makasama ka
I wish to join you. / I want to be with you.
Siyá ang polítikó na tunay na nais maglingkód at mamu
She's the politician who really wants to serve and lead.
Hayaan mong magyabáng si Annie hinggíl sa nais niyáng gawín
Let Annie boast about what she intends to do.
Nais mamataán ng gu ang mga nandarayang estudyante
The teacher wants to catch sight of cheating students.
Nais niyáng sibakín ang mga panggatong
He wants to chop the firewood.
Nais kong itanghál kung paano makákatulong ang programa
I would like to demonstrate how the program can help.
Nais kong manirahan sa isáng lugár na palaging may araw
I want to live in a place that always has sunshine.

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How to pronounce nais:

NAIS AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #2376
Markup Code:
[rec:2376]
Related Filipino Words:
naisinkanáis-naispagnanaismagnaishindí kanáis-nais
Related English Words:
desirewishwillwantaspirationaim
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