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

Definition for the Tagalog word naman:

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[enclitic]  also; too; really; so; likewise; anyway; actually; rather; instead; on the other hand; in turn; in contrast; how about; now as for; please
*Note: can imply change of some sort, or emphasis, or reproach/frustration

Root: naman
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Example Sentences Available Icon Naman Example Sentences in Tagalog: (34)
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Nagyáyabáng ang lalaki tungkól sa regalong hindî namán niyá ibinigáy.
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A man is boasting about a gift he has never given.
Nagkakamalî namán ang lahát.
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Everybody makes mistakes.
Tumugtóg ka namán.
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Please play something (for me/us).
Ngumitî ka namán kahit kauntî.
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Please smile even just a bit.
Iníintindí namán kitá
I do try to understand you.
Anó namán ang dala-dalá mo dyán
What are you carrying around there?
Gumastos ka na namán
There you go spending again.
Nagsayáng na namán silá ng lakás
They wasted their strength again.
Magsalitâ ka namán
Please say something.
Dalawin mo namán kamí minsan
Please visit us sometime.
Hindî namán masyadong malakí
It's not really too big.
Naniwa ka namán
You really believe it? / You accepted it hook, line, and sinker?
Pansinín mo namán akó
Please give me some attention.
Pagbigyán mo namán akó
Please give me some slack. / Please oblige me.
Nakakainís! May exam na namán kamí bukas
How annoying! We have an exam again tomorrow.
Alternate spelling(s):
nman, nmn, namn, nama, nmen
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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Related Filipino Words:
na namán
Related English Words:
alsoreallytooactuallyhow aboutnow as forin turnanywaysotooinsteadlikewiseratheron the other handin contrastcontrast
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