Definition for the Tagalog word naman:
[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
Naman Example Sentences in Tagalog: (34)
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Nagyáyabáng ang lalaki tungkól sa regalong hindî namán niyá ibinigáy
A man is boasting about a gift he has never given.
Nagkakamalî namán ang lahát
Everybody makes mistakes.
Please play something (for me/us).
Ngumitî ka namán kahit kauntî
Please smile even just a bit.
I do try to understand you.
Anó namán ang dala-dalá mo dyán
What are you carrying around there?
There you go spending again.
Nagsayáng na namán silá ng lakás
They wasted their strength again.
Dalawin mo namán kamí minsan
Please visit us sometime.
Hindî namán masyadong malakí
It's not really too big.
You really believe it? / You accepted it hook, line, and sinker?
Please give me some attention.
Please give me some slack. / Please oblige me.
exam na namán kamí bukas
How annoying! We have an exam again tomorrow.
Alternate spelling(s): nman
, nmenAlternate 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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