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

Definition for the Tagalog word ni:

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[preposition]  of; by
[conjunction]  not even; neither; nor
[grammar]  a word placed before a proper noun

Root: ni
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Ni Example Sentences in Tagalog: (128)
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Hinilíng ni Pepper ang tulong ni Thynie. 
Pepper asked for Thynie's help.
Iniabót ni Jane kay Mark ang t-shirt.
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Jane handed the t-shirt to Mark.
Kanino ibubuhos ni Kenneth ang kaniyáng galit?
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To whom will Kenneth pour out his anger?
Lumílipád ang saranggola ni Pepe.
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Pepe's kite is flying.
Babasahin ko ang aklát ni Shakespeare.
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I will read the book by Shakespeare.
Dádaló si Salve dahil pinilit siyá ni Janis.
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Salve will attend because she was forced by Janis.
Inabután ni Laura ng pera ang pulubi.
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Laura handed money to the beggar.
Pinagbabaríl ni Raymond ang kaniyáng mga kaaway.
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Raymond shot his enemies.
Nagsasaka ng maís ang mga magulang ni Mark.
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Mark's parents are cultivating corn.
Kinákausap ka ba ni Tom?
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Does Tom talk to you? / Is Tom talking to you (right now)?
Idinaos ang binyág ni Tintin kahapon.
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Tintin was baptized yesterday.
Hindî nabigô ang plano ni Arbie.
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Arbie's plan was not thwarted.
Tumunóg ang telépono at sinagót iyón ni Jin.
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The telephone rang and Jin answered.
Inihayág ni Claire ang kaniyáng pagbubuntís.
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Claire announced her pregnancy.
Walâ ni isá sa kanilá ang nasugatan.
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Not one of them was injured.

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How to pronounce ni:

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Related English Words:
ofbyneithernorevennot even
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This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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