pa lang

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

Definition for the Tagalog word pa lang:

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[enclitics]  just; only; still; only still; only so-and-so much/long

Root: lang
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Pa lang Example Sentences in Tagalog: (7)
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Limampúng pangalan pa lang ang naitatalâ ni Ditas.
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So far, Ditas has put only fifty names on the list.
Minsan pa lang akóng umibig
I have only fallen in love once.
Mga limáng minuto ka pa lang nakákaalís nang dumatíng si Charles.
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It was just about five minutes after you left when Charles arrived.
Isáng oras pa lang ang nakákaraán, gutóm ka na namán
After only an hour you're hungry again?
Magsísimulâ pa lang si James kumain nang dumatíng ang pinsan niyá
James was just about to start to eat when his cousin arrived.
Nagbakasyón si Maria sa Amérika pero iláng araw pa lang ang nakákalipas umuwî na siyá
Maria went to America for vacation but just after a few days she already came back home.
Magpápakasál ka na ba kay Tom kahit na isáng buwán mo pa lang siyá nakíkilala
Would you already marry Tom even if you've just known him for only a month?
Alternate spelling(s):
palang, plang
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce pa lang:

Play audio #9018
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Related Filipino Words:
langna langlamangkanalang
Related English Words:
only stillstill onlyonly so-and-so
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