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

Definition for the Tagalog word pagdating:

pagdatíng  Play audio #5746Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  arrival; when it comes to...; as for; upon arriving; advent

Root: dating
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Nagkakasundô kamí pagdatíng sa pagkain.
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We're of the same mind when it comes to food.
Iniháhayág na nilá ang pagdatíng ng mga panauhin.
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They're now announcing the arrival of the guests.
Hindî namin matukoy ang petsa ng pagdatíng ni Julie.
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We cannot determine the date of Julie's arrival.
Hindî mapagkákatiwalaan si Paul pagdatíng sa pera
Paul can't be trusted when it comes to money.
Humandâ ka pagdatíng ng tatay mo
Be prepared when your father gets here/home. / You're going to get it when your father gets here/home.
Nagdulot ng malakíng pagbabago sa Pilipinas ang pagdatíng ng mga kolonisadór
The arrival of the colonizers meant a great change for the Philippines.
Nagdulot ng kasiyahan ang pagdatíng ni Tessie. 
Tessie's arrival brought great joy.
Dinamdám ni Timothee ang hindî pagdatíng ni Armie. 
Timothee was hurt by Armie's absence.
Namataán mo ba ang pagdatíng ng mga bisita ng pangulo
Did you happen to see the arrival of the president's guests?
Naappreciate ni Dianne ang pagdatíng ni Leroy. 
Dianne appreciated Leroy's arrival.
Pagdatíng natin sa Taft Avenue, kákaliwâ tayo
When we get to Taft Avenue, we will turn left.
Waláng manalo kay Myra pagdatíng sa lutuán.
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No one can beat Myra when it comes to cooking.
Naghiwaláy kamí pagdatíng namin sa kanto.
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We parted ways when we reached the street corner.
Huwág kang masyadong magtítipíd pagdatíng sa pagkain
Don't economize too much when it comes to food.
Maáasahan mo si Tom pagdatíng sa mga ganyáng bagay
You can rely on Tom when it comes to such things.

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Maligayang pagdating sa Tatoeba.
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Welcome to Tatoeba!

Maligayang pagdating sa aking bahay.
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Welcome to my home.

Pagkadating niya sa bahay, naglaro siya ng isang laro sa kompyuter.
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As soon as he got home, he began to play a computer game.

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Alternate spelling(s):
pagkarating, pagkadating, dating
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce pagdating:

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Related English Words:
arrivaladventas forwhen it comesupon arriving
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