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

Definition for the Tagalog word po:

pô  Play audio #8216Save to Flash Cards
[enclitic]  sir; ma'am; word to show respect with no direct English translation

Root: po
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This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Po Example Sentences in Tagalog: (17)
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Tao po?
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Anyone home? / Anyone here?
Salamat pô
Thank you sir/ma'am. (polite)
Puwede pô dito bumabâ?
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Can I get off here? (from a bus, jeepney, etc.)
Masúsunód pô ang inyóng kahilingan, panginoon.
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Your wish is my command, my lord.
Saán pô puwedeng umi?
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Where can I go to the bathroom / pee? (polite)
May bakanteng kuwarto pô ba kayó
Do you have a vacant room? (polite)
Nariyán pô ba si Mr. Jones? 
Is Mr. Jones there?
Tulóy pô kayó
Come in! (polite)
Ate, pa-order pô ng lugaw
Sis, I'd like to order some rice porridge.
Salamat pô. Huwág niyó na pô akó suklián
Thank you sir. I don't need change. (Lit. Don't give me change)
Nais ko póng mag-check in. 
I'd like to check in. (polite)
Deretso pô lang
Go straight ahead. (polite)
Ingat po kayó
Take care! (polite expression)
Tumulóy pô kayó
Please come in, sir/ma'am.
Para pô
Stop please! / Stop here please!
Alternate spelling(s):
ho, pu, poh
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce po:

Play audio #8216
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