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

Definition for the Tagalog word po:

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[enclitic]  word to show respect with no direct English translation; sir; ma'am

Root: po

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Tao po?
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Anyone home? / Anyone here?
Salamat pô
Thank you sir/ma'am. (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)
Masúsunód pô ang inyóng kahilingan, panginoon
Your wish is my command, my lord.
Nais ko póng mag-check in. 
I'd like to check in. (polite)
Saán pô puwedeng umi
Where can I go to the bathroom / pee? (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!
Magtátanóng lang pô kung may kilala kayóng Alice dito
I just would like to ask, sir, if you know of an Alice who lives around here.
Pasénsiyá na pô kayó. Hindî na pô mauulit
Sir/Ma'am, I ask for your leniency. It won't happen again.
Alternate spelling(s):
ho, pu, poh
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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