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po

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
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Po Example Sentences in Tagalog: (22)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Tao po?
Play audio #27125 Play audio #27204
 
Anyone home? / Anyone here?
Salamat pô
Thank you sir/ma'am. (polite)
Hindî ko pô naíintindihán.
Play audio #35305 Play audio #35306
 
I am not understanding (polite).
Puwede pô dito bumabâ?
Play audio #29924 Play audio #29925
 
Can I get off here? (from a bus, jeepney, etc.)
Masúsunód pô ang inyóng kahilingan, panginoon.
Play audio #31045 Play audio #31046
 
Your wish is my command, my lord.
Saán pô puwedeng umi?
Play audio #28838 Play audio #28839
 
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)
Para pô, mamang drayber
Please stop, mister driver.
Para pô sa súsunód kanto
Stop at the next corner please!
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)
May anák pô ba kayó
Do you all/both have kids?
Marami pong salamat sa tulong ninyó
Much thanks for your help, sir/ma'am.

User-submitted Example Sentences (25):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Dahan-dahan po.
Tatoeba Sentence #1361292 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Careful, please.


Dahan-dahan po.
Tatoeba Sentence #1361292 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Slowly, please.


Pakiulit nga po?
Tatoeba Sentence #1609906 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Say that again.


Uminom po ng tsa.
Tatoeba Sentence #4651077 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Please drink tea.


Walang anuman po.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214248 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You are welcome.


Pawalang galang, po.
Tatoeba Sentence #1648649 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Please excuse me for being rude.


Isang baso ng tubig, po.
Tatoeba Sentence #1611663 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'd like a glass of water, please.


Isa pang bote ng alak, po.
Tatoeba Sentence #1619091 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Another bottle of wine, please.


Para sa anong oras ba, po?
Tatoeba Sentence #1720208 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
For what time, sir?


Magsuot po kayo ng tsinelas.
Tatoeba Sentence #1620361 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Please put on your slippers.


Sori po, puno na kami ngayon.
Tatoeba Sentence #1759452 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Sorry, we're full today.


Ang numero ng kuwarto ninyo, po.
Tatoeba Sentence #1919212 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Your room number, please.


Sori po, pero awt op stak na sila.
Tatoeba Sentence #2038680 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm sorry, but they're out of stock.


Pakibigay ho ang susi sa akin, nga?
Tatoeba Sentence #1933085 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can I have the key now, please?


Huwag pong magsalita nang napakabilis.
Tatoeba Sentence #2083637 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Please don't speak so fast.


Pwede po ba akong makakuha ng mga kupon?
Tatoeba Sentence #5638684 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
May I have coupon tickets?


Pakisabi po sa akin kung kailan maghahain.
Tatoeba Sentence #1811827 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Please tell me when to serve the food.


Magkano ho ang isang kahon ng turones ng kasuy?
Tatoeba Sentence #1873269 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
How much is one box of cashew turones?


Meron kaming espesyal na kuwan para sa inyo, po.
Tatoeba Sentence #1666298 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We have something special for you, sir.


Makitanong lamang po kung saan ang pagpalit ng tren?
Tatoeba Sentence #1598950 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Will you tell me where to change trains?


Sori po, pero hindi ko masyadong maintindihan ang Ingles.
Tatoeba Sentence #2192772 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm sorry, but I don't understand English well.


Pakibigay po sa amin ang inyong sagot sa pinakabilis na posible.
Tatoeba Sentence #1791779 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Please give us your answer as soon as possible.


Masyado kayong mabilis magsalita. Puwede ba hong magsalita kayo nang mas dahan-dahan?
Tatoeba Sentence #1830108 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You speak a bit too fast for me. Could you speak a bit more slowly, please?


Pawalanggalang po, pero puwede ba po ninyong sabihin sa akin kung saan ang pagpalit ng tren?
Tatoeba Sentence #1636680 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Excuse me, but will you tell me where to change trains?


Pawalanggalang po, pero puwede ba po ninyong sabihin sa akin kung saan ang pagpalit ng tren?
Tatoeba Sentence #1636680 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Excuse me, but will you tell me where to change trains?


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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:

PO AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #8216
Markup Code:
[rec:8216]
Related English Words:
sirmaamma'ammadamrespect
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
pong
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