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

Definition for the Tagalog word sa:

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[preposition]  to; in; at; for; of; with; on; from; by; next; into; toward; upon; through; onto; by means of

Root: sa
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Sa" is a general preposition in Filipino that covers most of the prepositions used in English.

String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Sa Example Sentences in Tagalog: (128)
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Lálangóy akó sa dagat
I will swim in the sea.
Kung lálagnatín ka pag-uwî mo, sabihin mo sa doktór kung anó ang ginawâ mo.
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If you develop a fever after returning home, tell the doctor what you did.
Binanggít ko sa kaniyá na naíinís ka.
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I mentioned to her that you're feeling frustrated.
Nalungkót akó nang ihayág niyá ang resignasyón sa trabaho.
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I felt sad when she announced her resignation from work.
Kúkumpirmahín ko lang, may gustó ka ba sa akin?
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I would just like to confirm, do you like me?
Nagpaalam siyá sa ba.
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She said goodbye to the child.
Hindî ko natagpuán si Cathy sa mall.
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I was not able to find Cathy at the mall.
Pinapuntá niyá akó sa Baguio.
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He sent me to Baguio.
Anó ang sinabi ng matandáng babae sa mga nagsísilbí?
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What did the old woman say to those serving?
Nakuntento ka ba sa trabaho nilá?
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Are you satisfied / happy with their work?
Nangunguna na si Venus sa botohán.
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Venus is now leading the election.
Kinúkumpirmá ng lalaki ang pagkákakilanlán ng tumulak sa kaniyá.
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The guy is confirming the identity of the person who pushed him.
Nakuntento ba siyá sa pagkain?
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Was he satisfied with the food?
Idadaos sa Pilipinas sa Nobyembre ang SEA Games.
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The SEA Games will be held in the Philippines in October.
Sa Miyérkoles kitá bábayaran.
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I will pay you on Wednesday.

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