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tama

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

Definition for the Tagalog word tama:


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[adjective]  right; correct; enough; all right; exact; reliable; just right
[noun]  right; correct; correct answer
[interjection]  I agree.

Root: tama
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Tama Example Sentences in Tagalog: (20)
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Ta ba itó
Is this correct?
Ta na
It is all right. / That's enough.
Ta na iyán, Joe. 
That's enough of that, Joe.
Nabigyán na kitá. Ta na.
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I already gave you some/it. That's enough already.
Binigyán na kitá. Ta na.
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I already gave you some. That's it/enough.
Kailangan mong magdaán sa tamang tawiran.
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You have to get to the right pedestrian crossing.
Hindî ka umuurong, ta?
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You're not giving up, are you? / You're not giving up, right?
Pípirmá akó dahil itó ang tamang gawín.
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I will sign because it's the right thing to do.
Udyukán natin ang mga kakandidato na gawín ang ta.
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Let's persuade those running for office to do the right thing.
Naglunsád ang gobyerno ng mekanismo sa tamang pagbubuwís
The government launched a mechanism for proper taxation.
Manlabán kung sa palagáy mo ay ta ka
Defend yourself if you think you are right.
Punuan ng tamang sagót ang mga patláng
Fill in the correct answers in the blanks.
Mamuhay ka lang nang ta
Just live right.
Hindî tamáng ituring na maba ang mga mahirap
It's not right to look down on poor people.
Húhulaan ko na lang ang tamáng sagót
I'll just guess the correct answer!

User-submitted Example Sentences:
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba. These are usually correct, but may occasionally have errors.
Tama ba siya?
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Is she correct?


Tama na iyan.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
That would be sufficient.


Biro ito, tama?
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This is a joke, right?


Siguro tama ka.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Perhaps you're right.


Isip ko'y tama ka.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I think you're right.


Tama ang sagot mo.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Your answer is right.


Ang sagot mo'y tama.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Your answer is correct.


Ginawa nila ang tama.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
They did the right thing.


Maaaring tama si Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom could be right.


Kapag tama ka, tama ka.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
When you're right, you're right.


Kapag tama ka, tama ka.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
When you're right, you're right.


Inaamin kong tama siya.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I admit that he is right.


Sa tingin ko, tama siya.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
In my opinion, he is correct.


Sa kasalukuyan, tama ka.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You're right for now.


Kaya, tama rin pala ako!
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I was right too, then!


Tama na ako; busog na ako.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I've had enough, so my stomach is full.


Pumili ka ng tamang salita!
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Choose the right word!


Tama na ba ang dinadaanan ko?
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Am I going the right way?


Dapat palaging gawin ang tama.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You should always do what is right.


Darating sa tamang oras ang tren.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The train is to arrive on time.


Hindi ako sigurado kung ito'y tama.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm not sure if this is correct.


Ang kasalungat na salita ng mali ay tama
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I am hungry.


Ang kasalungat na salita ng mali ay tama
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The opposite of wrong is right.


Dumating siya sa paaralan sa tamang oras.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He arrived at school exactly on time.


Inaasahan kong mali ka, pero alam kong tama ka.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I wish you were wrong, but I know that you're right.


Anumang sabi ng diksiyunaryo'y di parating tama.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
What a dictionary says is not always right.


Parang di tama iyon. Nagbabakasyon pa siya sa Hawaii.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
That can't be right. He's still on vacation in Hawaii.


Tayo ay umasa na ang suporta ay darating sa tamang oras.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Let's hope the support arrives on time.


Siguro naman ay tama na ang laki ng kahon para sa lahat ng librong ito.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This box must be large enough for all these books.


Isip kong kakaiba ang pangungusap na Hapon, pero dahil sinulat ng Hapon, akala ko'y tama.
Tatoeba Sentence Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I found the Japanese sentence weird, but since it was written by a native, I thought that it was probably correct.


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How to pronounce tama:

TAMA AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #4824
Markup Code:
[rec:4824]
Related Filipino Words:
patatámang-tatumatamaanitamatamaanamatsmagtaTama napatamaan
Related English Words:
enoughjust rightrightcorrectcorrect answerreliableexacti agreeagree
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
tamang
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