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Tagalog 451-500 (1000 Most Common Words)

The following set of flashcards rank the most common words used in Tagalog/Filipino based on a UCLA corpus of Tag/Fil texts (Zuraw 2006). Excludes English terms adopted into Filipino. Conjugated verb forms have been grouped together (e.g. magsalita, nagsalita, salita) but paired only with the English infinitive (e.g. to speak) translation. Due to the volume of corpus, this is not an error-free set. Some words may be repeated, and there may be some mistakes. However, to the best of the creator's…
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kapitan
captain
pambansa
national
libro
book
pulis
police
kabila
despite
hayop
animal
tapat
sincere, honest
tinig
voice
ukol
appropriate
ulan
rain
tungkulin
duty, task, role
biblia
Bible
kamatayan
death
tahimik
quiet, silent
maliban
save, except, other
kaagad
immediately
aga
earliness
maaga
early
kasalukuyan
current, present
kausap, kausapin
talking
ingat
care
lungsod, lunsod
city
bawal
taboo, prohibited
palagi
always
lumapit
approach
tawa, natawa
laugh
peyups
UP, University of Philippines
dagdag
extra
pahayag
statement, declaration, claim
utang
debt
pangit
ugly
tito
uncle
artista
actor
maintindihan
understand
damdamin
feeling
aral
lesson
gumagawa
maker
pangunahin
primary, first, foremost
rey
King
pagbabago
change, innovation
kumusta, musta, kamusta
how are you?
bató
kidney; rock, stone
mahalaga
important, essential
tula
poem
sinuman
anyone
balak
plan, intention, purpose
presidente
president
basahin, nabasa, binabasa
read
sistema
system
sasakyan
vehicle, car rental