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Tagalog 651-700 (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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senador
senator
mura
cheap
iti
dysentery
rebolusyon
revolution
gago
silly
malinis
clean
lider
leader
kahirapan
poverty, anguish, difficulty
dalaga
girl
ho
like "po" but less formal
palabas
show
ngiti
smile
interes
interest
templo
temple
kailanmán
ever, whenever
biktima
victims
mag-asawa
marry
kalaban
enemy, opponent
ikalawa
second
ani
yield, harvest
aso
dog
ugali
habit, tendency, attitude
saken
sa + akin
manok
chicken
dinala
carried
kakaiba
odd
magkasama
together
kwarto, kuwarto
room
karaníwan
common, ordinary
biyaya
grace, blessing
amerikano
American
albularyo
traditional healer, witch doctor
desisyon
decision
labis
excess
lalawigan
province
pananaw
vision
nakakatuwa
humor
pinto
door
rebolusyonaryo
revolutionary
kahulugan
sense
landas
path
humingi
ask for
seryoso
serious
pakialam
intrusive
sundalo
soldier
resulta
result
kilusan
movement
kakayahan
capacity
bulaklak
flower
umiiyak, umiyak
to cry