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

Definition for the Tagalog word bati:

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[noun]  greeting; congratulations

Root: bati
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"Mabuhay" ang karaniwang ba sa mga dayuhang turista sa Pilipinas.
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"Long live" is the usual greeting to foreign tourists in the Philippines.
Maligayang ba!
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Congratulations! / Happy Birthday!
Pangitî ang ba niyá sa akin.
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He greeted me smilingly. / His greeting was done with a smile.

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Maligayang bati, Muiriel!
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Happy birthday, Muiriel!

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2:batí  Play audio #2769
[noun]  beaten

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How to pronounce bati:

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