Definition for the Tagalog word batiin:
to congratulate someone; to greet someone; to comment about something Object Focus
; to hail someone
Verb conjugations of batiin:
Focus: Locative Root: batiConjugation Type: -In Verb
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Batiin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (7)
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Kung makasalubong mo si
Lucy, huwág mong batiin
If you meet Lucy on the way, do not greet her.
si John kasí kaarawán niyá ngayón
Greet John because it's his birthday today.
Did Mary greet / acknowledge you?
Binatì mo na ba ang mga bagong kasál
Have you congratulated the newlyweds?
Bakit hindî mo akó binabatì
Why aren't you acknowledging me?
Binabatì kitá sa iyóng tagumpáy
I congratulate you on your success / victory.
Binatì ko ang suót ni
Alice kasí masyadong maiksî
I commented on what Alice is wearing because it's too short.
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ang ating mga bisita. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Let's greet our visitors.
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How to pronounce batiin:
BATIIN AUDIO CLIP:
Related Filipino Words:batìbatíbumatìbatihínbinatímagbatípala-batìmagbatîbatiánibatì
Related English Words:greetgreetedgreetinggreetscongratulatecongratulatescongratulatedcongratulatingcommenthailhailshailedhailing
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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