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

Definition for the Tagalog word batiin:

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[verb]  to congratulate someone; to greet someone; to comment about something
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; to hail someone

Verb conjugations of batiin:

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Root: batiConjugation Type: -In Verb
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
batiin  Play audio #7572
Completed (Past):
bina  Play audio #18321
Uncompleted (Present):
binaba  Play audio #18322
Contemplated (Future):
babatiin  Play audio #18325
Verb family:
buma  |  
magbatián  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Batiin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (7)
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Kung makasalubong mo si Lucy, huwág mong batiin.
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If you meet Lucy on the way, do not greet her.
Batiin mo si John kasí kaarawán niyá ngayón.
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Greet John because it's his birthday today.
Bina ka ba ni Mary?
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Did Mary greet / acknowledge you?
Bina mo na ba ang mga bagong kasál?
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Have you congratulated the newlyweds?
Bakit hindî mo akó binaba?
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Why aren't you acknowledging me?
Binaba kitá sa iyóng tagumpáy.
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I congratulate you on your success / victory.
Bina ko ang suót ni Alice kasí masyadong maiksî.
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I commented on what Alice is wearing because it's too short.

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
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Ating batiin ang ating mga bisita.
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Let's greet our visitors.

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