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

Definition for the Tagalog word bigas:

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[noun] uncooked rice; hulled rice grains

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Root: bigas
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Bigas" is specifically "uncooked rice." For cooked rice, use "kanin" instead.

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Example Sentences Available Icon Bigas Example Sentences in Tagalog: (9)
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Nag-angkát na namán ng bigás ang NFA.
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The NFA imported rice again.
Kailán ka magdádaán ng bigás?
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When will you bring rice?
Nag-akyát akó ng 5 kilos ng bigás.
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I brought 5 kilos of uncooked rice upstairs.
Bumilí siyá ng bigás.
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She bought some uncooked rice.
Ubós na ang bigás na ibinigáy ng lokál na pámahalaán.
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The rice provided by the local government is all gone.
Isampá mo ang sako ng bigás sa patungán.
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Put the sack of rice on the stand.
Punuín mo ng bigás ang lalagyán.
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Fill the container with rice.
Hinúhulaang tátaás ang presyo ng bigás sa súsunód na mga linggó.
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It is predicted that the price of rice will increase in the coming weeks.
Ibinilí niyá ng bigás sa gróserí ang pamilya.
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He bought (uncooked) rice for the family from the grocery store.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Bumababa ang kalidad ng bigas.
Tatoeba Sentence #4508955 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The quality of rice is going down.

Ang mga Asyano ay kumakain ng bigas.
Tatoeba Sentence #4444156 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Asians eat rice.

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How to pronounce bigas:

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Related English Words:
riceuncooked riceraw ricehulled rice grainrice grain
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