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

Definition for the Tagalog word kabila:

kabilâ  Play audio #2058
1 [noun] the other side
2 despite

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Root: kabila
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Umiral ang pagkakaisá sa kabilâ ng pagkakáibá-ibá.
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Unity prevailed despite diversity.
Diyán sa kabiláng kanto nakatirá ang matalik kong kaibigan.
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There on the other street corner lives my best friend.
Nanatiling positibo si Nora sa kabilâ ng kaniyáng paghihirap.
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Nora kept a positive outlook despite her hardships.
Mahi ang opensa ng kabiláng koponán kayâ silá natalo.
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The other team's offense was weak that is why they lost.
Gináganáp pa rin ang mga pagdiriwang sa kabilâ ng kahirapan.
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Celebrations are still being held despite the hardships.
Pinabulaanan ng kabiláng panig ang mga akusasyón ko.
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The other side refuted my accusations.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Nakatira siya sa kabila ng daan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1704463 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He lives just across the road.

Sa kabila ng ilog ang bahay niya.
Tatoeba Sentence #2182713 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Her house is across the river.

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How to pronounce kabila:

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Related Filipino Words:
sa kabilá ngkábilaankabi-kabilá
Related English Words:
other sidedespite
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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