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

Definition for the Tagalog word kain:

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[noun] eating; eating food; consuming

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Root: kain
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Kain tayo!
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Let's eat!
Bakit mo sasabihang magbawás ng kain ang taong gutóm?
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Why would you ask someone who is starving to eat less?
Kain kang mabuti!
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Enjoy your food! / Eat up!
Masamâ ang sobrang kain.
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Eating too much is bad.
Dalawáng araw, at waláng kain!
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Two days and not a bite to eat!
Nagbábawás akó ng kain ng mga matatamís.
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I'm reducing my intake of sweets.

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Tatoeba Sentence #5214179 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence

Parang ginugutom ka. Kain na.
Tatoeba Sentence #1503470 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I think you're hungry. Eat.

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Alternate spelling(s):
inka, enka, kaen
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