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

Definition for the Tagalog word kakanin:

kakanín  Play audio #13734
[noun] sweets; sweet foods; small snacks; rice cake

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Root: kanin
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Nagbenta siyá ng mga kakanín kahapon.
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She sold rice cakes yesterday.

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Hindi niya kinain ang lahat ng kakanin.
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He didn't eat all of the rice cakes.

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How to pronounce kakanin:

Play audio #13734
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sweetssweet foodsweet foodsrice cake
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