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

Definition for the Tagalog word kumbaga:

kumbagá  Play audio #15070
[expression] like; as in; that is to say; in a sense; as if; as another example; therefore

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Root: kumbaga
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Kumbagá magtinô ka na.
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That is to say, fix your life.
Para siláng mag-iná kumbagá.
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They're like mother and child in a sense.
Kumbagá sa halaman, kailangan nitó ng lu para mabuhay.
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Like a plant, it needs soil to survive.
Kumbagá sa boksing, tátagál akó ng maramimg round.
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Like in boxing, I will last many rounds.

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Matanda na baga siya, malusog naman at aktibo.
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Old as he is, he is very healthy and active.

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Alternate spelling(s):
kung baga, kungbaga, baga
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How to pronounce kumbaga:

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Related English Words:
as another exampleas inthat is to saylikeas ifthereforein a waylet's sayseemsit seemsin a sense
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