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

Definition for the Tagalog word pakainin:

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[verb]  to feed someone; to allow others to eat
*Note: focus on the one eating

Verb conjugations of pakainin:

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Root: kainConjugation Type: Pa-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
pakainin  Play audio #23958
Completed (Past):
pinakain  Play audio #23959
Uncompleted (Present):
pinápakain  Play audio #23960
Contemplated (Future):
pápakainin  Play audio #23961
Verb family:
magpakain  |  
ipakain  |  
mapakain  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Pakainin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (6)
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Pakainin mo ang aso.
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Feed the dog.
Huwág mong pakainin ang aso ng tsokolate.
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Don't feed chocolates to the dog.
Pinakain namin ng tanghalian si Juliet dito.
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We had Juliet have her lunch here.
Saán mo akó pápakainin?
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Where are you going to treat me (to a meal)?
Pinápakain muna ng iná ang anák bago siyá kumain.
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The mother feeds the child first before she eats.
Pinakain muna nilá ang mga bisita bago silá kumain.
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They made their guests eat first before they ate.

User-submitted Example Sentences (5):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Saan mo sila pinakain?
Tatoeba Sentence #2763324 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Where did you feed them?

Pinakain mo na ang aso?
Tatoeba Sentence #3050921 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Have you fed the dog yet?

Pinapakain ko ang aking pusa sa araw at sa gabi.
Tatoeba Sentence #5299978 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I feed my cat every morning and every evening.

Hindi pinapakain ng pag-asa ang mga pamilya natin.
Tatoeba Sentence #6135272 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Hope doesn't feed our familes.

Kailangan niyang pakainin ang kanyang malaking pamilya.
Tatoeba Sentence #2428017 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He had to feed his large family.

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Alternate spelling(s):
pinakakain, pakakainin
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