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

Definition for the Tagalog word sakali:

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[adverb] in case; perhaps; it turns out; should/might happen

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Root: sakali
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Anóng mangyayari sakaling hindî ka niyá bigyán ng pera?
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What will happen in case he doesn't give you any money?
Umuwî ka na sakaling matulóy ang pulong namin.
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Go home in case our meeting pushes through.
Kung saka, ipaáalám namin ang desisyón ngayóng linggó.
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Perhaps we will announce our decision this week.

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Basta kumain ka ng anuman kung baka sakali.
Tatoeba Sentence #1610996 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Have something to eat just in case.

Kung sakali mang mahuli ako, hindi mo kailangang maghintay sa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #2772602 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
In case I am late, you don't have to wait for me.

Kung sakaling nais mo pa ng higit na impormasyon, huwag kang magdalawang-isip na tawagan ako.
Tatoeba Sentence #2793657 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
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Alternate spelling(s):
saka-sakali, sakasakali
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How to pronounce sakali:

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Related Filipino Words:
magbakasakabaká sakakung sakapagbabakasakalipasaka
Related English Words:
should happenmight happenin caseperhapsit turns outturns out
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