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alam

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

Definition for the Tagalog word alam:


alám  Play audio #2419Save to Flash Cards
[adjective]  know; known; familiar; revealed; aware; conscious
[noun]  knowledge; something known

Root: alam
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
Alám is used to indicate one knows a fact or piece of information. Marunong on the other hand is used to indicate one knows how to do something.

String frequency indicator:

Very Frequent
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Alam Example Sentences in Tagalog: (79)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Aka ko bibisita lang si Ann sa kapatíd niyá sa America. Hindî ko alám na tuluyan na palá siyáng doón títirá.
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I thought Ann was just going to visit her sibling in America. I did not know that she would already live there eventually.
Hindî ko alám kung dumatíng na si James.
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I don't know if James has arrived.
Hindî ko alám kung dádaló akó sa seminar.
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I don't know if I will attend the seminar.
Tatayâ siyá nang malakí dahil alám niyáng mananalo siyá.
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He will bet big because he knows he will win.
Nilinaw ni Amanda na walâ siyáng alám sa pangyayari.
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Amanda clarified that she had no idea about the event.
Hindî ko alám kung anó ang tinutukoy mo.
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I don't know what you're referring to.
Hindî ko alám kung umere na ang konsiyerto.
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I don't know if the concert has already been aired.
Itanóng mo kay John at bakâ alám niyá.
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Ask John as he might know it.
Hindî ko alám ang isásagót ko sa iyó.
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I don't know what answer to give you.
Alám kong mahirap labanan ang galit.
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I know that anger is hard to resist.
Alám mo ba kung sinong nagsumbóng sa iyó?
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Do you know who told on you? / Do you know who tattled on you?
Naituring siyáng mambabatas, pero waláng alám sa batás.
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He was considered a legislator, but knew nothing about the law.
Tiyakín mong alám mo ang sinasabi mo.
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Make sure that you know what you're talking about.
Alám kong maeenjóy mo ang gágawín natin.
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I know you will enjoy what we're about to do.
Alám mo bang kantahín ang "Happy Birthday" sa Tagalog?
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Do you know how to sing "Happy Birthday" in Tagalog?

User-submitted Example Sentences (50):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Alam ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #4554835 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know.


Hindi ko alam.
Tatoeba Sentence #5213843 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I do not know.


Alam ng lahat.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214577 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Everybody knows.


Sinong may alam?
Tatoeba Sentence #5214299 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Who knows?


Alam mo ba iyon?
Tatoeba Sentence #1864788 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Did you know that?


Alam kong alam mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #5361521 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know you know.


Alam kong guro ka.
Tatoeba Sentence #1853523 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know that you are a teacher.


Alam kong alam mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #5361521 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know you know.


Alam kong kyut siya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1905102 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know that she is cute.


Alam nga natin iyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #5361066 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We do know that.


Alam mong mali iyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #2088832 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You knew it was wrong.


Alam kong titser ka.
Tatoeba Sentence #1853525 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know that you are a teacher.


Alam nga namin iyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #5361065 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We do know that.


Alam kong maestro ka.
Tatoeba Sentence #1853524 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know that you are a teacher.


Alam mo na mahal kita.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214132 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You know I love you.


Alam ko kung saan tayo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2810689 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know where we are.


Di ko alam na Hapon siya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1753615 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I didn't know that he was Japanese.


Talagang wala akong alam.
Tatoeba Sentence #7894389 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I honestly don't know anything.


Alam ko ano ang gusto ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #3241828 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know what I want.


Alam kong matapat si Juan.
Tatoeba Sentence #3596406 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know that John is honest.


Alam ko na ikaw ay mayaman.
Tatoeba Sentence #2800337 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know you are rich.


Alam mong ayaw ko ng itlog.
Tatoeba Sentence #2091362 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You know that I don't like eggs.


Alam kong galit ka sa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #2796563 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know you're angry with me.


Alam ko anong ginawa ni Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #4083520 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know what Tom did.


Alam kong ikaw ay magugutom.
Tatoeba Sentence #2810726 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I knew you'd be hungry.


Hindi ko alam kung alam niya.
Tatoeba Sentence #2874643 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I don't know if he knows it.


Hindi ko alam kung alam niya.
Tatoeba Sentence #2874643 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I don't know if he knows it.


Di ko alam kung nasa akin pa.
Tatoeba Sentence #5300843 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I don't know if I still have it.


Alam kong hindi ka niya mahal.
Tatoeba Sentence #4444159 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know he doesn't love you.


Akala ko ay alam ko ang lahat.
Tatoeba Sentence #2753861 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I thought I knew everything.


Alam niyang siya ay nagkamali.
Tatoeba Sentence #3047558 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He knows he did something wrong.


Alam mo kung saan ako nakatira?
Tatoeba Sentence #2912023 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Do you know where I live?


Hindi ko alam kung nasaan iyan.
Tatoeba Sentence #7487662 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I don't know where that is.


Hindi ko alam kung magkano 'to.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214342 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I don't know how much it cost.


Alam mo saan ko mahahanap iyon?
Tatoeba Sentence #2806447 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Do you know where I can find it?


Alam kong nagsinungaling si Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #5361533 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know Tom lied.


Alam mo na gusto ko malaman iyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #2800130 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You know I want to know it.


Alam ko anong iniisip mong gawin.
Tatoeba Sentence #2763512 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know what you're thinking about doing.


Alam ni Tom na may naririnig siya.
Tatoeba Sentence #2766740 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom knows he hears something.


Alam mo ba kung saan tayo pupunta?
Tatoeba Sentence #4653206 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Do you know where we're going?


Alam ko kung saan siya nanggaling.
Tatoeba Sentence #1715171 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know where he comes from.


Alam ko ang pangalan nilang lahat.
Tatoeba Sentence #5213950 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know all their names.


Alam mo kung kailan sila darating?
Tatoeba Sentence #2895972 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Do you know when they will arrive?


Alam kong may nakita akong gumalaw.
Tatoeba Sentence #3196972 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I know I saw something move.


Hindi alam ni Tom kung nasaan iyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214123 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom doesn't know where it is.


Alam ni Tom kung anong kailangan mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214005 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom knows what you need.


Hindi ko alam paano tulungan si Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #3047546 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I don't know how to help Tom.


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Alternate spelling(s):
lm, elam
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.


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How to pronounce alam:

ALAM AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #2419
Markup Code:
[rec:2419]
Related Filipino Words:
malamanWalá kang pakialám!waláng pakéhindí ko alámpaképakialámalám kopakialamánalamínkinalaman
Related English Words:
consciousawareknowledgeknownknowrevealedsomething knownfamiliar
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