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baka

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

Definition for the Tagalog word baka:


bakâ  Play audio #27296Save to Flash Cards
[adverb]  perhaps; maybe; might; possible; possibly; lest

Root: baka
Very Frequent
Example Sentences Available Icon Baka Example Sentences in Tagalog: (55)
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Bakâ maubos ang pera mo.
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You might run out of money.
Bakâ may magustuhán ka sa mga itó.
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You might like something from among these.
Bakâ ka mabiglâ sa sasabihin ko.
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You might be surprised / shocked with what I'm about to tell you.
Bakâ nagseselos ka lang.
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Maybe you're just jealous.
Bakâ kumakain si Peter.
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Maybe Peter is eating.
Ingatan mo at bakâ masi.
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Handle it carefully as it might break.
Mag-ingat ka at bakâ ka mádulas.
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Be careful as you might slip.
Itanóng mo kay John at bakâ alám niyá.
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Ask John as he might know it.
Mag-ingat ka at bakâ ka mahuli.
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Be careful as you might get caught / apprehended.
Magdalá tayo ng payong at bakâ umulán.
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Let's bring an umbrella as it might rain.

User-submitted Example Sentences (14):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Baka, baka.
Tatoeba Sentence #1915785 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Could be, could be.


Baka, baka.
Tatoeba Sentence #1915785 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Could be, could be.


Baka mamatay si Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #7487660 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom might die.


Baka matulungan ka ni Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #4508959 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Perhaps Tom can help you.


Baka pumutok na ang bulkan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1912834 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The volcano may erupt at any moment.


Baka totoo ang istorya niya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1889367 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
His story may be true.


Baka magyelo sa susunod na linggo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1677970 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It may freeze next week.


Baka lumabas ako kung tumila na ang ulan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1607442 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I may go out if the rain lets up.


Baka may nagkamaling kumuha ng payong ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #1720238 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Someone must have taken my umbrella by mistake.


Baka makikita natin ang mga pugad ng ibon.
Tatoeba Sentence #1955563 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We may be able to see birds' nests.


Basta kumain ka ng anuman kung baka sakali.
Tatoeba Sentence #1610996 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Have something to eat just in case.


Baka talagang bata siya noong sinulat niya ang tulang ito.
Tatoeba Sentence #1837458 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She must have been very young when she wrote this poem.


Sabi niya sa akin na baka papuntang Nara siya sa susunod na buwan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1711863 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He told me that he would visit Nara next month.


Baka mas malusog kumain ng papkorn kaysa sa kumain ng poteyto tsip.
Tatoeba Sentence #1889422 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It's probably healthier to eat popcorn than it is to eat potato chips.


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

Related Words:
Words spelled the same with a different pronunciation, stress, or definition:
2:baka  Play audio #38138Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  cow; beef; cattle; fight; conflict


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How to pronounce baka:

BAKA AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #27296
Markup Code:
[rec:27296]
Related Filipino Words:
bakapakikibakabakahánkarnéng-bakapagbaka
Related English Words:
maybelestperhapspossiblepossibly
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