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

Definition for the Tagalog word bala:

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[noun]  bullet; ammunition

Root: bala
Very Frequent
Example Sentences Available Icon Bala Example Sentences in Tagalog: (4)
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May nakita akóng bala sa tokadór.
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I saw a bullet on the dresser.
Nag-aksayá ng mga bala ang batang sundalo.
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The young soldier wasted bullets.
Nagamit ko na ang lahát ng bala ko.
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I have used up all my bullets.
Tatlóng bala ang tuma sa kaniyá.
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Three bullets hit her.

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Makakalimutan mo rin ako balang araw.
Tatoeba Sentence #5299957 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You'll forget about me someday.

Nagtamo ng tatlong bala sa katawan si Tom.
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Tom was shot three times.

Nagamit na ni Tom ang lahat ng mga bala niya.
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Tom used up all his bullets.

Hindi ko alam kailan, pero magaganap iyan balang araw.
Tatoeba Sentence #3049363 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I don't know when, but it'll happen someday.

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