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

Definition for the Tagalog word bangka:

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[noun]  boat; native boat; traditional Filipino boat with no sail

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Ibinilí ni Cardo ng bagong bangkâ ang kaniyáng amá.
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Cardo bought his father a new boat.
Lumúlubóg ang bangkâ!
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The boat is sinking!
May natanáw akóng bangkâ malapit sa tabíng-dagat.
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I saw boats near the coastline.
Alín sa mga bangkâ sa aplaya ang gagamitin natin?
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Which of the boats on the waterfront will we use?
Binanggâ ng napakatuling barkóng pangkargamento ang malakíng bangkáng pangisdâ.
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A cargo ship cruising at full speed collided with a huge fishing boat.
Ayaw lumutang ng bangkáng papél.
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The paper boat won't float.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Dinala niya ako sa isla nang bangka niya.
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He took me over to the island in his boat.

Natawid niya ang Karagatang Pasipiko nang bangka.
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She was able to cross the Pacific Ocean by boat.

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How to pronounce bangka:

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Markup Code:
Related Filipino Words:
mamangkâbangkáng pangisdâmagbangkâ
Related English Words:
boatnative boatfilipino boat
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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