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

Definition for the Tagalog word batas:

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[noun]  law; decree; act; regulation; rule

Root: batas
String frequency indicator:

Very Frequent
This string is used more frequently in formal content than casual content.?

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Isáng taón nang ipinápatupád ang batás na nagbabawal sa catcalling.
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The anti-catcalling law has been in force for one year.
Sumunód tayo sa mga awtoridád at batás.
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Let's obey the authorities and laws.
Naníniwa kamí sa mga batás na umiral noón.
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We believe in laws that existed before.
Nahuli si Anne kasí hindî siyá sumunód sa batás trápikó.
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Anne got apprehended because she did not follow traffic rules.
Lahát tayo ay dapat sumunód sa batás.
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All of us must obey the law.
Ang batás ay dapat ipinápatupád.
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The law should be enforced.
Naituring siyáng mambabatas, pero waláng alám sa batás.
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He was considered a legislator, but knew nothing about the law.
Nakúkulóng ang taong waláng galang sa batás.
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A person who doesn't respect the law goes to jail.
Waláng kaparusaháng itinatakdâ ang batás tungkól dito.
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There's no punishment prescribed in the law about this.
Bíbigyáng-diín sa klase ang pagsunód sa batás.
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The observance of law will be emphasized in the class.
Magbubunsód ng kaguluhan ang hindî pagtupád sa batás.
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Violation of law will spark chaos.
Hindî lálagdaán ng pangulo ang pánukaláng batás sa diborsiyó.
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The president will not sign the proposed bill on divorce.
Karapatán ng gobyerno na magpatupád ng mga batás.
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It is the government's right to enforce laws.
Dapat na magtamó ng pagkilala ang mga mabuting alagád ng batás
Good law enforcers should receive recognition.
Pangasiwaan ang negosyo nang naaayon sa batás
Manage the business in accordance with the law.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Iyan ay labag sa batas.
Tatoeba Sentence #2808544 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
That's against the law.

Marahil sa ibang sansinukob, ang mga batas pang-agham ay pawang iba na lahat sa ating perspektibo ay hindi pamilyar.
Tatoeba Sentence #1467224 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Maybe in another universe, the physical laws are so different that everything from our point of view looks unfamiliar.

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How to pronounce batas:

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Related Filipino Words:
Salígang-Batásmambabataspánukálang-batásbatás-trapikóbatasanisabatásalagád ng batásbatás militármaisabatáspagsasabatás
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