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

Definition for the Tagalog word buto:

butó  Play audio #1936Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  bone; seed

Root: buto
Very Frequent
Example Sentences Available Icon Buto Example Sentences in Tagalog: (6)
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Natagpuán sa kuweba ang mga butó ng sinaunang tao.
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The bones of a prehistoric human was discovered in the cave.
Heto ang butó ng manggá na maaa mong itaním sa inyóng líkod-bahay
Here are the mango seeds that you can plant in your backyard.
Binigyán niyá akó ng mga butó para masimulán ko na ang pagtataním
He gave me different seeds so I could start planting.
Pangá ang pinakamatigás na butó sa katawán ng tao
The jawbone is the hardest bone in a person's body.
Inilibíng ng aso ang butó sa hardín
The dog buried the bone in the garden.
Iipunin ko ang mga butó ng mansanas kasí itátaním ko.
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I will save the apple seeds because I will plant them.

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Ang mga prutas ay may mga buto sa loob.
Tatoeba Sentence #2927085 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Fruits have seeds in them.

Siya ay may matitibay na buto at ngipin.
Tatoeba Sentence #2824499 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He has strong bones and teeth.

Nililibing ng aming aso ang kanyang mga buto sa hardin.
Tatoeba Sentence #3160632 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Our dog buries its bones in the garden.

Ang isdang ito ay may maraming maliliit na buto sa katawan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2798352 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This fish has a lot of small bones in it.

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