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

Definition for the Tagalog word kababayan:

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[noun]  compatriot; countryman; countrywoman; fellow citizen

Root: bayan
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Very Frequent
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

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Ang kababayan niyá ang nagtraydór sa kaniyá
It was her compatriot who betrayed her.
Marami ka bang nakilalang kababayan Pinóy sa Italya
Did you meet many fellow Filipinos in Italy?
Bumalík akó para makapiling ang mga kababayan ko
I came back to be among my own people.
Naáapéktuhán din ng COVID-19 ang mga kababayan ko
COVID-19 is also affecting my countrymen.
Alternate spelling(s):
kabayan, kabababayan
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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Related English Words:
compatriotcountrymancountrymencountrywomanfellow citizen
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