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

Definition for the Tagalog word kailanganin:

kailanganin  Play audio #18797Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to need something; to require something

Verb conjugations of kailanganin:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: kailanganConjugation Type: -In Verb
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
kailanganin  Play audio #18797
kinailangan  Play audio #18798
kinákailangan  Play audio #18799
kákailanganin  Play audio #18800
Verb family:
mangailangan  |  
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Kailanganin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (13)
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Kinailangan kong magpápalít ng salapî.
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I had to exchange currency.
Maglaán kayó ng kinakailangang paliwanag.
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Provide the needed explanation.
Kunin mo itóng pera at baka kailanganin mo.
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Take this money as you might need it.
Kinailangan ni Liz na magkonsulta sa doctor.
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Liz had to consult a doctor.
Hindî kinákailangan na magsapatos ka.
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It is not required of you to wear shoes.
Kákailanganin mo ba ang tulong ko?
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Would you be needing my help?
Kákailanganin mo pa ba itó?
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Would you still be needing / have any use for this?
Kinákailangan kong makausap si David.
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I need to talk to David.
Kinailangan kong magtu noóng Martés.
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I had to teach (a class) last Tuesday.
Kinailangan ni Richard na magpahingá nang isáng buwán pagkatapos niyáng magkasakít.
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Richard needed to rest for a month after he got sick.
Kákailanganin mo ang malakíng halagá para makabilí ng bahay ngayón.
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You will need a large amount of money to be able to buy a house nowadays.
Hindî mo kinákailangan na magpaalam pa kung kailangan mong kumain.
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You don't need to ask permission anymore if you need to eat.
Huwág kang umalís kasí bakâ kailanganin ng tatay mo ang tulong mo mamayâ.
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Don't go out because your father might need your help later.

User-submitted Example Sentences (8):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Hindi na iyan kakailanganin.
Tatoeba Sentence #2808575 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
That won't be necessary.

Kakailanganin niyang pumunta riyan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2810724 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He will have to go there.

Kinailangan kong alagaan ang kanyang sanggol.
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I had to take care of her baby.

Kakailanganin kong kanselahin ang aking tagpuan.
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I'm going to have to cancel my appointment.

Kinailangan kong bigyan si Tom ng kaunting tulong.
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I had to give Tom a little help.

Kinailangan kong maglakad papunta roon dahil nasiraan ako ng kotse.
Tatoeba Sentence #3585855 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I had to walk there because my car broke down.

Hindi ko kinailangang magdilig ng mga bulaklak. Katatapos ko lamang ay biglang umulan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1643032 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I need not have watered the flowers. Just after I finished, it stared raining.

Hindi kinailangang pintahin ni Tom ang bakod. Iyon ay inalis nila isang linggo pagkatapos niyang pintahin.
Tatoeba Sentence #2763494 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom didn't need to paint the fence. They tore it down a week after he painted it.

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needneed somethingneedsneededneedingdemanddemandsdemandeddemandingrequirerequiresrequiredrequiringnecessaryto be necessary
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