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

Definition for the Tagalog word kasi:

kasí  Play audio #2103Save to Flash Cards
[enclitic]  because; because of

Root: kasi
String frequency indicator:

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

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Hindî tayo makákapasok kasí nakakandado siyá.
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We won't be able to get in because it's locked / padlocked.
Taksíl siyá kasí sa kalaban siyá kumampí.
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He is a traitor because he sided with the enemy.
Batiin mo si John kasí kaarawán niyá ngayón.
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Greet John because it's his birthday today.
Púpuntá kamí sa mall kasí makíkipagkita kamí kay Tony.
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We are going to the mall because we will meet up with Tony.
Bakâ patáy na yung dagâ kasí hindî na siyá gumágaláw.
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Maybe the rat is already dead because it is not moving anymore.
Dapat matuwâ ka kasí nakapasá ka sa Algebra.
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You should be thrilled because you passed Algebra.
Tinanggihán ko yung ice cream kasí busóg na akó.
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I passed up the ice cream because I was already full.
Hindî kitá kayang tanggihán kasí mahál kitá.
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I can't say no to you because I love you.
Hindî makabilí si Tom ng bisikleta kasí kulang ang pera niyá.
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Tom couldn't buy a bicycle because he does not have enough money.
Nanatili siyáng dalaga kasí takot siyáng magpakasál.
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She remained single because she's afraid to get married.
Lakasán mo kasí hindî ka niyá madídiníg / maririníg
Make it louder because otherwise, he won't be able to hear you.
Dinalhán ko ng regalo si Kate kasí kaarawán niyá
I brought a gift to Kate because it's her birthday.
Galing akó sa embassy kasí pinatatakán ko ang passport ko
I came from the embassy because I had my passport stamped.
Pinagtawanán ang mang-aawit kasí desintunado siyá
They laughed at the singer because she was out of tune.
Papuntá akó sa embassy kasí magpapataták akó ng passport ko
I am on my way to the embassy because I am going to have my passport stamped.

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Hindi siya kasing tangkad mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1714004 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He is not so tall as you.

Kumuha ako ng taksi kasi umuulan.
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I took a taxi since it was raining.

Ang pagkaing Intsik ay hindi bawas nang kasing ganda ng pagkaing Pranses.
Tatoeba Sentence #1453503 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Chinese food is no less nice than French food is.

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Alternate spelling(s):
kc, kase, kse, ksi, kce, kci
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How to pronounce kasi:

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Related English Words:
becausebecause of
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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