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

Definition for the Tagalog word katabi:

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[adjective]  next to; adjacent; near; beside; close to; by one's side

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Natuwâ akó na katabí ni Lita si Rita sa bus.
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I was glad Rita was Lita's seatmate on the bus.
Sino ang magiging katabí ni Portia sa klase?
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Who will Portia be sitting next to in class?
Anó ang ibinulóng sa iyó ng iyóng katabí?
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What did your seatmate whisper to you?
Hindî ko ináasahan na katabí ni Marlon ang kaniyáng karibál.
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I wasn't expecting that Marlon was seated next to his rival.
Inilipat ko ang mga damít mo sa katabíng aparadór.
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I transferred your clothes to the adjacent closet.

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Nakatira siya sa nayong katabi ng Osaka.
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He lives in a village near Osaka.

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How to pronounce katabi:

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Related Filipino Words:
tabíPasintabi pôtumabítabí-tabíitabímagtabítabihánisantabímagkatabímagkakatabí
Related English Words:
adjacentnearbesideclose toby one's sidenext toadjacent to
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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