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kaysa

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

Definition for the Tagalog word kaysa:


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[preposition/conjunction]  than (variations: ke``sa, kaysa``); compared to

Root: kaysa
Very Frequent
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Example Sentences Available Icon Kaysa Example Sentences in Tagalog: (10)
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Mas hilig ni Beatrice ang pag-arte kaysa pag-awit.
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Beatrice is more interested in acting than singing.
Iniisip niyá kung minsan na mas mabuti pang mamatáy kaysa sa mabigô.
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Sometimes he thinks that dying would be better than failing.
Bakit malíng magyabáng kung mas mayaman ka kaysa sa ibáng tao
Why is it wrong to brag if you are richer than another person?
Atupagin mo ang pag-aaral mo kaysa iyáng TV. 
Attend to your studies instead of that TV.
Mas nagtátagál si Julie sa loób ng bookstore kaysa sa supermarket.
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Julie stays longer inside a bookstore than in a supermarket.
Gúgustuhín pa ni Rose na mamatáy kaysa magpakasál kay George.
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Rose would rather die than marry George.
Inuuna mo pa ang trabaho kaysa sa akin.
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You give more priority to your work than to me.
Mas marami bang bumoto kay Mary kaysa kay Peter?
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Were there more who voted for Mary than for Peter?
Magbábasá na lang akó kaysa manoód ng TV.
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I'd rather read than watch TV.
Mas mahirap magtu sa mga ba kaysa sa mga matatandâ.
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It is more difficult to teach children than adults.

User-submitted Example Sentences (30):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Mas komplikado kaysa sa iyan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1654280 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It's more complicated than that.


Mas mahirap kaysa sa iniisip mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1688846 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It's more difficult than you think.


Mas mahal niya si Tom kaysa ako.
Tatoeba Sentence #2940943 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She loves Tom more than she loves me.


Mas mahal kita kaysa mahal ka niya.
Tatoeba Sentence #3484784 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I love you more than he loves you.


Mas mabilis kaysa sa malakas ang usa.
Tatoeba Sentence #1843844 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The deer is more rapid than strong.


Mas matanda si Nanay kaysa kay Tatay.
Tatoeba Sentence #3251908 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Mom is older than Dad.


Wala ka bang mas maliit kaysa sa rito?
Tatoeba Sentence #2083612 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Don't you have anything smaller than this?


Pipiliin ko ang mamatay kaysa magnakaw.
Tatoeba Sentence #2940935 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I would rather die than steal from others.


Mas magaling syang swimmer kaysa sa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #1020807 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He is a better swimmer than I.


Mas mabilis siyang tumakbo kaysa sa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #1420471 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He can run faster than me.


Mas mahirap ba ang Ingles kaysa sa Hapon?
Tatoeba Sentence #1875982 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Is English harder than Japanese?


Mas gusto ni Tomas ang kape kaysa sa tsa.
Tatoeba Sentence #1658832 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom likes coffee better than tea.


Mas malalakas ang mga leyon kaysa mga lobo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2929955 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Lions are stronger than wolves.


Mas magaling siya sa matematika kaysa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #2765585 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He is better than me at math.


Mas malakas ako kesa sa kapatid kong lalaki.
Tatoeba Sentence #7742047 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I am stronger than my brother.


Gusto ko mas ang dalandan kaysa sa mansanas.
Tatoeba Sentence #2171214 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I prefer oranges to apples.


Mas barako kaysa yaong kay Juan ang kape ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #6389639 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My coffee is stronger than John's.


Mas gusto ko ang mansanas kaysa sa dalandan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2869358 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I prefer apples to oranges.


Mas gusto ko ang tag-lamig kaysa sa tag-init.
Tatoeba Sentence #4491558 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I like winter better than summer.


Mas mahal ni Jack si Ben kaysa kanyang sarili.
Tatoeba Sentence #3240217 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Jack loves Ben more than himself.


Mas madaling maluto ang sibuyas kaysa patatas.
Tatoeba Sentence #3449545 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Onions cook more quickly than potatoes.


Mas gusto ko ang mainit na tsaa kaysa malamig.
Tatoeba Sentence #3050915 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I like hot tea better than cold.


Mas mataas ka nang kalahating ulo kaysa sa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #1459008 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You're taller than me by half a head.


Mas malaki ang kotseng ito kaysa sa kotseng iyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #3079054 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This car is bigger than that one.


Mas magaling maglaro ng chess si Tom kaysa sa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #2880041 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom plays chess better than me.


Siya ay nakakalangoy nang mas malayo kaysa sa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #2794638 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She can swim further than I can.


Mas malapot ba ang pulot kaysa losyon para sa balat?
Tatoeba Sentence #2844673 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Is honey more viscous than skin lotion?


Tatlong sentimetro kang mas matangkad kaysa sa akin.
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You are three centimetres taller than me.


Mas matanda nang dalawang taon si John kaysa sa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #2783683 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
John is senior to me by two years.


Ang lolo ko'y limang beses na mas matanda kaysa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #2420449 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My grandfather is five times as old as I am.


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Alternate spelling(s):
kesa, keysa
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How to pronounce kaysa:

KAYSA AUDIO CLIP:
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Markup Code:
[rec:9012]
Related Filipino Words:
kaysa sa
Related English Words:
thancompared tocompared
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
kaysang
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