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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
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Kaysa Example Sentences in Tagalog: (9)
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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 (44):
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 matanda si Nanay kaysa kay Tatay.
Tatoeba Sentence #3251908 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Mom is older than Dad.


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


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


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


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


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


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 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.


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


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


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.
Tatoeba Sentence #1794164 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You are three centimetres taller than me.


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.


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 ginagawa mo'y mas importante kaysa sa sinasabi mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1885347 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
What you do is more important than what you say.


Mas madali sa akin ang magpranses kaysa sa mag-ingles.
Tatoeba Sentence #1593308 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I find it much easier to speak French than English.


May maraming magagandang babae sa Shanghai kaysa sa Tokyo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2971924 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
There are many more beautiful ladies in Shanghai than in Tokyo.


Anong sasabihin ay mas importante kaysa sa paano sasabihin.
Tatoeba Sentence #1698728 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
What to say is more important than how to say it.


Higit na maikli ang kanyang hintuturo kaysa palasingsingan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2832062 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
His index finger is shorter than his ring finger.


Mas pipiliin ko ang pamamasyal kaysa sa panonood ng palabas.
Tatoeba Sentence #3086375 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I prefer going for a walk to seeing the movie.


Baka mas malusog kumain ng papkorn kaysa sa kumain ng poteyto tsip.
Tatoeba Sentence #1889422 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It's probably healthier to eat popcorn than it is to eat potato chips.


Ang aklat na ito ay hindi kasing-interesante kaysa sa aklat na iyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #2816119 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This book isn't as interesting as that book.


Higit na maikli ang kanyang hintuturo kaysa sa kanyang palasingsingan.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214381 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
His index finger is smaller than his ring finger.


Para sa kanya, ang baha ay nagdudulot ng mas kaunting takot kaysa lindol.
Tatoeba Sentence #2760443 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
For her, floods frighten less than earthquakes.


Sampung beses na mas maraming salitang Ingles ang alam niya kaysa sa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #1641615 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She knows ten times as many English words as I do.


Kahit gaanong magaling ka, palaging may taong higit na magaling kaysa sa iyo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2810731 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
No matter how good you are, there will always be people who are better than you.


Mas maraming Budista sa Aleman ngayon kaysa sa mga taong marunong gumawa ng tsokolateng keyk.
Tatoeba Sentence #1358965 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
There are more Buddhists in Germany today than people who know how to make a good chocolate cake.


Gusto ng mga uwak ang Tokyo dahil mas mainit sa siyudad kaysa sa suburbiya, at mailaw sa gabi.
Tatoeba Sentence #2028871 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Crows like Tokyo because it is warmer in the city than in the suburbs, and it's bright at night.


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

KAYSA AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #9012
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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