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

Definition for the Tagalog word kuko:

kukó  Play audio #818Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  fingernail; toenail; nail; hoof; claw; talon

Root: kuko
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Ginúgupít dapat ang mga kukó kapág maha na
Fingernails should be cut when they're already long.

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Tinitigan niya ang kanyang mga kuko.
Tatoeba Sentence #3033165 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She stared at her nails.

Huwag mong kagatin ang iyong mga kuko.
Tatoeba Sentence #2428035 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Don't bite your nails.

Hindi ko kayang magputol ng kuko at magplantsa nang sabay.
Tatoeba Sentence #2767158 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I can't cut my nails and do the ironing at the same time!

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How to pronounce kuko:

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Related Filipino Words:
panggupít ng kukóhinukhán
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