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lang

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

Definition for the Tagalog word lang:


lang  Play audio #2396Save to Flash Cards
[enclitic]  only; just; alone; right (here/there)
*Note: common shortened form of the word "lamang"

Root: lang
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Lang Example Sentences in Tagalog: (112)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Akó lang ang pinapangalanang testigo sa kaso.
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I am the only one being identified as witness in the case.
Sumagót ka lang kapág tinátanóng ka.
Play audio #30875 Play audio #30876
 
Only answer when you're being asked.
Maiiwan na lang akó.
Play audio #36445
 
I will just stay behind.
Kúkumpirmahín ko lang, may gustó ka ba sa akin?
Play audio #30069 Play audio #30070
 
I would just like to confirm, do you like me?
Maliít na bahagi lang ng ibinebentang droga ang nasásamsám.
Play audio #32230 Play audio #32231
 
Only a small portion of the sold drugs is seized.
Hindî siyá inirekomenda dahil lang sa hitsura niyá.
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He wasn't recommended simply because of his looks.
Ayaw kong magíng tauhan lang niyá.
Play audio #36077
 
I don't want to be just his subordinate.
Magtátrabaho ka ba o mangangarap ka lang?
Play audio #34942 Play audio #34943
 
Will you work or will you just dream?
Siyám lang ang dumaló sa pagdiriwang ng kaarawán ni Sophida.
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Only nine came to Sophida's birthday party.
Tatapusin ko na lang itó sa bahay.
Play audio #31195 Play audio #31196
 
I'll just finish this off at home.
Gustó ko lang siguruhin na maayos ang lagáy mo.
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I just want to make sure that you're okay.
Tatlóng buwán lang umere ang palabás nilá.
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Their show aired only for three months.
Huwág kang magsalitâ, makiníg ka lang.
Play audio #28875 Play audio #28876
 
Don't speak, just listen.
May hiníhintáy lang akó.
Play audio #27755 Play audio #27756
 
I'm just waiting for someone / something.
Nagpahingá lang kamí (nang) sandalî.
Play audio #32009 Play audio #32010
 
We just rested for a while.

User-submitted Example Sentences (50):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Sige lang!
Tatoeba Sentence #7446791 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Just go ahead!


Iyon lang ba?
Tatoeba Sentence #2946655 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Is that all?


Pera lamang iyan.
Tatoeba Sentence #3261325 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It's only money.


Kakatapos ko lang.
Tatoeba Sentence #5361340 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I just finished.


Nagbibiro lang ako.
Tatoeba Sentence #5361342 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm just joking.


Uupo ka lamang dito.
Tatoeba Sentence #1851902 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You have only to sit here.


Kakaalis lang ng bus.
Tatoeba Sentence #5296216 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The bus just left.


Pangarap lamang iyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #1838915 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It's only a dream.


Panaginip lamang iyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #1838916 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It's only a dream.


Iniisip ko lamang ikaw.
Tatoeba Sentence #1814047 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm only thinking of you.


Diretso lang ang tingin.
Tatoeba Sentence #4560112 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Look straight ahead.


Gusto ko lamang matulog.
Tatoeba Sentence #2955353 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I just want to get some sleep.


Madali lang sagutin iyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #2948410 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It was easy to answer.


Ito'y pisapapeles lamang.
Tatoeba Sentence #1453521 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This is just a paperweight.


Oras lamang ang magsasabi.
Tatoeba Sentence #1837700 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Only time will tell.


Konti lang ang salita niya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1616247 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He is spare in words.


Lumakad lamang ako papunta.
Tatoeba Sentence #2772589 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I was going on foot.


Katatanghalian ko pa lamang.
Tatoeba Sentence #2829237 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I have just eaten lunch.


Saging lamang ang kinain ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #4650524 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I ate only bananas.


Kung may hardin lamang tayo!
Tatoeba Sentence #2842509 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
If only we had a garden!


Sarili lang nya iniisip nya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1034913 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He thinks only about himself.


May isang binti lamang si Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #2838107 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom had only one leg.


Hindi lamang iyan ang problema.
Tatoeba Sentence #3196925 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
That's not the only problem.


Isang bagay lamang ang nais ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #7633045 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I only want one thing.


Katatanggap ko lang ang balita.
Tatoeba Sentence #2769243 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I just got the news.


Katatawag lang sa akin ng pulis.
Tatoeba Sentence #3079016 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I just got a call from the police.


May dalawang dolyar lamang tayo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2800135 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We have only two dollars.


Ikaw ay isang estudyante lamang.
Tatoeba Sentence #2937584 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You are nothing but a student.


Pagwawalis lamang ang gagawin mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1369538 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
All you have to do is sweep the floor.


Ikaw lamang ang makakagawa niyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #1823822 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You're the only one who can do it.


Konti lang ang libro kong Ingles.
Tatoeba Sentence #1617505 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I have a few English books.


Iyon lamang ang gusto kong gawin.
Tatoeba Sentence #1820285 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It is all I want to do.


Siya lamang ang dumating sa parti.
Tatoeba Sentence #2842474 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He was the only one who came to the party.


Pipindutin mo lamang itong butones.
Tatoeba Sentence #1619133 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You have only to push this button.


Sa totoo lang, hindi ko talaga alam.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214145 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Actually, I do not really know.


Ginagawa ko lamang ang aking trabaho.
Tatoeba Sentence #3278777 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm just doing my job.


Tatlong araw na lamang bago ang Pasko.
Tatoeba Sentence #2918987 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It's only three days till Christmas.


Sabihin mo na lang sa kanya ang totoo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2929880 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Just tell him the truth.


Tatlong araw na lamang bago ang Pasko.
Tatoeba Sentence #2918987 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It's only three days until Christmas.


Konti lang ang alam ko sa pagkatao nya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1020798 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We know little of his personal history.


Kababalik ko lamang galing sa paaralan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1681198 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I have just come back from school.


Ang paghinga lamang ay hindi kabuhayan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2099344 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Merely to breathe does not mean to live.


Kakakita ko lang ang aklat na binili mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #7742050 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I've just seen the book you bought.


Sa harap lamang ng tindahan ang estasyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #1783580 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The shop is just in front of the station.


Bago ko lang natanggap ang iyong mensahe.
Tatoeba Sentence #2765477 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I just got your message.


Kaaalis lamang ni Inay para mag-shopping.
Tatoeba Sentence #3233540 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Mother has just gone out shopping.


Malimit na ako'y kalahating gising lamang.
Tatoeba Sentence #1353429 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm often only half-awake.


Di ko lang talaga alam kung ano sasabihin.
Tatoeba Sentence #5299930 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I just don't know what to say.


Ngayon lamang siya dumating. Nalaman mo ba?
Tatoeba Sentence #2782083 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He came home just now. Didn't you know that?


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Alternate spelling(s):
lamang, lng
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.


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How to pronounce lang:

LANG AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #2396
Markup Code:
[rec:2396]
Related Filipino Words:
na langpa langlamangkanalang
Related English Words:
onlyjustalonerightright hereright there
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