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

Definition for the Tagalog word makakita:

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[verb]  to happen to see; to see; to see one or some or many; to be able to see; to catch sight of; to be able to find

Verb conjugations of makakita:

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Root: kitaConjugation Type: Maka-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
makakita  Play audio #9231
Completed (Past):
nakakita  Play audio #23200
Uncompleted (Present):
nakákakita  Play audio #23201
Contemplated (Future):
makákakita  Play audio #23202
Verb family:
makita  |  
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
Use "makakita" (Actor focus) to mean "to see one or some of many," or to say you saw a non-specific thing.
Use a different verb, "makita" (Object focus), to mean "to see a specific thing." is now on the App Store! TDC Tagalog Dictionary
Example Sentences Available Icon Makakita Example Sentences in Tagalog: (13)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Nakakita siyá ng lalaking kapareho ng kilos niyá!
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He sees a man who acts just like he does!
Hindî siyá makakita.
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She can't see.
Gustó mo bang makakita ng magic?
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Would you like to see some magic / a magic trick?
Nakakita ka na ba ng buháy na patíng?
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Have you ever seen a live shark?
May nakakita sa iyó sa mall kahapon.
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Someone saw you at the mall yesterday.
Hindî siyá nakákakita.
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He is blind.
Sumigáw si Ms. Muffet nang makakita siyá ng gagambá.
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Ms. Muffet screamed when she saw a spider.
Hindî tayo paghíhinalaan ng mga nakakita sa atin.
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Those who saw us won't suspect us.
Hindî makakita si Irene kapág walâ siyáng salamín.
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Irene is practically blind without her glasses.
Nakákakita ka pa ba ng alitaptáp sa siyudád?
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Do you still get to see fireflies in the city?

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Hindi pa ako nakakita ng ganito noon.
Tatoeba Sentence #2944950 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I've never seen anything like this before.

Si Tom ang sinong nakakita sa bangkay.
Tatoeba Sentence #2790092 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom was the one who discovered the body.

Ito ang mga taong nakakita sa pagsabog.
Tatoeba Sentence #2804850 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
These are the people who saw the explosion.

Wala nang nakakita sa kaniya sapul pa noon.
Tatoeba Sentence #4643130 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Nobody has seen him ever since.

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

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How to pronounce makakita:

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Related English Words:
seesseesseeingsawcatch sightcatch sight ofcaught sight ofcatching sight ofcatches sight of
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