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

Definition for the Tagalog word minsan:

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[adverb]  once; sometime; sometimes; once in a while; one time

Root: minsan
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
1.) When used with a verb in the infinitive/imperative, the past tense, or the future tense, it means "once" or "sometime" (1x).
2.) When used with a verb in the present tense, it means "once in a while" or "sometimes" (2x+).
See examples below.

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Example Sentences Available Icon Minsan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (23)
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Minsan nakákasama si James kapág nagpúpuntá akó sa London.
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At times James is able to join me when I go to London.
Minsan nawawalâ ni Anna ang su ng bahay.
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Sometimes Anna misplaces the house key.
Minsan masakít tanggapín ang katotohanan.
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Sometimes the truth is painful to accept.
Sige, magkita tayo minsan.
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OK, let's see each other sometime.
Minsan nagkita kamí ni Alice sa mall.
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Once Alice and I saw each other at the mall.
Minsan nakita kamí ni Alice sa mall.
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One time Alice saw us at the mall.
Si James ay nakausap ni Anna minsan.
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Anna was able to talk with James once.
Bibisita akó sa kanilá minsan.
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I will visit them (at home) sometime.
Minsan nakikita kamí ni Alice sa mall.
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Sometimes Alice sees us at the mall.
Ni minsan, hindî iyán pumasok sa aking isip.
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Not once did that ever enter my mind.
Minsan siyáng tinagurián bilang pinakamabilís na babae sa Asya.
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She was once hailed as the fastest woman in Asia.
Dalawin mo namán kamí minsan
Please visit us sometime.
Minsan pa, kákawayán niyá ang sikát na banda
Once more, she will wave at the famous band.
Hiníhirám ni Rose ang hikaw ko minsan
Rose borrows my earrings at times.
Minsan pa lang akóng umibig
I have only fallen in love once.

User-submitted Example Sentences (7):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Oo, kung minsan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1349259 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Yes, sometimes.

Minsan, nananalo ang kasamaan.
Tatoeba Sentence #4560126 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Evil sometimes wins.

Kung minsan, hindi ko siya maintindihan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1607452 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I don't understand him sometimes.

Bumisita ka nga kaya sa amin kung minsan sa bakasyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #1853508 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Please come and see us sometime during the vacation.

Kung minsan nawawalan tayo ng pasensiya para sa matatanda.
Tatoeba Sentence #1383709 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We sometimes lack patience with old people.

Sa klase ng Ingles, minsan umuupo kaming pabilog para pag-usapan ang librong binabasa namin.
Tatoeba Sentence #1764932 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
In English class, sometimes we sit in a circle to talk about a book we are reading.

May naniniwala na may parte sa utak at ito ay responsable para sa mga insulto at ito ay mas aktibo sa ibang tao. Ito ay sakit at kung minsan ay endemik sa buong rasa.
Tatoeba Sentence #2172958 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Some believe that there is a brain part that is responsible for insults and it is more active in some people. It is a sickness, sometimes endemic in an entire race.

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How to pronounce minsan:

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Related Filipino Words:
pamínsan-minsankahit minsanmiminsannoóng minsanminsan pá
Related English Words:
one timesometimesonce in a whilesometime
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