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pag-ibig

Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word pag-ibig in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word pag-ibig:


pag-ibig  Play audio #988Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  love; romantic love; romantic affection

Root: ibig
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Pag-ibig" suggests a more intense level of love and when directed at people would most likely mean romantic love. "Pagmamahál" is more general in application.

You can have "pagmamahal" towards everyone you know, but it would sound improper if you'd have "pag-ibig" towards your parents, siblings, children, relatives, and friends other than that special someone in your life.

String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Pag-ibig Example Sentences in Tagalog: (13)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Nadáramá mo ba ang pag-ibig ko sa iyó?
Play audio #28062 Play audio #28061
 
Can you feel my love for you?
Masakít ang masawî sa pag-ibig.
Play audio #30103 Play audio #30104
 
It hurts to have a broken heart.
Ginagapî ng pag-ibig ang poót.
Play audio #35103 Play audio #35104
 
Love overpowers hate.
Maibábalík mo ba ang pag-ibig na dati mong nadamá?
Play audio #30554 Play audio #30555
 
Can you regain the love you once felt?
Hindî kailanmán nabibigô ang pag-ibig.
Play audio #34978 Play audio #34980
 
Love never fails.
Hindî nabíbilí ang pag-ibig ko.
Play audio #31920 Play audio #31921
 
My love can't be bought.
Dapat bang madaliín ang pag-ibig
Should love be rushed?
Malapit na bang magla ang pag-ibig mo sa akin
Is your love for me disappearing?
Inilarawan ni Bobby ang buhay pag-ibig niyá
Bobby described his love life.
mga makalumáng awit ng pag-ibig 
old-fashioned love songs
Mahalagá ba sa pag-ibig ang edád
Does age matter in love?
Hindî mo makákalimutan ang una mong pag-ibig.
Play audio #29509 Play audio #29510
 
You will never forget your first love.
Nakaranas ka na ba ng kabiguan sa pag-ibig?
Play audio #30238 Play audio #30239
 
Have you already experienced failure in your love life?

User-submitted Example Sentences (5):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Ang kailangan niya ay hindi pera, ngunit pag-ibig.
Tatoeba Sentence #2794659 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
What he needs is not money but love.


Hindi mabubuhay ang mga makata nang walang pag-ibig.
Tatoeba Sentence #2809520 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Poets cannot live without love.


Walang bansa sa daigdig na ito'y ang pag-ibig ay hindi nagawang manunula ang mga mangingibig.
Tatoeba Sentence #6388389 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
There is no country in this world where love has not turned lovers into poets.


Ang pag-ibig ay umuusbong mula sa pag-ibig. Kung gusto kong mahalin ako ng ibang tao, ako mismo ang unang magmahal.
Tatoeba Sentence #3234177 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Love comes from love. When I want others to love me, I myself love first.


Ang pag-ibig ay umuusbong mula sa pag-ibig. Kung gusto kong mahalin ako ng ibang tao, ako mismo ang unang magmahal.
Tatoeba Sentence #3234177 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Love comes from love. When I want others to love me, I myself love first.


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


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How to pronounce pag-ibig:

PAG-IBIG AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #988
Markup Code:
[rec:988]
Related Filipino Words:
ibigibig sabihinumibigibiginpag-íibigánmaibiganmakaibigpakikipagkaibigan
Related English Words:
loveromantic loveaffectionromantic affection
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