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

Definition for the Tagalog word pelikula:

pelíkulá  Play audio #1511Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  movie; film

Root: pelikula
String frequency indicator:

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This string is used much more frequently in formal content than casual content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Pelikula Example Sentences in Tagalog: (31)
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Ináabangán ko ang súsunód na pelíkulá ni James Bond.
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I am anticipating the next James Bond movie.
Hindî ko tinapos ang pelíkulá.
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I did not watch the movie till the end.
Ginágampanán niyá ang papél ng kontrabida sa pelíkulá.
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She's playing the role of a villain in the movie.
Nauumay na si Michelle sa pelíkuláng pinápanoód niyá.
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Michelle is getting sick of the movie she's watching.
Napanoód mo ba ang hulíng pelíkulá ni Elizabeth Taylor?
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Did you see the last film of Elizabeth Taylor?
Sa pelíkulá, pinagkaloobán siyá ng kapangyarihan.
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In the movie, he was granted power.
Maíiyák ka sa pelíkuláng iyón.
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That movie will make you cry.
Saán kinunan ang pelíkulá?
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Where was the movie shot?
Sino ang magsásagawâ ng rebyú ng pelíkulá?
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Who will review the movie?
Binubuô na niyá ang pangarap niyáng pelíkulá.
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He's completing his dream movie.
Nakákatakot ang pelíkulá.
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The movie was/is scary.
Saán ko mapápanoód ang pelíkulá?
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Where can I watch the film?
Tinagurián si Jose Nepomuceno bilang "Amá ng Pelíkuláng Filipino."
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Jose Nepomuceno was hailed as the "Father of Philippine Movies."
Hindî akó nag-enjóy sa pinanoód na pelíkulá.
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I didn't enjoy the movie that I watched.
Púpunuín ng direktór ng mga magagandáng eksena ang pelíkulá.
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The director will fill the film with gorgeous scenes.

User-submitted Example Sentences (6):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Gusto mo ng pelikula?
Tatoeba Sentence #1369428 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Do you like movies?

Ang pelikulang iyan ay para sa mga bata.
Tatoeba Sentence #2815967 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
That film is for children.

May halagang makita ang bagong pelikula niya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1789318 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
His new film is worth seeing.

Para sa matatanda itong pelikula, di para sa bata.
Tatoeba Sentence #1789639 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This movie is for adults, not for children.

Gusto mo ba ng mga pelikulang siyensiyang piksiyon?
Tatoeba Sentence #4650253 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Do you like science fiction movies?

Napanood ko ang pelikulang iyan matagal na panahon na ang nakaraan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2782250 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I saw that film long ago.

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