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

Definition for the Tagalog word tabi:

tabí  Play audio #3384Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  side; edge
[preposition]  beside

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Example Sentences Available Icon Tabi Example Sentences in Tagalog: (11)
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Dito ka tumayô sa tabí ko.
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Stand here beside me.
Naupô si Rose sa tabí ko.
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Rose sat beside me.
Ipóst mo itó sa tabí ng pintô. (Taglish)
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Post this beside the door.
Lumipat ka dito sa tabí ko.
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Move over here beside me.
Doón ka umupô sa tabí ni Tom.
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Sit over there beside Tom.
Dito ka umupô sa tabí ko at sabayán mo akóng kumain.
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Sit here beside me and eat with me.
Napápansín namin na si Jack ay madalás umuupô sa tabí ni Jill.
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We've been noticing that Jack often takes his seat beside Jill.
Dito sa tabí ng pintô mo ilálagáy ang iyóng sapatos.
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Here beside the door is where you should put your shoes.
Sa tabí ng pintô humihigâ ang aso kapág gustó niyáng matulog.
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The dog curls up beside the door when it wants to sleep.
Umalís ka sa tabí ko!
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Stay away from me!

User-submitted Example Sentences (7):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Tumindig siya sa tabi niya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1688880 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She stood close to him.

Ang kutsara sa tabi ng tinidor ay marumi.
Tatoeba Sentence #7742051 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The spoon beside the fork is dirty.

Ang bahay niya'y nasa timugang tabi ng ilog.
Tatoeba Sentence #1820552 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
His house is on the south side of the river.

Tinitingnan ko ang lupa sa tabi ng kaibigan ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #1821313 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I look at the land beside my friend.

Humahaginit sa tabi ng bintana sa kusina ang mga bubuyog.
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Bees always buzz near the kitchen window.

Nagpunta kami sa tabi ng ilog para makita ang bulaklak ng seresa.
Tatoeba Sentence #1822357 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We went to see the cherry blossoms along the river.

Noong bata pa ako, may itim na baboy na nakabakod sa tabi ng bahay namin.
Tatoeba Sentence #1916816 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
When I was a kid, there was a black pig in a pen beside our house.

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How to pronounce tabi:

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Related Filipino Words:
Pasintabi pôkatabíitabíisantabítumabímagkatabítabí-tabímagtabítabihántabingî
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