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tama

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

Definition for the Tagalog word tama:


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[adjective]  right; correct; proper; enough; all right; exact; reliable; just right
[noun]  right; correct; correct answer; hit
[interjection]  I agree.

Root: tama
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Tama Example Sentences in Tagalog: (21)
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Ta ba itó?
Play audio #39553
 
Is this correct?
Ta na.
Play audio #39550
 
It is all right. / That's enough.
Ta na iyán, Joe.
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That's enough of that, Joe.
Nabigyán na kitá. Ta na.
Play audio #32469 Play audio #32470
 
I already gave you some/it. That's enough already.
Binigyán na kitá. Ta na.
Play audio #28607 Play audio #28608
 
I already gave you some. That's it/enough.
Kailangan mong magdaán sa tamang tawiran.
Play audio #36334
 
You have to get to the right pedestrian crossing.
Hindî ka umuurong, ta?
Play audio #30009 Play audio #30010
 
You're not giving up, are you? / You're not giving up, right?
Pípirmá akó dahil itó ang tamang gawín.
Play audio #34934 Play audio #34935
 
I will sign because it's the right thing to do.
Udyukán natin ang mga kakandidato na gawín ang ta.
Play audio #32748 Play audio #32749
 
Let's persuade those running for office to do the right thing.
Ta ba siyá?
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Is she correct?
Itatakdâ nilá sa pulong ang mga pamantayan ng ta at malî.
Play audio #38941
 
They will set the standards of right and wrong in the meeting.
Naglunsád ang gobyerno ng mekanismo sa tamang pagbubuwís
The government launched a mechanism for proper taxation.
Manlabán kung sa palagáy mo ay ta ka
Defend yourself if you think you are right.
Punuan ng tamang sagót ang mga patláng
Fill in the correct answers in the blanks.
Mamuhay ka lang nang ta
Just live right.

User-submitted Example Sentences (22):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Biro ito, tama?
Tatoeba Sentence #4491548 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This is a joke, right?


Tama ang sagot mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2844349 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Your answer is right.


Isip ko'y tama ka.
Tatoeba Sentence #1800984 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I think you're right.


Ang sagot mo'y tama.
Tatoeba Sentence #2964339 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Your answer is correct.


Ginawa nila ang tama.
Tatoeba Sentence #1698703 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
They did the right thing.


Maaaring tama si Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #2929961 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom could be right.


Inaamin kong tama siya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1786820 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I admit that he is right.


Kapag tama ka, tama ka.
Tatoeba Sentence #3243775 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
When you're right, you're right.


Kapag tama ka, tama ka.
Tatoeba Sentence #3243775 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
When you're right, you're right.


Sa kasalukuyan, tama ka.
Tatoeba Sentence #1659661 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You're right for now.


Kaya, tama rin pala ako!
Tatoeba Sentence #2915127 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I was right too, then!


Tama na ako; busog na ako.
Tatoeba Sentence #1728933 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I've had enough, so my stomach is full.


Pumili ka ng tamang salita!
Tatoeba Sentence #1688843 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Choose the right word!


Tama na ba ang dinadaanan ko?
Tatoeba Sentence #3567294 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Am I going the right way?


Dapat palaging gawin ang tama.
Tatoeba Sentence #1600310 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You should always do what is right.


Hindi ako sigurado kung ito'y tama.
Tatoeba Sentence #2917650 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm not sure if this is correct.


Dumating siya sa paaralan sa tamang oras.
Tatoeba Sentence #2946615 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He arrived at school exactly on time.


Inaasahan kong mali ka, pero alam kong tama ka.
Tatoeba Sentence #4444162 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I wish you were wrong, but I know that you're right.


Anumang sabi ng diksiyunaryo'y di parating tama.
Tatoeba Sentence #1830087 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
What a dictionary says is not always right.


Parang di tama iyon. Nagbabakasyon pa siya sa Hawaii.
Tatoeba Sentence #1765013 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
That can't be right. He's still on vacation in Hawaii.


Isip kong kakaiba ang pangungusap na Hapon, pero dahil sinulat ng Hapon, akala ko'y tama.
Tatoeba Sentence #1808393 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I found the Japanese sentence weird, but since it was written by a native, I thought that it was probably correct.


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How to pronounce tama:

TAMA AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #4824
Markup Code:
[rec:4824]
Related Filipino Words:
pataamatstámang-tatumatamaanmatamaanitamagtaTama napatamaan
Related English Words:
enoughproperjust righthitrightcorrectcorrect answerreliableexacti agreeagree
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
tamang
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