100 Basic Tagalog Vocabularies

We believe in learning the most important vocabularies first to start off your learning journey on the right foot. The list below contains 100 of the most frequently used Tagalog vocabularies. For more vocabularies like that, check out our yellow vocabulary book towards the end of this page.

EnglishTagalog
Iako
youikaw
hesiya (lalaki)
shesiya (babae)
itito
wetayo
youkayo
theysila
whatano
whosino
wheresaan
whybakit
howpaano
whichalin
whenkailan
thenpagkatapos
ifkung
reallytalaga
butpero
becausedahil
nothindi
thisito
thatiyon
alllahat
oro
andat
to knowalamin
to thinkmag-isip
to comedumating
to putilagay
to takekumuha
to findhanapin
to listenmakinig
to workmagtrabaho
to talkmagsalita
to givemagbigay
to likegustuhin
to helptumulong
to lovemagmahal
to calltumawag sa telepono
to waitmaghintay
0sero
1isa
2dalawa
3tatlo
4apat
5lima
6anim
7pito
8walo
9siyam
10sampu
11labing-isa
12labing-dalawa
13labing-tatlo
14labing-apat
15labing-lima
16labing-anim
17labing-pito
18labing-walo
19labing-siyam
20dalawampu
newbago
oldluma
fewkaunti
manymarami
wrongmali
correcttama
badmasama
goodmabuti
happymasaya
shortmaikli
longmahaba
smallmaliit
bigmalaki
theredoon
heredito
rightkanan
leftkaliwa
beautifulmaganda
youngbata
oldmatanda
hellokumusta
okok
of coursesiyempre
bye byepaalam
good byepaalam
excuse mepasintabi
sorrypaumanhin
thank yousalamat
pleasepakisuyo
nowngayon
houroras
minuteminuto
secondsegundo
dayaraw
weeklinggo
monthbuwan
yeartaon
eveninggabi
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Tagalog Vocabulary Books

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Learn Tagalog - Quick / Easy / Efficient

This vocabulary book is a curated Tagalog word frequency list with 2000 of the most common Tagalog words and phrases. Following the Pareto principle (80/20 rule), this book is built to streamline the learning process by concentrating on the core words and sentence structures. The result is a unique book ideal for driven learners and language hackers.
Tagalog Vocabulary Book

Tagalog Vocabulary Book

This Tagalog vocabulary book contains more than 3000 words and phrases and is organized by topic to make it easier for you to pick what to learn first. It is well suited for learners of all levels who are looking for an extensive resource to improve their vocabulary or are interested in learning vocabularies in one particular area of interest.

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