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Do you know the Tagalog translation for these English numbers?

one

two

three

five

ten

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pito

apat

walo

siyam

anim

Numbers in Tagalog

The native Tagalog word for ‘number’ is bilang and the Spanish word also commonly used by Filipinos is numero.

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Tagalog Numbers 11 – 20

The Tagalog word for ‘number’ is bilang. The Filipino word is numero.

Labing-isa, labing-dalawa, labing-tatlo

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Tagalog Numbers 21-30

The Tagalog word for ‘number’ is bilang. The Filipino word is numero.

Dalawampu
Twenty (20)

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Tagalog Numbers 31 – 100

The Tagalog words for ‘number’ are bilang and numero.

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2

the number two (2) Continue reading “2”

1

the number one (1) Continue reading “1”

Spanish Numbers in Tagalog

Tagalog numbers can be a mouthful, even for Filipinos. Compare:

dalawampu’t dalawa (7 syllables)
bente-dos (3 syllables)

There are many situations where Filipinos prefer to use Spanish-derived numbers. The most common are when saying one’s age and telling time. Continue reading “Spanish Numbers in Tagalog”