Happy Birthday

23:18 Oct 18, 2004
English to Tagalog translations [Non-PRO]
Other / greetings
English term or phrase: Happy Birthday
Just want to wish a Philipino friend "happy birthday"

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5 +1Maligayang Bati sa iyong kaarawan
Cynthia Trinidad
5Maligayang kaarawan
Eric Bell
5Happy Birthday to you
John Fianza



45 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
happy birthday
Maligayang Bati sa iyong kaarawan

Maligaya - Happy
Bati - greet
iyo - yours
kaarawan - birthday

other people just say "Maligayang Bati"

Cynthia Trinidad
Local time: 18:59
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in TagalogTagalog

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  John Fianza: Maligayang kaarawan sa iyo
13 hrs
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14 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
happy birthday
Happy Birthday to you

Happy - Maligayang
Birthday - Kaarawan
To you - sa iyo

John Fianza
Local time: 18:59
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happy birthday
Maligayang kaarawan

Maligaya - happy
kaarawan - birthday

Eric Bell
Local time: 05:59
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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