pakialam

TagalogEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • pangialam

EtymologyEdit

From paki-, prefix that denotes acting upon someone + alam (to know).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /paki.ɐˈlam/ or IPA(key): /pakɛ.ɐˈlam/ (colloquial)
  • (file)

NounEdit

pakialam

  1. (literally) Getting to know.
  2. Concern; sympathy.
    May pakialam ako sa'yo dahil kaibigan kita.
    I have concern for you because you're my friend.
  3. Meddling.
    Ang kapal minsan ng pagpapakialam ng mga korporasyon sa news natin.
    The meddling of corporations on our news can be shrewd.

VerbEdit

pakialam

  1. To meddle with.
    Pinakikialaman ang ginagawa ko
    Meddling with my work

See alsoEdit

  • pakialamero, pakialamera
Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 16:40