Happy Mother's Day in Tagalog!

Mother's Day in the year 2017 is on Sunday, May 14th.  Do you know what to say to your Nanay in Tagalog?

Tagalog has many different words for 'mother' from very formal to casual.


Ina / Nanay / Inay / 'Nay
Mother / Mom / Mommy / Ma



Araw ng mga Ina / Araw ng mga Nanay
Day of Mothers / Day of Moms



Maligayang Araw ng Mga Ina!
Happy Day of Mothers!

Maligayang Araw ng Mga Nanay!
Happy Day of Moms!

Maligayang Bati sa Araw ng mga Ina.
Happy Greetings on Mothers' Day.



Sa araw na ito, nais ko pong ipaalam sa iyo na mahal ko po kayo.
On this day, I'd like to let you know that I love you. (very formal, from young person)

Sa araw na ito, gusto kong ipaalam sa 'yo na mahal kita, Nay!
On this day, I want to let you know that I love you, Mom! (casual)



Nais kong ipaalam sa iyo na napaka-buti mong ina sa ating mga anak.
I'd like to let you know that you are such a good mother to our children.

Maraming salamat sa iyong mabuting pag-aalaga sa ating mga anak.
Thanks so much for taking good care of our children.



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SALAMAT SA PAGBASA!
Thanks for reading!


How to Say Happy Father's Day in Tagalog!

Father's Day this year is Sunday, June 19, 2016.

Do you know what to say to your Tatay in Tagalog?

There are many different words in Tagalog for 'father' from very formal to casual.


Ama / Tatay / Itay / 'Tay
Father / Dad / Daddy / Pa


Araw ng mga Ama / Araw ng mga Tatay
Day of Fathers / Day of Dads


Maligayang Araw ng Mga Ama!
Happy Day of Fathers!

Maligayang Araw ng Mga Tatay!
Happy Day of Dads!

Maligayang Bati sa Araw ng mga Ama.
Happy Greetings on Fathers' Day.