Tagalog translation for the word "website"

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Hello Filipino friends!


I've been asked what the Tagalog word is for "website". Do you have any idea if there is a word for it in Tagalog? :)

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https://www.google.com/amp/s/filipiknow.net/rare-tagalog-words/



you can find the tagalog word of website from the link above. its "pook sapot"

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Wow Michelle! This resource is really helpful. Thanks a lot! :)

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Michelle.Batan wrote:

https://www.google.com/amp/s/filipiknow.net/rare-tagalog-words/

you can find the tagalog word of website from the link above. its "pook sapot"


Is this a joke? Haha. Haven't heard the word but just now. It's kind of weird though because it's very literally translated in our language. Web = sapot and site=pook. I need to check the link you provided because I'm really curious about this translation.

Edzky-18

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Rai.S. wrote:

I've been asked what the Tagalog word is for "website".


Out of plain curiosity, why would someone ask? Hehe 


Michelle.Batan wrote:
https://www.google.com/amp/s/filipiknow.net/rare-tagalog-words/
you can find the tagalog word of website from the link above. its "pook sapot"


I checked the link above and found them all new to me. It's really interesting how languages change.. new words are added every now and then. Also, I wonder if anyone would ever use these terms. I don't think even Pinoys will do. At least not in daily conversations. Hehe

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Rose.Angelie wrote:

Out of plain curiosity, why would someone ask? Hehe


Well, Rose, the truth is someone asked me to translate a sentence wherein the word 'website' was used. Got no luck in looking for the Tagalog word in an English-Tagalog dictionary and online. It's a good thing that Michelle found the site above. :)

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Rai.S. wrote:

Well, Rose, the truth is someone asked me to translate a sentence wherein the word 'website' was used. Got no luck in looking for the Tagalog word in an English-Tagalog dictionary and online. It's a good thing that Michelle found the site above. :)


Oh, I see. :) That was one good resource.

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Right. Big thanks to Michelle. :)

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I think it's one of those words that we just "coin" to Tagalog like midya and kompyuter. We tagalize it by changing the spelling. We had a class in college that discussed this and why it's preferable to do this over using hard to understand Tagalog words/terms. I forgot what rationale was given though.

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edz.conde wrote:

Michelle.Batan wrote:

https://www.google.com/amp/s/filipiknow.net/rare-tagalog-words/

you can find the tagalog word of website from the link above. its "pook sapot"

Is this a joke? Haha. Haven't heard the word but just now. It's kind of weird though because it's very literally translated in our language. Web = sapot and site=pook. I need to check the link you provided because I'm really curious about this translation.



to be honest, im not sure lol 

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Rai.S. wrote:

Wow Michelle! This resource is really helpful. Thanks a lot! :)


no worries

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