What is the word for Father in Tagalog?

Translation for word Father in Tagalog is : ama

Definitions and Meaning of Father in Tagalog


  • a man in relation to his natural child or children.
  • (often as a title or form of address) a priest.
  • early Christian theologians (in particular of the first five centuries) whose writings are regarded as especially authoritative.
  • be the father of.


The early comics, and this movie, are loaded with family drama - missing fathers, vulnerable fathers , fathers-gone-bad.