What is the word for Pound in Tagalog?

Translation for word Pound in Tagalog is : pound

Definitions and Meaning of Pound in Tagalog


  • a unit of weight in general use equal to 16 oz. avoirdupois (0.4536 kg).
  • a place where stray animals, especially dogs, may be officially taken and kept until claimed by their owners or otherwise disposed of.
  • strike or hit heavily and repeatedly.
  • shut (an animal) in a pound.


A short ton is the standard U.S. ton of 2,000 pounds and measures weight.