Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word awit in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word awit:

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[noun] song; anthem; psalm; hymn; chant; that's too bad / my sympathies (slang)

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Example Sentences Available Icon Awit Example Sentences in Tagalog: (7)
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Inawit namin nang buóng siglá ang pambansáng awit.
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We sang the national anthem with absolute energy.
Ginamitan ng mga marikít na salitâ ang awit.
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The song contained beautiful words.
Tinangáy ng awit ni Anna ang pighatî ni Elsa.
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Anna's song blew away Elsa's grief.
mga makalumáng awit ng pag-ibig
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old-fashioned love songs
Anó ang paborito mong awit mulâ sa nakaraáng henerasyón?
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What is your favorite song from the previous generations?
Kanino mo iaalay ang awit na itó?
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To whom will you dedicate this song?
Tumayô pô tayong lahát para sa ating pambansáng awit.
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Let us all stand for our national anthem.

User-submitted Example Sentences (6):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Anong awit ang tinutugtog niya?
Tatoeba Sentence #2835452 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
What song is she playing?

Gusto ko na umawit ka ng isang awit.
Tatoeba Sentence #2912055 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I want you to sing a song.

Gusto naming matuto ng ilang mga awit na Kastila.
Tatoeba Sentence #2763370 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We want to learn some Spanish songs.

Naiisip ko siya kapag naririnig ko ang awit na 'to.
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When I hear this song, I think of her.

Ang titik ng pambansang awit ng Canada ay unang isinulat sa wikang Pranses.
Tatoeba Sentence #2798402 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The text of the national anthem of Canada was first written in French.

Kapag naririnig ko ang awit na iyon, naaalala ko ang mga araw ng aking kabataan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2780383 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
When I hear that song, I remember my younger days.

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How to pronounce awit:

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Related Filipino Words:
awitinumawitawitanmang-aawitpag-awitpambansáng awitmangawitmangagsi-awitdawitán
Related English Words:
too badthat's too badmy sympathiessonganthempsalmhymnchant
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