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

Definition for the Tagalog word galang:

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[noun] respect; reverence; polite behavior; courtesy; deference to those in authority

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Root: galang
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Nakúkulóng ang taong waláng galang sa batás.
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A person who doesn't respect the law goes to jail.
Natamó niyá ang paggalang ng kaniyáng mga kaibigan.
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He gained the respect of his friends.

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Pawalang galang, po.
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Please excuse me for being rude.

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deferencerespectreverencepolite behaviorcourtesy
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