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

Definition for the Tagalog word hayaan:

hayaan  Play audio #18538
[verb] to allow something; to let something be; to not disturb something; to tolerate something; to let someone/something do something; to leave something; to let something happen; to never mind something

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Verb conjugations of hayaan:

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Root: hayaConjugation Type: -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
hayaan  Play audio #18538
Completed (Past):
hinayaan  Play audio #18539
Uncompleted (Present):
hináhayaan  Play audio #18540
Contemplated (Future):
háhayaan  Play audio #18541
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Example Sentences Available Icon Hayaan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
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Huwág mo siyáng hayaang makatakas.
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Don't let him escape.
Hinayaan ni Ricky na lamunin siyá ng galit.
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Ricky allowed himself to be engulfed with anger.
Hayaan nating manaíg ang napagkasunduan.
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Let what had agreed upon to prevail.
Hayaan mong magyabáng si Annie hinggíl sa nais niyáng gawín.
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Let Annie boast about what she intends to do.
Hayaan na lang natin.
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Let's just not mind it. / Let's just not pay attention to it.
Hayaan mo lang akóng matulog muna.
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Just let me get some sleep first.
Hayaan mo lang silá.
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Just leave them to their own devices.
Huwág mong hayaan na nakabukás ang gripo habang nagsesepilyo ka.
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Don't leave the tap running while brushing your teeth.
Bakit mo hinayaan na maglarô ang mga ba sa putikán?
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Why did you let the children play in the mire?
Huwág mong hináhayaan ang aso na matulog sa kama mo.
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Don't encourage the dog to sleep on your bed.

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Hindi natin siyang hahayaang mamatay.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214783 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We would not let him die.

Hindi ko hahayaan na lokohin niya ako.
Tatoeba Sentence #2747752 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I will not let him deceive me.

Kung pagod siya, hayaan mo siyang matulog.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214022 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
If he is tired, let him sleep.

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How to pronounce hayaan:

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Related English Words:
toleratetolerate somethingallowallowsallowedallowinglet someone dolet someone do somethingnever mindlet happenlet belets beletting benot disturb
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