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

Definition for the Tagalog word ikahiya:

ikahiyâ  Play audio #16200
[verb] to cause shame or embarrassment

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Verb conjugations of ikahiya:

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Root: hiyaConjugation Type: I-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
ikahiyâ  Play audio #16200
Completed (Past):
ikinahiyâ  Play audio #54639
Uncompleted (Present):
ikinahihiyâ  Play audio #54640
Contemplated (Future):
ikahihiyâ  Play audio #54641
Verb family:
mahiyâ  |  
mapahiyâ  |  
ipahiyâ  |  
hiyaín  |  
magkáhiyaan  |  
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Malakí ang dibdíb ko at ikinahihiyâ ko itó.
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I have large breasts and I'm ashamed of it.

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Wala kang kailangang ikahiya.
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You have nothing whatever to be embarrassed about.

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Alternate spelling(s):
ikinakahiya, ikinakahiya, kinakahiya, kinakahiya, kinahiya, ikakahiya, kakahiya
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How to pronounce ikahiya:

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Related English Words:
ashamedbe ashamed ofcause shameshameshamedembarrassedembarrassmentembarrassing
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This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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