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

Definition for the Tagalog word iligtas:

iligtás  Play audio #11511
[verb] to save someone/something; to rescue someone/something

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Verb conjugations of iligtas:

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Root: ligtasConjugation Type: I-
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Contemplated (Future):
iligtás  Play audio #11511
Completed (Past):
iniligtás  Play audio #18666
Uncompleted (Present):
inilíligtás  Play audio #18667
Contemplated (Future):
ilíligtás  Play audio #18668
Verb family:
maligtás  |  
mailigtás  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Iligtas Example Sentences in Tagalog: (4)
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Iligtás mo kamí, malulunod kamí!
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Save us, we are going to drown!
Ipanga mong ilíligtás mo ang pamilya mo.
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Promise me that you will save your family.
Iniligtás ko siyá para maiuwî sa amá niyá.
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I saved her in order to return her to her mother.
Ilíligtás ko siyá.
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I will save her.

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Iligtas mo si Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #4560624 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Save Tom.

Pumunta siya para iligtas ako.
Tatoeba Sentence #1669560 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He came to my rescue.

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