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

Definition for the Tagalog word itayo:

itayô  Play audio #8951
[verb] to stand something up; to build something; to fabricate something; to establish something; to construct something; to set up something; to erect something

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Verb conjugations of itayo:

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Root: tayoConjugation Type: I-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
itayô  Play audio #8951
Completed (Past):
itinayô  Play audio #18775
Uncompleted (Present):
itinatayô  Play audio #18776
Contemplated (Future):
itatayô  Play audio #18777
Verb family:
tumayô  |  
magtayô  |  
tayuán  |  
magpatayô  |  
maitayô  |  
patayuán  |  
ipatayô  |  
makapagtayô  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Itayo Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
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Iláng tao ang nagtrabaho para itayô ang gusa?
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How many people worked to construct the building?
Nagbigáy siyá ng donasyón para itayô ang páaralán.
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He donated to build the school.
Itinayô ang Berlin Wall noóng Agosto 1961.
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The Berlin Wall was erected in August 1961.
Tulungan siláng mulíng itayô ang mga tahanang sinalantá ng bagyó.
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Help them rebuild the houses destroyed by the typhoon.
Paano nilá itó itatayô?
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How will they establish it?
Itatayô ang istasyón malapit sa mall.
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The station will be built near the mall.
Itinayô ang organisasyón noóng nakaraáng taón.
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The organization was established last year.
Marami pang ibáng simbahan ang kasalukuyang itinatayô.
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Several other churches are in the process of being built.
Itatayô ang mga gusaling may panlaban sa lindól sa Mayni.
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Earthquake-resistant structures will be built in Manila.
Paano itinatayô ang mga katedrál?
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How are cathedrals built?

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Kailan iyon itinayo?
Tatoeba Sentence #2940937 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
When was it built?

Itinayo ni Tom ang sarili niyang bahay.
Tatoeba Sentence #2842485 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom built his own house.

Ang kapilyang iyan ay itinayo ng mga Kastila ilang siglo na ang nakalipas.
Tatoeba Sentence #2763513 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
That chapel was built by the Spaniards some centuries ago.

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Alternate spelling(s):
tinayo, tinatayo
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How to pronounce itayo:

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Related Filipino Words:
tayotayôtumayômagtayôkatayuanmaitayôtayuántáyo-tayotayo namakatayô
Related English Words:
stand upbuildsbuildbuiltbuildingfabricatefabricatesfabricatederectfabricatingconstructconstructsconstructedconstructingset upsetting uppitchpitchedpitchingestablishestablishesestablishedestablishing
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