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

Definition for the Tagalog word iwanan:

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[verb] to leave someone/something behind; to entrust to someone something

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Verb conjugations of iwanan:

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Root: iwanConjugation Type: -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
iwanan  Play audio #8382
Completed (Past):
iniwanan  Play audio #23684
Uncompleted (Present):
iníiwanan  Play audio #23685
Contemplated (Future):
íiwanan  Play audio #23683
Verb family:
mag-iwan  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Iwanan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (16)
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Maaa bang iwanan mo akó nang saglít?
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Would you please leave me alone for a minute?
Nagpasiyá si Maureen na iwanan ang nobyo.
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Maureen decided to leave her boyfriend.
Ayaw niyáng iwanan ang lu niláng bahay.
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She doesn't want to leave their old house.
Iniwanan niyá akóng mag-isá sa sinehán.
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He left me alone in the movie theater.
Iniwanan namin siyá ng maraming pagkain.
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We left her with plenty of food.
Iniwanan ko ang trabaho ko dahil hindî akó masayá rito.
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I left my job because I was not happy with it.
Iníiwanan sa bahay ang personál na mga problema.
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Personal problems are left at home.
Bawa't araw iníiwanan akó ng nanay ko ng baon.
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Each day my mom would leave me allowance.
Iníiwanan niyá akó ng listahan ng mga bagay na gágawín.
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She leaves me a list of things to do.
Íiwanan ko siyá ng magandáng payo.
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I will leave him with a good advice.

User-submitted Example Sentences (9):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Iwanan mo ito sa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #1899648 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Leave this to me.

Huwag ninyo akong iwanan!
Tatoeba Sentence #1836769 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Don't leave me behind!

Hindi kita iiwanan kasama si Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #2915129 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I won't leave you alone with Tom.

Huwag iwanan ang TV na nakabukas!
Tatoeba Sentence #2788150 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Don't keep the TV on!

Maaari bang iwanan mo kami nang saglit?
Tatoeba Sentence #2796560 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Would you please leave us alone for a minute?

Oras nang iwanan mo ang iyong kaugaliang bata.
Tatoeba Sentence #1788550 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It is time you left off your childish ways.

Sinabi ng doktor sa akin na iwanan ko ang paninigarilyo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2803234 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The doctor told me to give up smoking.

Dalawang taon na ang nakaraan sapul nang iwanan niya ako.
Tatoeba Sentence #4653299 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It's been two years since she left me.

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How to pronounce iwanan:

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Related English Words:
entrustentrustedentrustingleave behindleft behindleaving behind
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