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

Definition for the Tagalog word kabataan:

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[noun] youth; the youth; young people

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Root: bata
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Galâ akó noóng kabataan ko.
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I was well-traveled when I was young.
Maraming kabataan ang nasasawî dahil sa alak.
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Many young people die because of alcohol.
Ang kabataan ang pag-asa ng bansâ.
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The youth are the hope of the country.
Triple ang bilang ng mga kabataang nagpatiwakál.
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Teen suicide has tripled.
Nápakaraming kabataan ang nagpápakamatáy.
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Too many young people commit suicide.

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Dapat isipin natin ang kanyang kabataan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1850418 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We must consider his youth.

Ang kabataan ay ang pag-asa ng kinabukasan.
Tatoeba Sentence #4486244 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Children are the hope of tomorrow.

May sekretong daan sa aking isip papunta sa aking kabataan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2084007 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
There is a secret passageway in my mind leading to my childhood.

Kapag naririnig ko ang awit na iyon, naaalala ko ang mga araw ng aking kabataan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2780383 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
When I hear that song, I remember my younger days.

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Alternate spelling(s):
kbtaan, kbataan
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How to pronounce kabataan:

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Related Filipino Words:
babataatabsbinakababaísip-bapilyong bapagkababatang lansanganbatang-ba
Related English Words:
youthyoung peoplethe youth
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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