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

Definition for the Tagalog word kawalan:

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[noun] nothingness; absence; lack (of something); void; loss; want; deficiency; dearth; darkness

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Root: wala
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Kawalán ng pag-asa ang pumápatáy sa kumpiyansa ko sa sarili.
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Hopelessness is killing my self-confidence.
Puwedeng maagaw ang kalayaan dahil sa kawalán ng hustisya.
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Freedom may be swept away by injustice.
Nakaapekto sa kalusugan ng mga ba ang kawalán ng bakuna.
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The absence of a vaccine affected the health of the children.

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Ang kadiliman ay ang kawalan ng ilaw.
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Darkness is the absence of light.

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How to pronounce kawalan:

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Related Filipino Words:
walâmawalâwalâ pámawalánmagwalâpakawalánkumawalâpagkawalâalâwalá na
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