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

Definition for the Tagalog word lola:

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[noun] grandma; grandmother

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Root: lola
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Example Sentences Available Icon Lola Example Sentences in Tagalog: (20)
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Ináawitan akó ng lola ko habang naglulu siyá.
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My grandmother sings to me while she's cooking.
Yumao na ang kaniyáng lola.
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Her grandmother already passed away.
Lumúluwás ang lola ko dito sa Mayni taón-taón.
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My grandma (in the province) comes here to Manila every year.
Matandâ ang lola ko.
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My grandmother is old.
Iginígiít niyáng masungit ang kaniyáng lola.
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She insists that her grandmother was ill tempered.
Humi na ang pandiníg ng lola ko.
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My grandma's sense of hearing has declined.
Pinalakí si Daisy ng lola niyá.
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Daisy was raised by her grandma.
Masayá si Lola Irene sa pínakahulíng sandalî ng kaniyáng buhay.
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Grandma Irene was happy in the very last moment of her life.
Naiuwî ni Jenna ang kuwintás ng lola niyá.
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Jenna was able to bring home her grandma's necklace.
Yumao na ang mahál kong lola.
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My dear grandmother has passed away.

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
May sakit ang lola ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #1499836 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My grandmother is sick.

Ang lola ko ay nakakapagmaneho ng motorsiklo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2783714 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My grandmother can ride a motorcycle.

Si Tomas at ang lola niya ay nagpuntang bukstor.
Tatoeba Sentence #1938957 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom and his grandmother went to the bookstore.

Kailangan mong maghanap ng mas murang alternatibong sangkap kahit na binabasado mo ang reseta mo sa lola mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1933285 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You'll need to find cheaper, alternative ingredients even though you're basing your recipe on your grandmother's.

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How to pronounce lola:

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Related Filipino Words:
lola sa tuhódmaglola
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