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

Definition for the Tagalog word lupa:

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1 [noun] ground; land; earth; soil
2 [noun] country; nation

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Root: lupa
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Example Sentences Available Icon Lupa Example Sentences in Tagalog: (15)
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Tayuán mo agád ng bahay ang lupáng binilí mo.
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Build a house immediately on the land you purchased.
Binasâ ng ulán ang tuyóng lu.
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The rain wetted the dry soil.
Áangkinín ko ang lu mo!
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I will grab your land!
Kung paano sa langit, gayundín sa lu.
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As in heaven, also upon earth.
Ninanakaw ng mga Tsino ang lu natin.
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The Chinese are stealing our land.
Ipinagkákaloób ng pámahalaán ang lu sa mga magsasaká.
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The government is giving the land to the farmers.
Iuunat niyá ang kaniyáng kamáy at lalamunin siyá ng lu.
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He will stretch out his hand, and the earth will swallow him up.
Marami ang nasawî sa paggu ng lu.
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Many were killed in the landslide.
Maraming bahay ang nabaón sa lu nang gumu ang bahagi ng bundók.
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Many houses were buried under the earth when the part of the mountain collapsed.
Sino ang nagsasaka ng lupáng mabató?
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Who is cultivating a land that is too rocky?

User-submitted Example Sentences (5):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Tayo'y nakatira sa lupa.
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We live on the earth.

May malalaking bato sa lupa.
Tatoeba Sentence #2929857 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
There are big stones on the ground.

Mga katlo ng ibabaw ng Tiyera'y lupa.
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About one third of the earth's surface is land.

Tinitingnan ko ang lupa sa tabi ng kaibigan ko.
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I look at the land beside my friend.

Abot-langit ang presyo ng mga lupa sa bansang Hapon.
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Land prices are sky-high in Japan.

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How to pronounce lupa:

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Related Filipino Words:
lupaínlupalopkalupaánhampas-lulamang-luanyóng lupagguhò ng lutinubúang-lumakaluluplupan
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