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

Definition for the Tagalog word magnanakaw:

mágnanakaw  Play audio #18185
[noun] thief; burglar

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Root: nakaw
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Example Sentences Available Icon Magnanakaw Example Sentences in Tagalog: (16)
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Binugbóg nilá ang mágnanakaw.
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They beat up the thief.
Habulin natin ang mágnanakaw.
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Let's chase the thief.
Inaresto ng pulís ang mágnanakaw.
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The policeman arrested the thief.
Tinangáy ng mágnanakaw ang bag ni Cora.
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The thief took away with Cora's bag.
Tulungan mo akóng matukoy ang mágnanakaw.
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Help me identify the thief.
Mahuhuli kayâ nilá ang mágnanakaw?
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Will they be able to catch the burglar?
Nakagát ng aso ang mágnanakaw habang itó ay tumatakas.
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The dog was able to bite the burglar while he was escaping.
Tinutukoy sa bali ang pagkákakilanlán ng mágnanakaw.
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The news is revealing the identity of the thief.
Pinasok silá ng mágnanakaw.
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A burglar entered their home.
Tumulong si Jonas para maaresto ang tumakas na mágnanakaw.
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Jonas helped in the arrest of the thief who fled the scene.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Ang batang magnanakaw ay hindi nakita muli ng mga pulis.
Tatoeba Sentence #2760431 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The young snatcher wasn't spotted by the police again.

Magnanakaw ako. Aalis ako kapag nakuha ko ang gamit. Isumbong mo ako at sasaksakin kita.
Tatoeba Sentence #2806439 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm a thief, I'll go back when I've taken the stuff. Report me and I'll stab you.

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How to pronounce magnanakaw:

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thiefburglarsnatcherpurse snatcherpickpocket
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