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

Definition for the Tagalog word magpaalam:

magpaalam  Play audio #7465
[verb] to say goodbye; to seek permission

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Verb conjugations of magpaalam:

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Root: paalamConjugation Type: Mag-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
magpaalam  Play audio #7465
Completed (Past):
nagpaalam  Play audio #19184
Uncompleted (Present):
nagpápaalam  Play audio #19185
Contemplated (Future):
magpápaalam  Play audio #19186
Verb family:
makapagpaalam  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Magpaalam Example Sentences in Tagalog: (6)
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Kanino ka nagpaalam?
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From whom did you ask permission?
Kanino akó magpápaalam?
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From whom should I ask permission?
Nagpaalam siyá sa ba.
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She said goodbye to the child.
Naíiyák si June habang nagpápaalam siyá sa kaniyáng pamilya.
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June was teary-eyed while saying goodbye to her family.
Hindî mo kinákailangan na magpaalam pa kung kailangan mong kumain.
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You don't need to ask permission anymore if you need to eat.
Magpaalam ka sa amin bago ka umalís patungong America.
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Come and say goodbye to us before you depart for America.

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Ngumiti siya at nagpaalam.
Tatoeba Sentence #3484779 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She smiled and said goodbye.

Nagpaalam ako sa mga bisita.
Tatoeba Sentence #2827102 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I bade farewell to the guests.

Pumunta ako ng erport para magpaalam sa kaibigan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1617501 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I went to the airport to bid my friend goodbye.

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How to pronounce magpaalam:

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Related English Words:
goodbyesay goodbyesaid goodbyesays goodbyesaying goodbye
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