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

Definition for the Tagalog word magpakamatay:

magpakamatáy  Play audio #23968
[verb] to commit suicide

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Verb conjugations of magpakamatay:

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Root: patayConjugation Type: Magpa-
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Contemplated (Future):
magpakamatáy  Play audio #23968
Completed (Past):
nagpakamatáy  Play audio #23969
Uncompleted (Present):
nagpápakamatáy  Play audio #23970
Contemplated (Future):
magpápakamatáy  Play audio #23971
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Example Sentences Available Icon Magpakamatay Example Sentences in Tagalog: (11)
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Nagpakamatáy ang aming anák na lalaki noóng Mayo.
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Our son committed suicide last May.
Sinubukan kong magpakamatáy.
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I tried to commit suicide. / I tried to kill myself.
Gustó ko nang magpakamatáy.
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I want to end my life.
Tinangkáng magpakamatáy ni Elsa kagabí.
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Elsa tried to commit suicide last night.
Muntík na akóng magpakamatáy.
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I almost committed suicide.
Nápakaraming kabataan ang nagpápakamatáy.
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Too many young people commit suicide.
Bakit nagpakamatáy ang kaklase mo?
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Why did your classmate commit suicide?
Lubhâ akóng nalumbáy kayâ binalak kong magpakamatáy.
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I felt so depressed that I planned to kill myself.
Paramí nang paramí ang mga Filipinong nagpápakamatáy.
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More and more Filipinos are committing suicide.
Nagpápakamatáy ang ilán sa halíp na harapín ang kahihiyán.
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Some opt to commit suicide rather than deal with the shame.

User-submitted Example Sentences (5):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Sinubukan niyang magpakamatay.
Tatoeba Sentence #2911932 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She tried to commit suicide.

Sinubukan niyang magpakamatay.
Tatoeba Sentence #2911932 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He tried to kill himself.

Nagpakamatay si Vincent van Gogh noong 1890.
Tatoeba Sentence #3567286 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Vincent van Gogh killed himself in 1890.

Ito ang silid kung saan nagpakamatay ang awtor.
Tatoeba Sentence #2917162 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This is the room where the author killed himself.

Isang babae ay nagsulat ng 30 aklat tungkol sa kung paano maging masaya, at pagkatapos nagpakamatay.
Tatoeba Sentence #3033415 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
A woman wrote 30 books about how to become happy, and then committed suicide.

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How to pronounce magpakamatay:

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