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

Definition for the Tagalog word mahiyain:

mahiyain  Play audio #10408
[adjective] shy; bashful; timid; coy

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Root: hiya
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User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
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Ako'y isang batang mahiyain.
Tatoeba Sentence #3282438 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I am a shy boy.

May mga Hapong mahiyain namang hanggang namamasdang parang bastos.
Tatoeba Sentence #1855722 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Some Japanese are shy even to the point of appearing rude.

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