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

Definition for the Tagalog word maitim:

maitím  Play audio #9783
[adjective] black; dark; dark in color; blackened; scorched

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Root: itim
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
Usually "maitim" indicates something is dark in color (for example, a black cat). To indicate darkness because of a lack of light, use "madilim" instead.

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Example Sentences Available Icon Maitim Example Sentences in Tagalog:

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Ang langit ay puno ng maiitim na ulap.
Tatoeba Sentence #2804922 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The sky is full of dark clouds.

Gusto kong malaman ang maitim na kababalaghan. Sinabi sa akin ang mga haylayt sa Akademiya, at interesado ako.
Tatoeba Sentence #1355196 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'd like to hear about black magic. I was only told the highlights in the academy, and it interests me.

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How to pronounce maitim:

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blackdarkdark coloreddark colordark in colorblackenedscorched
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