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

Definition for the Tagalog word matagpuan:

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[verb] to encounter something
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; to find something
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; to discover something
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Verb conjugations of matagpuan:

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Root: tagpoConjugation Type: Ma- -An
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matagpuán  Play audio #10018
Completed (Past):
natagpuán  Play audio #23638
Uncompleted (Present):
natátagpuán  Play audio #23639
Contemplated (Future):
matátagpuán  Play audio #23640
Verb family:
magtagpô  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Matagpuan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (21)
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Natagpuán sa kuweba ang mga butó ng sinaunang tao.
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The bones of a prehistoric human was discovered in the cave.
Natagpuán ang kotse sa liblíb na lugár.
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The car was found in a remote area.
Matátagpuán ang Bulkáng Mayon sa Albay.
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The Mayon Volcano is located in Albay.
Matátagpuán mo rin sa hulí ang hinahanap mo.
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You will eventually find what you seek.
Matátagpuán ko pa ba ang tunay na pagmamahál?
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Will I ever find true love?
Sa tahanan lang palá matátagpuán ang tunay na kaligayahan.
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I realize that true happiness can be found at home.
Matátagpuán ang lumang balón sa nayon namin.
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The old well can be found in our village.
Matátagpuán sa sentro ng aming lugár ang pámilihang hinahanap mo.
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The market you are looking for is located in the center of our area.
Saán ko matátagpuán ang libingan ng lolo mo?
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Where can I find your grandfather's grave?
Natagpuán nilá ang mga gamit pantao sa kuweba.
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They discovered human belongings in the cave.

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Natagpuan ko ang mga ito.
Tatoeba Sentence #3576155 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I found these.

Saan natin matatagpuan ang katotohanan?
Tatoeba Sentence #5214052 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Where will we find the truth?

Maraming karunungan ang matatagpuan sa Bibliya.
Tatoeba Sentence #2782243 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Much wisdom is to be found in the Bible.

Natagpuan nila ang bangkay ng isang sanggol na bagong kapanganak sa loob ng isang freezer.
Tatoeba Sentence #2824460 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
They found the body of a newborn baby in a freezer.

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How to pronounce matagpuan:

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Related English Words:
encounterencounter somethingencountersencounteredencounteringfinddiscoverhappen to findhappen to discoverbe foundfoundfind somethingdiscover something
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