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

Definition for the Tagalog word nakahiga:

nakahigâ  Play audio #10031
[adjective]  lying down; in a lying position; recumbent

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Root: higa
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Nasamíd si James nang uminóm siyá ng tubig habang nakahigâ.
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James choked when he drank water while lying down.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
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Nakikinig sa radyo ang bata nang nakahiga.
Tatoeba Sentence #1653254 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The boy lay listening to the radio.

Sa bahay, lagi siyang nagbabasa nang nakahiga.
Tatoeba Sentence #4490053 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
At home, he always read lying down.

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How to pronounce nakahiga:

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Related English Words:
recumbentlyinglying down
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