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

Definition for the Tagalog word paumanhin:

paumanhín  Play audio #1619
[noun] pardon; excusing; forgiveness; asking for forgiveness; tolerating; patience; sorry

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Humingî akó ng paumanhín dahil natagalán kamí.
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I asked for forgiveness for taking so long.
Humingî ng paumanhín si Lisa sa kaniyáng mga kaibigan.
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Lisa apologized to her friends.
Humingî ng paumanhín ang kompanyá sa mga empleyado nitó.
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The company apologized to its employees.
Hindî ko nariníg ang paumanhín ni Moira sa ating gu.
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I did not hear Moira's apology to our teacher.
Paumanhín pero hindî akó sumásang-ayon sa iyóng opinyón.
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Sorry, but I do not agree with your opinion.

User-submitted Example Sentences (5):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214150 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I am sorry.

Tatoeba Sentence #5214156 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence

Paumanhin sinigawan kita.
Tatoeba Sentence #4039005 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm sorry I yelled at you.

May posporo ka ba? Paumanhin pero hindi ako naninigarilyo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2782087 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Do you have a match? I'm sorry, but I don't smoke.

Paumanhin, pwede niyo bang huwag lagyan ng wasabi ang sushi?
Tatoeba Sentence #2864293 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Excuse me, can you make the sushi without wasabi?

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How to pronounce paumanhin:

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Related English Words:
pardontoleratingtolerationasking for forgivenesspatienceexcusingsorryforgiveness
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