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

Definition for the Tagalog word samantala:

samantala  Play audio #3625
[conjunction]  meanwhile; while; as; during; whereas

Root: samantala
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Samantala, sikaping disiplinahin ang sarili.
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In the meantime, try to work on self-discipline.
Samantala, dumatíng si Roy para sitahín si Leo.
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Meanwhile, Roy came to call out Leo.
Samantala, nagíng malapit akó kay Ella.
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Meanwhile, I became close to Ella.
Tumakas ang ilán, samantalang pinakawalán ang ibá.
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Some escaped, while others were released.

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Ang tinta ng pusit ay maaaring kainin samantala ang tinta ng bolpen ay hindi.
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Squid ink is edible whereas ballpen ink is not.

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Alternate spelling(s):
samtang, samanta, samta
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How to pronounce samantala:

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