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

Definition for the Tagalog word tamaan:

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[verb] to answer something correctly; to hit (strike) something; to get the winning number; to spank someone

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Verb conjugations of tamaan:

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Root: tamaConjugation Type: -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
tamaan  Play audio #19725
Completed (Past):
tinamaan  Play audio #19726
Uncompleted (Present):
tinátamaan  Play audio #19727
Contemplated (Future):
tátamaan  Play audio #19728
Verb family:
tuma  |  
magta  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Tamaan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (8)
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Tinamaan ng bola ang malamáng bahagi ng kaniyáng bintî.
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A ball struck the fleshy part of his calf.
Maraming preso sa bilibid ang tinamaan ng Covid-19.
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Many prisoners in bilibid were hit by Covid-19.
Binábaríl siyá pero hindî siyá tamaan.
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They were shooting at him, but they couldn't hit him.
Huwág ka diyán at bakâ tamaan ka ng bola.
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Don't stay there as you might get hit by the ball.
Sana tamaan ko ang jackpot sa Linggó.
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I hope I win the jackpot on Sunday.
Tinamaan ka ba ng bola?
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Did you get hit by the ball?
Madalás ba kayóng tinátamaan ng bagyó?
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Does your area often get hit by typhoons?
Kapág hindî ka tumahimik, tátamaan ka sa akin.
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If you won't keep quiet, you're going to get it from me.

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Tinamaan si Tom ng isang bola ng golf.
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Tom got hit by a golf ball.

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How to pronounce tamaan:

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Markup Code:
Related Filipino Words:
taamatspatatumatámang-tamatamaanitapatamainTama namaita
Related English Words:
answer correctlyanswer correctanswers correctlyanswered correctlyanswering correctlyhithitshittingget the winning numberget a spankingspanked
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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