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awa

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

Definition for the Tagalog word awa:


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[noun]  mercy; pity; compassion; grace; clemency; sympathy

Root: awa
String frequency indicator:

Very Frequent
This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Awa Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
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Hindî maaagaw ng a ang katarungan.
Play audio #37665
 
Mercy cannot rob justice.
Manalig ka lamang dahil may a ang Diyós
Just believe because God has mercy.
Hindî sapát ang iyóng a kung walâ kang gágawín
Your pity is not enough if you do nothing.
Matindí ang a sa sarili ni Lucas. 
Luke's self-pity is so great.
Nakaramdám ng a si Letty sa mga pulubi
Letty felt pity for the beggars.

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Maligaya't kami'y nakatakas sa malaking toldang sumangga para sa amin sa sinag ng walang awang araw.
Tatoeba Sentence #1654173 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We're happy that we're able to flee to the large awning, shielding ourselves from the rays of the harsh sun.


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Related Words:
Words spelled the same with a different pronunciation, stress, or definition:
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[noun]  slight opening


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How to pronounce awa:

AWA AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #9501
Markup Code:
[rec:9501]
Related Filipino Words:
awápaanakakaawámaamagmakaapag-unakaawa-aawang-awâkaawaanpagkaa
Related English Words:
mercycompassiongrace;clemencysympathypity
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
awang
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