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

Definition for the Tagalog word bayani:

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[noun]  hero

Root: bayan
Very Frequent
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Angkóp na tagurián si Rizal bilang pambansáng bayani.
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It is appropriate to refer to Rizal as the national hero.
Itinuturing na mga bayani ang mga frontliners na nakikibaka laban sa pandemyá.
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Frontliners are considered heroes fighting the pandemic.
Makabagong bayani ang mga manggagawang nasa ibayong dagat.
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Workers overseas are modern heroes.
Sino ang bayani ng inyóng bayan?
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Who is the hero of your town?
Sa palagáy mo ay gúgustuhín ni Rizal na magíng pambansáng bayani?
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Do you think Rizal would have wanted to become a national hero?
Karápat-dapat siyáng hiranging bayani
He's deserves to be considered a hero.

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
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Ang isip niya'y bayani siya.
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He believes that he is a hero.

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