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

Definition for the Tagalog word buhangin:

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[noun]  sand

Root: buhangin
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Napúpuntá sa dagat ang mga buhangin.
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The sand ends up in the ocean.
Magigibâ ang kastilyong buhangin
The sand castle will collapse!

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
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Mainit ang buhangin.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214199 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Sand is hot.

Gumawa ng kastilyong buhangin ang mga bata sa dalampasigan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1708257 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The children built a sand castle on the beach.

Dahil parang buhangin lamang ang mga bituwin, takot ang babae sa astronomiya.
Tatoeba Sentence #2164307 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Because stars are only like grains of sand, women are hesitant about astronomy.

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