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dahil

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

Definition for the Tagalog word dahil:


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[conjunction]  because of; because

Root: dahil
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Dahil" is considered slightly more formal than "kasi."

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Example Sentences Available Icon Dahil Example Sentences in Tagalog: (69)
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Nasuká akó kahapon dahil sa nakain ko.
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I threw up yesterday because of what I ate.
Natuwâ akó dahil doón.
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I was happy because of that. / I was happy about that.
Pinu si Selena dahil sa pagiging matapát
Selena was commended for being honest.
Hindî akó dádaló dahil sa ulán.
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I won't attend because of the rain.
Pípirmá akó dahil itó ang tamang gawín.
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I will sign because it's the right thing to do.
Nagbíbitíw akó dahil pagód na akó
I'm quitting because I'm already tired.
Napápaiyák siyá dahil hindî siyá makatapos
She's breaking down into tears because she's unable to finish.
May gusaling gumu dahil sa lindól.
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There was a building that collapsed due to the earthquake.
Hindî siyá inirekomenda dahil lang sa hitsura niyá.
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He wasn't recommended simply because of his looks.
Hindî akó makákalarô dahil may sakít akó.
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I won't be able to play because I'm sick.

User-submitted Example Sentences (30):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Nahuli kami dahil ng bagyo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1851467 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We were late because of the storm.


Di kami makatulog dahil sa ingay.
Tatoeba Sentence #5299959 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We can't sleep because of the noise.


Kinansela ang piknik dahil sa ulan.
Tatoeba Sentence #5213994 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The picnic was cancelled due to the rain.


Dahil doon, nawalan siya ng trabaho.
Tatoeba Sentence #3082913 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
For that reason, he lost his job.


Nasira ang buong bayan dahil sa sunog.
Tatoeba Sentence #4144705 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The entire town was destroyed in a fire.


Sarado ang erport dahil sa ulap na hamog.
Tatoeba Sentence #1704492 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The airport was closed because of the fog.


Umapaw ang ilog dahil sa malakas na ulan.
Tatoeba Sentence #3233560 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The river overflowed because of the heavy rain.


Mas nagalit ako dahil tinawanan niya ako.
Tatoeba Sentence #2824315 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I was all the more angry because I was laughed at by him.


Dahil ikaw ay nagsisisi, patatawarin kita.
Tatoeba Sentence #3049392 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
As you are sorry, I'll forgive you.


Naging palaka ang prinsipe dahil sa mahiya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1874834 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The prince was turned by magic into a frog.


Palaging naiisip kita dahil ng musikang iyan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1593313 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
That music always reminded me of you.


Kung hindi dahil sa araw, hindi tayo mabubuhay.
Tatoeba Sentence #3064174 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
If it were not for the sun, we could not live at all.


Umabsent siya sa paaralan dahil sa pagkakasakit.
Tatoeba Sentence #2765604 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He was absent from school on account of illness.


Nanatili lang ako sa bahay dahil malamig sa labas.
Tatoeba Sentence #1020805 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It being very cold, they stayed at home.


Tinulak ko ang bisikleta ko dahil flat ang gulong.
Tatoeba Sentence #1597999 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I had to push my bicycle because I had a flat tire.


Isinauli mo ang damit dahil maliit talaga, hindi ba?
Tatoeba Sentence #2946631 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You returned the shirt because it was too small, didn't you?


May taong dumadaldal dahil lamang may bunganga sila.
Tatoeba Sentence #2030954 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
There are people who talk just because they have a mouth.


Tanyag ang parkeng ito dahil sa kanyang mga bulaklak.
Tatoeba Sentence #2937368 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This park is famous for its roses.


Dahil walang taksi, napalakad akong pabalik sa bahay.
Tatoeba Sentence #1500139 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
There was no taxi, so I had to walk home.


Magiting ang sombrero dahil ng manibagong korte niya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1709744 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The hat stood out because of its strange shape.


Sundan mo ang puso mo, dahil di siya nagsisinungaling.
Tatoeba Sentence #1818525 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Follow your heart, for it never lies.


Hindi sila makapag biyahe dahil may problemang naganap.
Tatoeba Sentence #5361112 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
They couldn't travel because a problem occurred.


Tatanggap ka ng isang pabuya dahil sa ikaw ay tumulong.
Tatoeba Sentence #2772615 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You'll get a reward for your cooperation.


Hindi sila makapag-lakbay dahil may problemang naganap.
Tatoeba Sentence #5361111 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
They couldn't travel because a problem occurred.


Ako ay lumiban mula sa paaralan dahil ako ay nagkasakit.
Tatoeba Sentence #5361128 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I was absent from school because I was sick.


Dahil may sakit siya, napuwersa siyang ideley ang miting.
Tatoeba Sentence #1354160 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Because of his illness, he was forced to put off the meeting.


Sa totoo lamang, kailangan kitang pasalamatan dahil dito.
Tatoeba Sentence #2772591 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
In fact, I should thank you for this.


Sumasakit ang aking lalamunan dahil sa labis na paninigarilyo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2766702 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I have a sore throat because of too much smoking.


Dahil sa gusto niyang magtanong, itinaas niya ang kanyang kamay.
Tatoeba Sentence #2792324 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
As she wanted to ask a question, she raised her hand.


Nagsimulang magtrabaho ang kanyang asawa dahil sa pangangailangan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2792331 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
His wife has started to work out of necessity.


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Alternate spelling(s):
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How to pronounce dahil:

DAHIL AUDIO CLIP:
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Markup Code:
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Related Filipino Words:
dahilánkadahilanandahil saidahilán
Related English Words:
becausebecause of
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