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

Definition for the Tagalog word dakila:

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[adjective]  great; eminent; exalted; sublime; distinguished

Root: dakila
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Hindî ko masasabing daki ang nagawâ ko
I cannot say that I have done great.
Ang Panginoón ay totoóng daki at makapangyarihan
The Lord is so great and powerful.
Si Apolinario Mabini ang tinaguriáng Dakilang Lumpó
Apolinario Mabini is the so-called the Sublime Paralytic.
Kailán nagíng daki ang paninilbihan sa interés ng tirano
When has the service to a tyrant become great?

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Di parating wais ang mga dakilang tao.
Tatoeba Sentence #1883135 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Great people are not always wise.

May dakilang laban ng relihiyon at agham.
Tatoeba Sentence #1885352 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
There was a great conflict between religion and science.

May dakilang laban ng relihiyon at agham.
Tatoeba Sentence #1885352 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
There is a great conflict between religion and science.

Noong unang panahon, may dakilang hari sa bansang iyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #1463528 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Long time ago there was a great king in that country.

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