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

Definition for the Tagalog word hawakan:

hawakán  Play audio #18534Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  handle

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Natátanggál ba itóng hawakán?
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Is this handle detachable?

User-submitted Example Sentences (5):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Hawakan mo ang kandila.
Tatoeba Sentence #5361351 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Hold the candle.

Pwede kong hawakan ang buhok mo?
Tatoeba Sentence #2895958 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can I touch your hair?

Hawakan mo nang mahigpit ang raketa.
Tatoeba Sentence #2806441 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Hold the racket tight.

Hawakan ang bola nang parehong kamay.
Tatoeba Sentence #1815368 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Hold the ball in both hands.

Huwag mo nang hawakan itong bote kailanman!
Tatoeba Sentence #2068073 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Don't touch this bottle ever again!

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Words spelled the same with a different pronunciation, stress, or definition:
2:hawakan  Play audio #7467Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to hold something; to hold on to something; to handle something

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How to pronounce hawakan:

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Related Filipino Words:
hawakhawakanhumawakmaghawakmahawakanháwak-hawakmakahawaknakahawakpaghawakmagkahawak ang mga kamáy
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