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

Definition for the Tagalog word itayo:

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[verb]  to stand something up; to build something; to fabricate something; to establish something; to construct something; to set up something; to erect something

Verb conjugations of itayo:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: tayoConjugation Type: I-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
itayô  Play audio #8951
itinayô  Play audio #18775
itinatayô  Play audio #18776
itatayô  Play audio #18777
Verb family:
tumayô  |  
magtayô  |  
magpatayô  |  
maitayô  |  
tayuán  |  
ipatayô  |  
makapagtayô  |  
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Itayo Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
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Iláng tao ang nagtrabaho para itayô ang gusa?
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How many people worked to construct the building?
Nagbigáy siyá ng donasyón para itayô ang páaralán.
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He donated to build the school.
Tumindí ang polusyón sa hangin nang itayô ang planta.
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Air pollution worsened when the plant opened.
Inihain ang manók para sa itatayô niláng tuláy.
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The chicken was offered as a sacrifice for the bridge to be built.
Itinayô ang Berlin Wall noóng Agosto 1961. 
The Berlin Wall was erected in August 1961.
Tulungan siláng mulíng itayô ang mga tahanang sinalantá ng bagyó
Help them rebuild the houses destroyed by the typhoon.
Paano nilá itó itatayô
How will they establish it?
Itatayô ang istasyón malapit sa mall. 
The station will be built near the mall.
Itinayô ang organisasyón noóng nakaraáng taón
The organization was established last year.
Marami pang ibáng simbahan ang kasalukuyang itinatayô
Several other churches are in the process of being built.
Itatayô ang mga gusaling may panlaban sa lindól sa Mayni
Earthquake-resistant structures will be built in Manila.
Paano itinatayô ang mga katedrál
How are cathedrals built?

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Kailan iyon itinayo?
Tatoeba Sentence #2940937 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
When was it built?

Itinayo ni Tom ang sarili niyang bahay.
Tatoeba Sentence #2842485 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom built his own house.

Ang kapilyang iyan ay itinayo ng mga Kastila ilang siglo na ang nakalipas.
Tatoeba Sentence #2763513 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
That chapel was built by the Spaniards some centuries ago.

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Alternate spelling(s):
tinayo, tinatayo
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How to pronounce itayo:

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Related Filipino Words:
tayotayôtayo natumayômagtayôtayo aykatayuanpagpápatayôpatayôtáyo-tayo
Related English Words:
stand upbuildsbuildbuiltbuildingfabricatefabricatesfabricatederectfabricatingconstructconstructsconstructedconstructingset upsetting uppitchpitchedpitchingestablishestablishesestablishedestablishing
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