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

Definition for the Tagalog word kaarawan:

kaarawán  Play audio #1679Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  birthday; anniversary

Root: araw
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Example Sentences Available Icon Kaarawan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (17)
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Siyám lang ang dumaló sa pagdiriwang ng kaarawán ni Sophida.
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Only nine came to Sophida's birthday party.
Kaarawán ni Myra kahapon.
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Yesterday was Myra's birthday.
Batiin mo si John kasí kaarawán niyá ngayón.
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Greet John because it's his birthday today.
Púpunuín nilá ng sikát na mga artista ang kaarawán ng anák nilá.
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They will fill their daughter's birthday celebration with famous celebrities.
Dinaluhán ni Emma ang selebrasyón ng kaarawán ni Lia.
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Emma attended Lia's birthday celebration.
Saán mo gustóng idaos ang kaarawán mo?
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Where do you want to celebrate your birthday?
Gustó kong idaos ang kaarawán ko sa Boracay.
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I want to celebrate my birthday in Boracay.
Dinalhán ko ng regalo si Kate kasí kaarawán niyá
I brought a gift to Kate because it's her birthday.
Aatténd kamí sa pagdiriwang ng kaarawán ni Lolo
We will attend Grandpa's birthday celebration.
Bakâ malimutan / makalimutan mo na bukas ang kaarawán ko
You might forget that tomorrow is my birthday.
Hindî nakákalimot si Pete ng mga kaarawán ng mga kaibigan niyá
Pete does not forget the birthdays of his friends.
Nagdiwang ng kaarawán ang anák na babae ni Zenia. 
Zenia's daughter celebrated her birthday.
Sa Oktubre ang kaarawán ng paborito kong pinsan
My favorite cousin's birthday is in October.
Tátandaán ko ang kaarawán mo.
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I will keep your birthday in mind.
Nagkátaón na kaarawán ni David nang nakita ko siyá.
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It happened to be David's birthday when I saw him.

User-submitted Example Sentences (8):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Kahapon ang kaarawan ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #3272326 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Yesterday was my birthday.

Nakalimutan ba nila na kaarawan ko bukas?
Tatoeba Sentence #7634192 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Did they forget tomorrow's my birthday?

Ngayon ang aking ikalabing-anim na kaarawan.
Tatoeba Sentence #3064951 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Today is my sixteenth birthday.

Natanggap ko ang regalo para sa aking kaarawan.
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I received my birthday present.

Gusto ko syang bigyan ng regalo sa kanyang kaarawan.
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I would like to give him a present for his birthday.

Ngayon ay ika-18 ng Hunyo at kaarawan ngayon ni Muriel!
Tatoeba Sentence #5213840 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Today is June 18 and it is Muriel's birthday!

Namatay siya ilang araw pagkalipas ng kanyang ika-isandaang kaarawan.
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He died within a few days of his hundredth birthday.

Binigyan ko ng kwintas na perlas ang kapatid kong babae para sa kanyang kaarawan.
Tatoeba Sentence #3070383 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I gave my sister a pearl necklace on her birthday.

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How to pronounce kaarawan:

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Related Filipino Words:
arawbalang arawáraw-arawmadalíng-arawAraw ng KagitinganarawánAraw ng mga Patáyanak-arawpaglubóg ng arawtag-aráw
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