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

Definition for the Tagalog word kabuhayan:

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[noun]  belongings; assets; livelihood; a living (income)

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Nagsasaka ang amá ko para may kabuhayan kamí.
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My father cultivates land so we could earn a living.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Ang paghinga lamang ay hindi kabuhayan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2099344 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Merely to breathe does not mean to live.

"Gusto kong mamatay." "Namamanhik ako sa iyo na pangunahing pag-aralan mo ang kabuhayan."
Tatoeba Sentence #1400334 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
"I want to die." "First, I pray you, learn what it is to live."

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How to pronounce kabuhayan:

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Related English Words:
belongingsassetslivelihooda livingincomesalary
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