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kahihiyan

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

Definition for the Tagalog word kahihiyan:


kahihiyán  Play audio #10657Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  shame; humiliation; embarrassment; dishonor; shyness

Root: hiya
String frequency indicator:

Average Frequency
This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Kahihiyan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (3)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Nagdudulot ng kahihiyán sa kaniyáng iná ang batang waláng disiplina.
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An undisciplined child brings shame on his mother.
Nagpápakamatáy ang ilán sa halíp na harapín ang kahihiyán.
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Some opt to commit suicide rather than deal with the shame.
Tinakpán niyá ang kaniyáng mukhâ sa kahihiyán
She covered her face in shame.

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How to pronounce kahihiyan:

KAHIHIYAN AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #10657
Markup Code:
[rec:10657]
Related Filipino Words:
hiyânakákahiyâmahiyainmahiyâdyahelangyâhiyang-hiyâPahiyá ka no?walanghiyâmapahiyâ
Related English Words:
shamehumiliationembarrassmentdishonorshyness
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
kahihiyang
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