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

Definition for the Tagalog word kamatayan:

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[noun]  death; doom

Root: matay
Very Frequent
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Nagdulot ng kamatayan ang epidemya.
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The epidemic brought death.
Hindî pa naitatalâ ang dahilán ng kaniyáng kamatayan.
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The cause of her death hasn't been recorded so far.
Saán gúgunitaín ang anibersaryo ng kamatayan ni Larry?
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Where will the Larry's death anniversary be commemorated?
Nangahulugán ng kamatayan ang halík ng taksíl.
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The kiss of the traitor meant death.
Bubuhayin ng Senado ang pánukalang batás tungkól sa parusang kamatayan
The Senate will revive the bill on the death penalty.
hinatulan ng kamatayan 
sentenced to death
Naghíhiwaláy ang espíritú at ang katawán sa oras ng kamatayan
There is a separation of the spirit and the body at the time of death.

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Takot ako sa kamatayan.
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I'm afraid of death.

Ang aksidente ay nagdulot ng maraming kamatayan.
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The accident has caused many deaths.

Naniniwala sila sa buhay pagkatapos ng kamatayan.
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They believe in a life after death.

Ang transpormasyon ay kasabay na panganganak at kamatayan.
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Transformation is birth and death at the same time.

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How to pronounce kamatayan:

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Related Filipino Words:
mamatáykatayánnakamámatáymagpakamatáypagkamatáyikamatáymámamátay-taopagpápakamatáymamatayánparusang kamatayan
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