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

Definition for the Tagalog word katawan:

katawán  Play audio #3473Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  body; figure

Root: katawan
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This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Katawan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (10)
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Nagkákasakít tayo kapág nasúsugatan ang katawán natin.
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We become sick when we're injured.
Kumakalat ang mga pantál sa kaniyáng buóng katawán.
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The hives are spreading all over his body.
Saáng bandá ng katawán itó makikita?
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On which part of the body can you see this?
Ibinagsák niyá ang katawán sa kama
He flopped himself (his body) down on the bed.
Ang tuhod ay ang pínakamalakíng kasukasuan sa katawán ng tao
The knee is the largest joint in the human body.
Palakihín mo ang katawán mo
Build up your body.
Huwág mong súsugatan ang katawán mo
Don't hurt / injure your body.
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.
Ang mga gulay ay nagbíbigáy ng mga bitaminang kailangan ng ating katawán.
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Vegetables provide vitamins needed by our bodies.
Mag-jogging ka para lumakás ang katawán mo.
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You go jogging to make your body stronger.

User-submitted Example Sentences (7):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Gusto mo ng ibang bagong katawan?
Tatoeba Sentence #1869924 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Would you like to have a new body?

Dumikit ang basang damit sa katawan ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #2842488 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My wet clothes clung to my body.

Nagtamo ng tatlong bala sa katawan si Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #4283984 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom was shot three times.

May nararamdaman ka bang sakit sa ibang parte ng katawan?
Tatoeba Sentence #3043752 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Do you feel pain in any other part of your body?

Ang isdang ito ay may maraming maliliit na buto sa katawan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2798352 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This fish has a lot of small bones in it.

Sa wakas, dinala ko ang kanyang pagod na katawan sa dalampasigan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1452479 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
At last, I brought her exhausted body upon the beach.

Marahil sa ibang sansinukob, ang mga pagkatao, at saka ang kanilang kaligiran, ay walang katawan.
Tatoeba Sentence #1467216 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Maybe in another universe, sentient beings, as well as their very environment, are incorporeal.

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