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

Definition for the Tagalog word katunayan:

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[noun]  truth; veracity; actuality; evidence; proof; fact; sincerity; reality; certification
[expression]  in fact; in truth; in actuality

Root: tunay
Very Frequent
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Nagsilbíng katunayan ng katapatan ang pagsasabi ng katotohanan
Speaking the truth served as a proof of honesty.
Sa katunayan, hindî na akó nakapaghandâ nang lubusan dahil sa kakulangán ng oras
In fact, I was unable to fully prepare due to lack of time.
Anóng katunayan mayroón ka para sa mga paratang mo sa akin
What proof do you have for the allegations against me?
May katunayan akó ng mga bagay na hindî nakikita
I have the evidence of things not seen.

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Ang ibang sansinukob ay marahil pawang ibang katunayan.
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Another universe is perhaps a different reality altogether...

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How to pronounce katunayan:

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Related Filipino Words:
tunaypatunaypatunayanmapatunayanmagpatunaysa katunayanpagpápatunayhindi tunay
Related English Words:
in factin truthtrueveracityactualityevidenceproofsincerityrealityfactcertificationactualityin actualitytruth
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