Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word kauna-unahan in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word kauna-unahan:

káuná-unahan  Play audio #9761Save to Flash Cards
[adjective]  very first; premier

Root: una
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Siyá ang káuná-unahang dumatíng sa pulong
She was the very first to arrive in the meeting.
Anó ang káuná-unahang pelíkuláng ipinalabás sa bansâ
What was the very first movie shown in the country?
Si Lucio ang káuná-unahan sa pamilya na nakapagtapós
Lucio is the first in the family to graduate.
Ang Santiago ang káuná-unahan** lungsód sa Rehiyón 2. 
Santiago is the premier city in Region 2.
Alternate spelling(s):
kauna unahan, ka una unahan
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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firstvery firstpremier
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