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

Definition for the Tagalog word lola:

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[noun]  grandma; grandmother

Root: lola
String frequency indicator:

Very Frequent
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Lola Example Sentences in Tagalog: (18)
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Ináawitan akó ng lola ko habang naglulu siyá.
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My grandmother sings to me while she's cooking.
Yumao na ang kaniyáng lola.
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Her grandmother already passed away.
Iginígiít niyáng masungit ang kaniyáng lola.
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She insists that her grandmother was ill tempered.
Naiuwî ni Jenna ang kuwintás ng lola niyá.
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Jenna was able to bring home her grandma's necklace.
Hindî na makatayô ang lola ko.
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My grandma is not able to stand anymore.
Namatáy ang lola niyá noóng Marso.
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Her grandma died last March.
Lumúluwás ang lola ko dito sa Mayni taón-taón
My grandma (in the province) comes here to Manila every year.
Matandâ ang lola ko
My grandmother is old.
Humi na ang pandiníg ng lola ko
My grandma's sense of hearing has declined.
Pinalakí si Daisy ng lola niyá
Daisy was raised by her grandma.
Idaán mo itó sa lola mo bago ka umuwî.
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Take this to your grandma before you go home.
Walóng taón siyáng inalagaan ng lola niyá.
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Her grandma took care of her for eight years.
Nag-usap ang lola at ang lolo kanina.
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The grandfather and grandmother talked earlier today.
Ináasikaso ni Jill ang pagkain ng kaniyáng may sakít na lola.
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Jill is attending to the feeding of her sick grandmother.
Waláng nakákaupô sa silyón na iyán kundî ang lola ko.
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No one may sit on that easy chair other than my grandmother.

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
May sakit ang lola ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #1499836 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My grandmother is sick.

Ang lola ko ay nakakapagmaneho ng motorsiklo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2783714 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My grandmother can ride a motorcycle.

Si Tomas at ang lola niya ay nagpuntang bukstor.
Tatoeba Sentence #1938957 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom and his grandmother went to the bookstore.

Kailangan mong maghanap ng mas murang alternatibong sangkap kahit na binabasado mo ang reseta mo sa lola mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1933285 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You'll need to find cheaper, alternative ingredients even though you're basing your recipe on your grandmother's.

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How to pronounce lola:

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Related Filipino Words:
lola sa tuhód
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