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

Definition for the Tagalog word lolo:

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[noun]  grandpa; grandfather

Root: lolo
String frequency indicator:

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This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Lolo Example Sentences in Tagalog: (9)
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Madalás sumasamâ ang pakiramdám ng lolo ni Laura.
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Laura's grandfather often feels under the weather.
Dalhín mo itóng mga prutas sa lolo mo.
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Bring these fruits to your grandfather.
Aatténd kamí sa pagdiriwang ng kaarawán ni Lolo
We will attend Grandpa's birthday celebration.
Nangínginíg ang mga kamáy ng lolo ko
My grandpa's hands are trembling.
Matandâ ang lolo ko
My grandfather is old.
Nabíbingí ang lolo
Grandfather is becoming deaf.
Bumábalík na sa pagkaba ang lolo ko.
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My grandfather is already regressing into second childhood.
Ihatíd mo itó sa bahay ng lolo mo.
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Take this to your grandpa's house.
Nag-usap ang lola at ang lolo kanina.
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The grandfather and grandmother talked earlier today.

User-submitted Example Sentences (7):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Galing Osaka ang lolo ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #1945028 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My grandfather comes from Osaka.

Nasugatan ang lolo ko sa digmaan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2909902 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My grandfather was wounded in the war.

Umiinom ng gamot ang lolo ko araw-araw.
Tatoeba Sentence #2056428 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My grandfather takes medicine every day.

Ang lolo ko'y limang beses na mas matanda kaysa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #2420449 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My grandfather is five times as old as I am.

Namatay ang aking lolo sa Ikalawang Digmaang Pandaigdig.
Tatoeba Sentence #5361038 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My grandfather died in the Second World War.

Ang lolo ko ang siyang nagkwento sa akin ng istroyang iyan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2912050 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It was my grandfather that told me that story.

Ang kanyang lolo ay namatay sa kanser isang taon ang nakaraan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2800123 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
His grandfather died of cancer last year.

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How to pronounce lolo:

Play audio #296
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Related Filipino Words:
lolo sa tuhód
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