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

Definition for the Tagalog word mahalaga:

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[adjective]  valuable; important; critical; essential; big; significant

Root: halaga
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Mahalagáng iulat mo ang ginawâ nilá.
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It's important to report what they did.
Mahalagáng gapiín natin ang kasamaán.
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It's important that we subdue wickedness.
Mahalagáng buhayin ang di ng pagkakaisá.
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It is important to revive the spirit of unity.
Mahalagáng makumpiská ang ebidensya para sa imbestigasyón.
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It is important to confiscate the evidence for the investigation.
Mahalagá ang papél na ginágampanán ng mga iná sa bahay.
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Mothers have a big part to play at home.
Mahalagáng papél ang ginampanán ng palay sa buhay ng mga sinaunang Filipino.
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Rice filled an important role in the lives of early Filipinos.
Mahalagáng gunitaín ang mga nagawâ ni Bonifacio.
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It's importrant to commemorate what Bonifacio did.
Itinatalâ ni Annie ang mga mahalagáng konsepto.
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Annie takes note of the important concepts.
Mahalagá ang mga pulong para maréalize natin ang mga pagkakamalî natin.
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Meetings are important for us to realize our mistakes.
Mahalagáng kumpleto ang iyóng salaysáy.
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It is important that your story is complete.

User-submitted Example Sentences (5):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Mahalaga ang pamilya.
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Family is important.

Mahalaga ang buhay sa akin.
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Life is very dear to me.

Ang larawan ay kahalaga nang libong salita.
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A picture is worth a thousand words.

Mahalaga ang pasaporte sa iyong pagbibiyahe.
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The passport important on your trip.

Tinatanggap ang lahat ng mahalagang kredit kard.
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All major credit cards are accepted.

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Alternate spelling(s):
mahahalaga, kahalaga
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