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mata

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

Definition for the Tagalog word mata:


matá  Play audio #774Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  eye

Root: mata
Very Frequent
Example Sentences Available Icon Mata Example Sentences in Tagalog: (7)
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Dáhan-dahan akóng nagmulat ng mga matá ko
Slowly I opened my eyes.
Ibinaling ang mga matá ko sa notes ko 
I turned my eyes to my notes.
Itinuón ko ang mga matá ko sa titser
I focused my eyes on the teacher.
Naoperahán siyá sa matá kayâ hindî siyá makabasa ngayón
He has undergone an eye operation and presently can't read.
Nairita ang mga matá namin sa ashfall. 
The ashfall irritated our eyes.
Nasásaktán ang mga matá ni Lucy sa liwanag.
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The lights are hurting Lucy's eyes.
Buksán mo ang iyóng mga matá.
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Open your eyes. / See things the way they are.

User-submitted Example Sentences (18):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Magaling ang mata niya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1611674 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He has good eyesight.


Nakikita ko sa mata mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1715184 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I can see it in your eyes.


Kumakati ang mga mata ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #2768310 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My eyes feel itchy.


Nagtagpo ang mga mata nila.
Tatoeba Sentence #1611528 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Their eyes met.


Bulag ang kanyang isang mata.
Tatoeba Sentence #2762108 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He is blind in one eye.


Sinara niya ang kanyang mga mata.
Tatoeba Sentence #2946499 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He closed his eyes.


May mata siya para sa kagandahan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2202017 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She has an eye for beauty.


Parang naaatrak ako sa mga mata mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1619168 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I feel like I'm being drawn into your eyes.


May malalaking mata ang mga kuwago.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214002 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Owls have big eyes.


Lumingon ka at ipikit ang mga mata mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #8282255 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Turn around and close your eyes.


Nakikita ko ang luha sa iyong mga mata.
Tatoeba Sentence #2800082 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I see tears in your eyes.


May taynga ang dingding, may mata ang shouji.
Tatoeba Sentence #1594235 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Walls have ears, shouji have eyes.


Sarhan mo ang mga mata mo nang tatlong minuto.
Tatoeba Sentence #1901506 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Close your eyes for three minutes.


Isang uwak ay di tinutuka ang mata ng iba naman.
Tatoeba Sentence #1800608 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
One crow doesn't peck another's eye.


Ang kabayong ito ay may malalaki at magagandang mata.
Tatoeba Sentence #2945084 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This horse has beautiful big eyes.


Pagka may kinakamayan ka, dapat tingnan mo ang mata niya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1947314 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
When you shake hands with somebody, you must look him in the eye.


Hinanap niya ang singsing niya nang pawang bukas ang mata.
Tatoeba Sentence #1602085 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She looked for her ring with her eyes wide open.


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How to pronounce mata:

MATA AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #774
Markup Code:
[rec:774]
Related Filipino Words:
malik-matápikít-matápilíkmatámatahínnakamatámamataánkalumatámamalik-matámatá-sa-matá
Related English Words:
eye
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
matang
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