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matanda

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

Definition for the Tagalog word matanda:


matandâ  Play audio #704Save to Flash Cards
[adjective]  old; aged; senior; archaic
[noun]  an old person; old man/woman

Root: tanda
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
Note: "matanda" is only used to refer to living people, animals, etc. If you are referring to objects like an "old car" or "old house" you should use "luma" instead.

String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Matanda Example Sentences in Tagalog: (15)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Matandâ na ang baka ni Mang Tomas.
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Mang Tomas's cow is old.
Anó ang sinabi ng matandáng babae sa mga nagsísilbí?
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What did the old woman say to those serving?
Nabanggâ ng humaharurot na kotse ang matandáng babae.
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The speeding car hit the old woman.
Imortál umanó ang matandáng nakita ko sa bundók.
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The old man I saw in the mountain is said to be immortal.
Ang matandáng babae ang nagpápatakbó ng tindahan
The old woman runs the store.
Matandâ ang lola ko
My grandmother is old.
Matandâ ang lolo ko
My grandfather is old.
Tinúturuan ko ang grupo ng mga matandâ para makabasa silá
I am teaching a group of adults for them to be able to read.
Isusugód sa págamutan ang matandáng janitor dahil sa kaniyáng sakít sa pu
The old janitor will be brought to the clinic due to his heart ailment.
Diyós ko, nakapatáy siyá ng matandâ
My God, he killed an old person!
Paupuín mo ang matandâ
Tell the old person to take a seat./Give the old person a seat.
Nagulat ang matandáng babae sa bali.
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The old woman was startled by the news.
Ipinagtanggól ng batang abugado ang matandáng babae.
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The young lawyer defended the old woman.
Mas mahirap magtu sa mga ba kaysa sa mga matatandâ.
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It is more difficult to teach children than adults.
Walâ siyáng pinagbíbigyán, ba man o matandâ.
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He does not give consideration to anyone, whether young or old.

User-submitted Example Sentences (22):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Kantot, matanda na kami!
Tatoeba Sentence #1710531 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Fuck, we're old!


Hindot, matanda na kami!
Tatoeba Sentence #1710530 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Fuck, we're old!


Hindi mukhang matanda si Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #2788106 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom doesn't look old.


Kumain ng kaunting lugaw ang matanda.
Tatoeba Sentence #2763632 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The old man ate some rice porridge.


Tinanong sa akin ng matanda ang oras.
Tatoeba Sentence #3084596 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The old man asked me the time.


Mas matanda si Nanay kaysa kay Tatay.
Tatoeba Sentence #3251908 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Mom is older than Dad.


Malusog pa rin siya kahit na matanda na.
Tatoeba Sentence #3196885 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Even though he's old, he's still healthy.


Nag-iisang nakatira ang matandang babae.
Tatoeba Sentence #2068128 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
That old woman lives by herself.


Hinahanap ko ang isang matandang lalaki.
Tatoeba Sentence #2915088 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm looking for an old man.


Ngayon ay mas matanda at marunong na siya.
Tatoeba Sentence #2953488 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He is older and wiser now.


Matanda na baga siya, malusog naman at aktibo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1734677 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Old as he is, he is very healthy and active.


Ang matandang mag-asawa ay umupo nang magkatabi.
Tatoeba Sentence #2763661 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The old couple sat side by side.


Kung matanda na ang tao, puwede pa ring magpatuli.
Tatoeba Sentence #2165753 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
When the person is old enough, he can get circumcised.


Para sa matatanda itong pelikula, di para sa bata.
Tatoeba Sentence #1789639 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This movie is for adults, not for children.


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.


Mas matanda nang dalawang taon si John kaysa sa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #2783683 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
John is senior to me by two years.


Wala siyang mapilian kundi ikasal ang matandang lalaki.
Tatoeba Sentence #2038671 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She had no other choice but to marry the old man.


Bakit ka nagsasalita sa kanya na parang siya ay matanda?
Tatoeba Sentence #2929893 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Why do you talk about him as if he were an old man?


Kung minsan nawawalan tayo ng pasensiya para sa matatanda.
Tatoeba Sentence #1383709 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We sometimes lack patience with old people.


Mukhang bata siya, pero sa katotohanan, mas matanda siya sa iyo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1753703 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She looks young, but actually she's older than you are.


"Masyadong matanda na ako at malungkot para maglaro," sabi ng bata.
Tatoeba Sentence #2165745 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
"I am too old and sad to play," said the boy.


Kung kayurin nang kaunti sa ilalim ng patong na matandang tao, may bata pa rin.
Tatoeba Sentence #1808487 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
If you scrape off a bit under the layer of old man, there is still a child.


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Alternate spelling(s):
matatanda
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.


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How to pronounce matanda:

MATANDA AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #704
Markup Code:
[rec:704]
Related Filipino Words:
tandâpalátandaantandaánmatandaánnakatatandâmatandainpagtandâtumandâpanandâkatandaán
Related English Words:
oldagedseniorarchaicold personold manold woman
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
matandang
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