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

Definition for the Tagalog word matapang:

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[adjective]  brave; bold; audacious; fearless; courageous; daring; strong; tough; hard

Root: tapang
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Lilipas ang antók mo kapág uminóm ka ng matapang na kapé.
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Your sleepiness will pass if you'd drink strong coffee.
Matapang na hinaráp ng oposisyón ang katunggalî
The opposition bravely confronted the opponent.
Matapang ang anák ni Patty at ipinamalas niyá itó kahapon
Patty's son is brave, and he displayed it yesterday.
Si Goyong ay isáng matapang na sundalo ni Emilio Aguinaldo. 
Goyong is a brave soldier of Emilio Aguinaldo.
Tandâ ng katatagán ng loób ang pagiging matapang
Fortitude is a sign of being courageous.

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Maging matapang ka.
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Be brave.

Matapang ang lasa ng mga suka.
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Vinegar has a sharp taste.

Siya ay isang matapang na sundalo.
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He was a brave soldier.

Matapang siyang tumirang magsarili sa desyerto.
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She is brave to live alone in the desert.

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