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

Definition for the Tagalog word maunawaan:

maunawaan  Play audio #24716Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to be able to understand something; to be able to realize something

Verb conjugations of maunawaan:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: unawaConjugation Type: Ma-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
maunawaan  Play audio #24716
naunawaan  Play audio #24717
naúunawaan  Play audio #24718
maúunawaan  Play audio #24719
Verb family:
unawain  |  
makauna  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Maunawaan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Matátagalán pa bago ko siyá maunawaan.
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It would be a long time before I could understand her.
Naúunawaan ko ang galit ni Alyssa.
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I understand Alyssa's anger. / I understand why Alyssa is angry.
Naunawaan ko ang sitwasyón ni Boom.
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I understood Boom's situation.
Sana maunawaan mo akó.
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I hope you would be able to understand me.
Anó ba ang hindî mo maunawaan?
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What don't you understand?
Naúunawaan ko ang kalagayan mo.
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I can understand the situation you're in.
Naúunawaan ni Caitlyn ang dahilán ng pagkatalo nilá.
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Caitlyn understands the reason why they lost.
Maúunawaan mo rin akó balang araw.
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Someday you'll understand me.
Maúunawaan ko rin sa hulí ang kahulugán ng mga salitáng itó.
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I will eventually understand the meaning of these words.
Naunawaan mo ba ang sinabi ko?
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Did you understand what I said?

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Sinubukan naming maunawaan ang mga letra sa pader.
Tatoeba Sentence #1842357 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We tried to make out the letters written on the wall.

Sinubukan naming maunawaan ang mga letra sa dingding.
Tatoeba Sentence #1842355 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We tried to make out the letters written on the wall.

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How to pronounce maunawaan:

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Related Filipino Words:
unawainpang-unapagkakaunawaanmaunawaínhindí pagkakaunawaanmaunawaang lubósdi-pagkakaunawaanpaunakaunawaánmakauna
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