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

Definition for the Tagalog word mayaman:

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[adjective]  rich; wealthy; affluent

Root: yaman
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
plural form of mayaman = mayayaman

String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Mayaman Example Sentences in Tagalog: (9)
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Magiging mayaman silá.
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They will become rich.
Mayaman ang kinabíbilangang pamilya ni Jorge.
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Jorge's family is rich.
Huwág kang mag-akalang akó ay mayaman
Don't get the wrong idea that I'm rich.
Mayaman sa kultura ang Mindanao
Mindanao is rich in culture.
May kakilala akóng nagyabáng na mayaman siyá
I've known someone who boasted that she was rich.
Bakit malíng magyabáng kung mas mayaman ka kaysa sa ibáng tao
Why is it wrong to brag if you are richer than another person?
Mayaman siyá
She is rich.
Mayaman ka
You are rich.
Mayaman siyá pero kuripot.
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She is rich but stingy.

User-submitted Example Sentences (12):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Ikaw ay mayaman.
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You are rich.

Sana mayaman ako.
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I wish I were rich.

Naging mayaman siya.
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He became rich.

Gusto kong maging mayaman.
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I want to be rich.

Alam ko na ikaw ay mayaman.
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I know you are rich.

Parang mayaman siyang magsalita.
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He speaks as if he were rich.

Bagamat siya'y mayaman, di siya maligaya.
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Though she is rich, she is not happy.

Nagturo siya ng mayayamang babaeng Indiyana.
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She taught rich Indian girls.

Mayaman siya, ngunit ang buhay niya'y parang taong nagpapalimos.
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He's rich, but he lives like a beggar.

Ikinasal niya ang kanyang anak na babae sa isang mayamang lalaki.
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He married his daughter to a rich man.

Naiinggit sila sa mga Amerikano dahil akala nila'y mas mayaman sila.
Tatoeba Sentence #1798476 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
They're envious of the Americans because they think they're richer.

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Alternate spelling(s):
mayayaman, kayaman
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