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nauna

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

Definition for the Tagalog word nauna:


náuná  Play audio #6754Save to Flash Cards
[adjective]  prior; preliminary; antecedent

Root: una
String frequency indicator:

Very Frequent
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Nauna Example Sentences in Tagalog: (4)
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Pinasinungalingan nilá ang náunáng teorya
They refuted the previous theory.
Maghihirap silá gaya ng nauná sa kanilá
They will suffer as their predecessors did.
Nilabág niyá ang náunáng kásunduan
He violated the prior agreement.
Anó ang nauná, ang manók o ang itlóg
Which came first, the chicken or the egg?

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Nauna tayong dumating.
Tatoeba Sentence #4560177 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We arrived first.


Sino ang nauna sa inyo?
Tatoeba Sentence #5296217 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Which of you was here first?


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How to pronounce nauna:

NAUNA AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #6754
Markup Code:
[rec:6754]
Related Filipino Words:
unapangunahinpangunahanmaunámangunaunahinmaunahanpangungunaunahanúnang-una
Related English Words:
priorpreliminaryantecedent
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
naunang
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