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

Definition for the Tagalog word silya:

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[noun]  chair

Root: silya
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Example Sentences Available Icon Silya Example Sentences in Tagalog: (10)
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Iniwan ng ba ang laruán niyá sa silya.
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The child left his toy on the chair.
Bumagsák si John mulâ sa silya.
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John fell off the chair.
Bakit mo inilagáy sa silya ang sapatos mo?
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Why did you put your shoes on the chair?
Bumigáy ang silya sa bigat ni Paul. 
The chair broke due to Paul's weight.
Iabante mo ang silya mo
Move your chair forward.
Akó na ang baha sa silya
I'll take care of the chair.
Natakot silá nang umangát ang silyang mag-isá.
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They got scared when the chair levitated by itself.
Maáabót ko ang kísame kung tatayô akó sa silya.
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I can reach the ceiling if I'll stand on a chair.
Ilapit mo ngâ sa akin ang silya iyán
Please put that chair near me.
Sumásayáw ang silya ko.
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My chair is wobbling.

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Gawa sa plastik ang silya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1851998 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This chair is made of plastic.

May apat na silya malapit sa mesa.
Tatoeba Sentence #2917765 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
There were four chairs by the table.

Ang pusa ba'y nasa ibabaw ng silya o sa ilalim ng silya?
Tatoeba Sentence #1788319 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Is the cat on the chair or under the chair?

Ang pusa ba'y nasa ibabaw ng silya o sa ilalim ng silya?
Tatoeba Sentence #1788319 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Is the cat on the chair or under the chair?

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