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

Definition for the Tagalog word simbahan:

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[noun]  church

Root: simba
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This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Simbahan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
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Gustó naming ikasál kamí sa simbahan.
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We would like to get married in a church.
Natagpuán ni Eileen ang kasagutan sa simbahan.
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Eileen found her answer at the church.
Marami pang ibáng simbahan ang kasalukuyang itinatayô
Several other churches are in the process of being built.
Tumunóg ang kampa ng simbahan nang tatlóng beses
The church bell tolled three times.
Mala ang simbahan
The church is far away.
Nagibâ ang malakíng padér ng simbahan
The church's mighty wall collapsed.
Hindî alám ni Neneng kung alíng simbahan ang sásalihan niyá
Neneng didn't know which church she should go to.
Nagpa-pícture akó sa haráp ng simbahan
I had my pictures taken in front of the church.
Hindî makatawa si Ethel kasí nasa loób siyá ng simbahan.
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Ethel can't laugh because she's inside the church.
May ikinákasál ngayón sa loób ng simbahan.
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There's a couple getting married now inside the church.
Maririníg mo ang pagtunog ng mga kampa ng simbahan mámayáng gabí.
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You will hear the tolling of the church bells tonight.
Hindî na kamí dumaán sa simbahan, dumeretso na lang kamí dito.
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We did not stop by the church anymore, we just went straight here.

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Kontra sa diborsyo ang Simbahang Katolika.
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The Catholic Church is opposed to divorce.

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