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

Definition for the Tagalog word tagal:

tagál  Play audio #2357
[noun]  duration; length of time

Root: tagal
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Bakit ang tagál mo?
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Why did you take so long? / What took you so long?
Bakit ang tagál matupád ng pangako mo?
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Why does it take long to fulfill your promise?
Hindî pareho ang tagál ng pagdadalamha ng bawa't tao.
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Not everyone grieves for the same amount of time.

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Ang tagal na din nating hindi nakakapagusap. Oh, Kamusta ka naman?
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I haven't talked to you in a while. So what have you been doing?

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How to pronounce tagal:

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Related Filipino Words:
matagáltumagálmatagalángaano katagálmagtagálpatagalínpinakamatagálpangmatagalantagalántagál-tagál
Related English Words:
durationlengthlength of timelong
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