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

Definition for the Tagalog word tiya:

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[noun]  aunt; auntie

Root: tiya
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User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
May tiya ako sa Los Angeles.
Tatoeba Sentence #1757524 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I have an aunt who lives in Los Angeles.

Mga tiya ko ang mga babaeng ito.
Tatoeba Sentence #1709786 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
These women are my aunts.

Nakita ko ang tiya ko sa Europa.
Tatoeba Sentence #2844677 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I came across my aunt in Europe.

Maninirahan ako sa aking tiya sa Kyoto.
Tatoeba Sentence #2809539 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I am going to stay with my aunt in Kyoto.

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Alternate spelling(s):
tiyahin, tiyahen, tya, tyahin, tyahen, tia
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How to pronounce tiya:

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