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tunay

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

Definition for the Tagalog word tunay:


tunay  Play audio #3486Save to Flash Cards
[adjective]  true; genuine; full-blooded; concrete; sincere; actual; factual

Root: tunay
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Tunay Example Sentences in Tagalog: (18)
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Mahirap makahanap ng isáng tunay na kaibigan.
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A true friend is hard to find.
Lumálabás na ang tunay niyáng pagkatao.
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His true character is beginning to show.
Matátagpuán ko pa ba ang tunay na pagmamahál?
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Will I ever find true love?
Ngayón pa lang akó umibig nang tunay
This is my first time to truly fall in love.
Aawitin ni Renz itó tagláy ang tunay na damdamin.
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Renz will sing it with real feeling.
Bakit ayaw niyáng kilanlín ang tunay niyáng mga magulang?
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Why doesn't she want to recognize her real parents?
Siyá ang polítikó na tunay na nais maglingkód at mamu.
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She's the politician who really wants to serve and lead.
Naranasan mo na ba ang mawalán ng tunay na kaibigan?
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Have you ever experienced losing a true friend.
Kilalanin mo siyáng tunay na kaibigan.
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Consider him as a true friend.
Iiral ang tunay na kápatiran.
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True camaraderie will prevail.
Sa tahanan lang palá matátagpuán ang tunay na kaligayahan.
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I realize that true happiness can be found at home.
Noóng una nagkakasagutan lang siná Jack at Jill pero tuluyang nagíng tunay na magkaaway na silá.
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Initially Jack and Jill were just habitually arguing but eventually/consequently/in the end they really became enemies.
Bihiráng iulat ng kompanyá ang tunay na kalagayan ng mga empleyado.
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The company rarely reports the true condition of the employees.
Hindî ko silá tunay na mga magulang
They are not my true/real parents?
Ikinákasá ni Diether ang laruán niyá na parang tunay na baríl
Diether is cocking his toy, as if it were a real gun.

User-submitted Example Sentences (5):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Tunay pala yung tsismis.
Tatoeba Sentence #1719859 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The rumor turned out to be true.


Ang tunay kong pangalan ay Tom.
Tatoeba Sentence #7487664 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My real name is Tom.


Ang kaibigan sa kagipitan ay kaibigang tunay.
Tatoeba Sentence #2937512 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
A friend in need is a friend indeed.


Ang tunay na kalikasan ng planetang Alpha Centauri Bb ay mahiwaga pa.
Tatoeba Sentence #2077053 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The true nature of the planet Alpha Centauri Bb is still a mystery.


Ang bawat lumad ay may anting-anting na inisaalang-alang nilang tunay na puso nila.
Tatoeba Sentence #1637523 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The natives each had an amulet, which they considered their true heart.


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How to pronounce tunay:

TUNAY AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #3486
Markup Code:
[rec:3486]
Related Filipino Words:
patunayanmapatunayanpatunaykatunayansa katunayanmagpatunaypagpápatunayhindi tunay
Related English Words:
truegenuinesincereactualconcretefactual
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