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

Definition for the Tagalog word alon:

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[noun]  wave (of water, e.g., ocean wave)

Root: alon
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Nilamon akó ng depresyón na parang isáng higanteng alon
Depression surged toward me like a giant wave.
Tinangáy ng malakíng alon ang maliít na balsá
The big wave swept away the small raft.
Umahon na tayo at lumálakí na ang mga alon.
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Let's get out of the water now as the waves are already getting bigger.

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Mataas ang alon.
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The waves are high.

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How to pronounce alon:

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waveocean wave
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