Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word dahil.

Definition for the Tagalog word dahil:

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[conjunction]  because of; because

Root: dahil

Example Sentences Available Icon Dahil Example Sentences in Tagalog: (30)
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Hindî akó dádaló dahil sa ulán
I won't attend because of the rain.
May gusaling gumu dahil sa lindól
There was a building that collapsed due to the earthquake.
Dádaló si Salve dahil pinilit siyá ni Janis. 
Salve will attend because she was forced by Janis.
Naparusahan ang mga estudyante dahil nagtulungán silá sa pandara
The students were punished because they helped each other to cheat.
Daan-daán ang namulat sa katotohanan dahil sa isáng nakakagulat na pagsisiwalat
Hundreds came to the truth as a result of a shocking revelation.
Nasuká akó kahapon dahil sa nakain ko
I threw up yesterday because of what I ate.
Nabibigô ka sa mga pagsusulit dahil hindî ka nag-aaral
You fail your exams because you don't study.
Nabibigô silá dahil hindî silá nagkakáisá
They fail because they're not united.
Libu-libó ang nasúsugatan nang malubhâ taón-taón dahil sa mga bagyó
Each year, typhoons cause thousands of serious injuries.
Huwág kang umurong dahil lang sa isáng hamon
Don't back out just because of a challenge.
Maraming tao ang malubháng nasúsugatan dahil sa mga aksidente sa sasakyán
Many people sustain serious injuries as a result of car accidents.
Natuwâ akó dahil doón
I was happy because of that. / I was happy about that.
Naputol ang kable ng telépono dahil sa bagyó
The telephone cable snapped because of the typhoon.
Nagkakalayô ang sángkatauhan dahil sa pagkakáiba ng la, kultura, at relihiyón
Racial, cultural, and religious differences divide mankind.
Dahil sa sipag niyá, magtátamó si Annalise ng pínakamataás na pagkilala sa kaniyáng larangan
Because of her hard work, Annalise will receive the highest honor in her field.
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Related Filipino Words:
dahilánidahilándahil sakadahilanan
Related English Words:
becausebecause of
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