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

Definition for the Tagalog word digmaan:

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[noun]  war

Root: digma
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Sumabak ang mga sundalo sa digmaan.
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The soldiers went to war.
Maaaring magbunsód ng digmaan ang mga aksiyón ni Trump. 
Trump's actions could provoke war.
Nabago ng digmaan ang daigdíg
The war changed the world.
Anó ang nagbunsód ng Ikalawáng Digmaang Pandaigdíg
What launched the Second World War?
Tinalo ng mga Amerikano ang mga Espanyól sa digmaan
The Americans defeated the Spanish in the war.
Lubós na magigibâ ang lungsód dahil sa digmaan
The city will be leveled to the ground because of the war.
Nang taón ding iyón, sumikláb ang digmaang sibíl
That same year, civil war broke out.
Maiipit ang mga OFW sa napipintóng digmaan sa Iran. 
OFWs will get caught in the impending war in Iran.
Maraming taón na ang dumaán mulâ noóng Pangalawáng Digmaan.
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It's been many years already since World War 2.

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Nasugatan ang lolo ko sa digmaan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2909902 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My grandfather was wounded in the war.

Hindi pa rin natapos ang digmaan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2818141 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Still, the war was not over.

Namatay ang aking lolo sa Ikalawang Digmaang Pandaigdig.
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My grandfather died in the Second World War.

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How to pronounce digmaan:

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Related Filipino Words:
digmâmandirigmâdigmaíndigmaang pandaigdígpandigmâ
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