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

Definition for the Tagalog word habang:

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[conjunction/adverb]  while; as long as; during; when / while

Root: habang
String frequency indicator:

This string is used more frequently in formal content than casual content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Habang Example Sentences in Tagalog: (31)
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Matulog ka na muna habang walâ pa akó
Sleep for the meantime while I'm still out.
Nakangitî siyá habang inaawit ang kantá ni Shawn Mendez.
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She was smiling while singing Shawn Mendez's song.
Inaresto si Teddy habang nagtatanghál sa entablado.
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Teddy was arrested while performing on stage.
Nahulog siyá habang bumababâ siyá ng hagdanan.
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He fell while going down the stairs.
Tauhan mo ang tindahan habang walâ akó.
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Man the store while I'm away.
Kumákantá ka ba habang nalili?
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Do you sing in the shower?
Hindî tayo makákaalís habang umúulán.
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We won't be able to leave while it's raining.
Bumúbulóng siyá kanina habang natutulog.
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He was whispering earlier while asleep.
Ináawitan akó ng lola ko habang naglulu siyá
My grandmother sings to me while she's cooking.
Habang tumatandâ si Angel, mas madalás na sumasa sa kaniyá ang alaalang itó
The older Angel gets, the more often this memory haunts her.
Sumigáw si Jane habang itinátakíp ang kumot sa kaniyáng ulo
Jane shouted as she used the blanket as a cover over her head.
Kinákabahán si Harry habang kumákantá sa entablado
Harry was nervous while singing on stage.
Pinagmasdán ko ang aso habang kumakain siyá
I carefully observed the dog while she was eating.
Si Homer muna ang mamumu habang nasa bakasyón ang tagapangulo
Homer will take the lead while the chair is on vacation.
Nagmámaneho siyá habang nagtetéxt
She's driving while texting!
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How to pronounce habang:

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Related English Words:
whileas long asduringwhen
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