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

Definition for the Tagalog word hilaga:

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[noun]  north (direction)

Root: hilaga
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Isinilang si Edward sa hilagang bahagi ng Inglatera
Edward was born in the northern part of England.
Sa dako pa roón ng hila matátagpuán mo ang talón
Farther north, wou will find the falls.

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Gusto niyang tumira sa Hilagang Amerika.
Tatoeba Sentence #2114047 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He wants to live in North America.

Ang aneks ay nasa hilaga ng orihinal na gusali.
Tatoeba Sentence #1916809 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The annex is on the north of the original building.

Makikita ang mga hayop na iyon sa Hilagang Hemispero.
Tatoeba Sentence #2178294 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Those animals can be seen in the Northern Hemisphere.

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