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

Definition for the Tagalog word hintay:

hintáy  Play audio #2132Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  waiting

Root: hintay
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
You may also hear some people say "antay" instead of "hintay".

String frequency indicator:

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

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Hintáy ka

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Wait up.

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Alternate spelling(s):
antay, intay, hantay
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How to pronounce hintay:

Play audio #2132
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Related Filipino Words:
maghintáyhintayíntekapinakahíhintáypakí hintáyhintayanpaghíhintáykáhihintáymakapaghintáypaghintayán
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