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

Definition for the Tagalog word hintayin:

hintayín  Play audio #6836Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to wait for something/someone

Verb conjugations of hintayin:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: hintayConjugation Type: -In Verb
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
hintayín  Play audio #6836
hinintáy  Play audio #18553
hiníhintáy  Play audio #18554
híhintayín  Play audio #18555
Verb family:  maghintáy ,  
,  paghintayán ,  makapaghintáy
String frequency indicator:

This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Hintayin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (18)
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Hiníhintáy natin si Mark.
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We are waiting for Mark.
Hintayín mo akó.
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Wait for me.
Hinintáy kitá hanggáng alas-otso.
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I waited for you until 8 o'clock.
Híhintayín ba kitá?
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Should I wait for you?
Híhintayín mo ba akó?
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Are you going to wait for me?
May hiníhintáy lang akó.
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I'm just waiting for someone / something.
Hintayín mo ang pagdatíng nilá.
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Wait for their arrival.
Hintayín mong kumulô ang tubig.
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Wait for the water to boil.
Saán mo akó hinintáy?
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Where did you wait for me?
Sino ang hiníhintáy mo?
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Who are you waiting for?
Bakit hindî mo akó hinintáy?
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Why didn't you wait for me?
Hindî na ba kitá híhintayín?
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Shouldn't I wait for you anymore?
Sino pa ang hiníhintáy natin
Who else are we waiting for?
Sige na. Anó pa ang hiníhintáy mo?
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Go on. What else are you waiting for?
Dito kamí uupô at híhintayín ka na lang namin
We will sit here and will just wait for you.
Alternate spelling(s):
antayin, inantay, inaantay, aantayin, hinahantay, hahantayin, hinantay
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce hintayin:

Play audio #6836
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Related Filipino Words:
hintáymaghintáytekapinakahíhintáypakí hintáypaghíhintáyhintayanmakapaghintáykáhihintáypaghintayán
Related English Words:
waitwaitedwaitingwaitswait forwait for someonewait for something
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