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kahihiyan

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

Definition for the Tagalog word kahihiyan:


kahihiyán  Play audio #10657Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  shame; humiliation; embarrassment; dishonor; shyness

Root: hiya
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Kahihiyan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (3)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Nagpápakamatáy ang ilán sa halíp na harapín ang kahihiyán.
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Some opt to commit suicide rather than deal with the shame.
Nagdudulot ng kahihiyán sa kaniyáng iná ang batang waláng disiplina
An undisciplined child brings shame on his mother.
Tinakpán niyá ang kaniyáng mukhâ sa kahihiyán
She covered her face in shame.

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How to pronounce kahihiyan:

KAHIHIYAN AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #10657
Markup Code:
[rec:10657]
Related Filipino Words:
hiyânakákahiyâmahiyainhiyang-hiyâmahiyâwalanghiyâlangyâdyahemapahiyâPahiyá ka no?
Related English Words:
shamehumiliationembarrassmentdishonorshyness
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
kahihiyang
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