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

Definition for the Tagalog word karapatan:

karapatán  Play audio #11213Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  right; rights; entitlement; authority

Root: dapat
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Example Sentences Available Icon Karapatan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (13)
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Igiít mo ang mga karapatán mo.
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Assert your rights.
Walâ kang karapatán paglaruán ang naráramdamán ko.
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You have no right to play with my feelings.
Ipagtanggól mo ang iyóng mga karapatán.
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Fight for your rights.
Isinusulong ng komisyón ang pagpapatibay ng karapatáng pantao.
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The commission advocates for the strengthening of human rights.
Manindigán tayo para sa ating mga karapatán
Let's stand for our rights.
Itinátaguyod ni Sheila ang karapatán ng mga babae
Sheila is promoting women's rights.
Lumálabág ang mga pulís sa karapatáng pantao
The law enforcers are violating human rights.
Magkáisá tayo sa paggiít ng ating mga karapatán
Let's join together to assert our rights.
Pinagtitibay ang kumbensiyón tungkól sa karapatán ng mga ba
The convention about the rights of children are being ratified.
Ipagtátanggól ko ang karapatán mo sa pagpápahayág
I will defend your freedom of expression.
Ipaglaban mo ang iyóng karapatán
Fight for your right.
Karapatán ng gobyerno na magpatupád ng mga batás
It is the government's right to enforce laws.
Itinaguyod ng pámunuán ang karapatán sa paggawâ
The management upheld the labor rights.

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Ngayon na nasa edad ka na, may karapatan ka na sa pagboto.
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Now you've come of age, you have the right to vote.

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How to pronounce karapatan:

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Related Filipino Words:
dapatkarápat-dapatnararapatmarapatwalâng-karapatándí-nararapathindî dapat
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