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

Definition for the Tagalog word ligawan:

ligawan  Play audio #23013Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to court someone; to woo someone; to date someone

Verb conjugations of ligawan:

Focus:  Locative / Directional Focus Icon Locative   Root: ligawConjugation Type: -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
ligawan  Play audio #23013
niligawan  Play audio #23014
nilíligawan  Play audio #23016
líligawan  Play audio #23017
Verb family:
manligaw  |  
This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Ligawan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (7)
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Planong ligawan ni Jack si Jill.
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Jack plans to court Jill.
Niligawan mo ba si Rose dati?
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Did you court Rose before?
Nilíligawan ka ba ni Richard? 
Is Richard courting you?
Maaaring hinalain ng mga tao na nilíligawan mo si Myra. 
People may suspect that you're wooing Myra.
Mahigít tatlóng taón na niligawan ng tatay ko ang nanay ko
My dad courted my mom for more than three years.
Siguradong líligawan siyá ng marami kasí ang gandá niyá
I'm sure many would court her because she's very pretty.
Ligawan mo kayâ ang pinsan ko
How about you courting my cousin?
Alternate spelling(s):
linigawan, liniligawan
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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