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

Definition for the Tagalog word lola:

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[noun]  grandma; grandmother

Root: lola
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Example Sentences Available Icon Lola Example Sentences in Tagalog: (17)
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Hindî na makatayô ang lola ko.
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My grandma is not able to stand anymore.
Ináawitan akó ng lola ko habang naglulu siyá
My grandmother sings to me while she's cooking.
Yumao na ang kaniyáng lola
Her grandmother already passed away.
Lumúluwás ang lola ko dito sa Mayni taón-taón
My grandma (in the province) comes here to Manila every year.
Matandâ ang lola ko
My grandmother is old.
Iginígiít niyáng masungit ang kaniyáng lola
She insists that her grandmother was ill tempered.
Humi na ang pandiníg ng lola ko
My grandma's sense of hearing has declined.
Pinalakí si Daisy ng lola niyá
Daisy was raised by her grandma.
Naiuwî ni Jenna ang kuwintás ng lola niyá
Jenna was able to bring home her grandma's necklace.
Walóng taón siyáng inalagaan ng lola niyá.
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Her grandma took care of her for eight years.
Ináasikaso ni Jill ang pagkain ng kaniyáng may sakít na lola.
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Jill is attending to the feeding of her sick grandmother.
Waláng nakákaupô sa silyón na iyán kundî ang lola ko.
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No one may sit on that easy chair other than my grandmother.
Idaán mo itó sa lola mo bago ka umuwî
Take this to your grandma before you go home.
Nag-usap ang lola at ang lolo kanina
The grandfather and grandmother talked earlier today.
Hindî na magtátagál ang buhay ng lola kong may sakít
My sick grandma does not have much time left to live.
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How to pronounce lola:

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lola sa tuhód
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