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luma

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

Definition for the Tagalog word luma:


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[adjective]  old; worn; stale

Root: luma
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
Note: "luma" is only used to refer to things or inanimate things. For living people, animals, etc., you should use "matanda" instead.

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Example Sentences Available Icon Luma Example Sentences in Tagalog: (11)
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Gumagana pa ba itóng lumang radyo mo?
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Does this old radio of yours still work?
Minámaneho niyá ang lumang sasakyán
She's driving the old car.
Sinisi ng anay ang lumang bahay
Termites are destroying the old house.
Lu ang bahay
The house is old.
Lu na ang lola ko
My grandmother is old now.
Itinatapon mo lang ba ang mga lu mong damít?
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Do you just throw away your old clothes?
Híhingín ko na lang kay Tony ang lumang cell phone niyá.
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I'll just ask Tony to give me his old cell phone.
Hindî namin pinapasok ang lumang bahay kasí natatakot kamí
We don't enter the old house because we are scared.
Pinápalitán ng bangko ang mga lumang pera ng bago
The bank replaces the old currency with the new one.
Nami kamí ng mga lumang damít na pwede na nating ipamigáy
We chose from our old clothes those that we may already give away.
Nagmukháng lu agád ang bagong sapatos ni Anna kasí iyón ang isinúsuót niyá la
The new shoes of Anna quickly looked old/worn because they're what she always wears.

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How to pronounce luma:

LUMA AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #361
Markup Code:
[rec:361]
Related Filipino Words:
kalumaanmalumakalulúmang-lu
Related English Words:
oldwornworn outstale
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
lumang
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