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

Definition for the Tagalog word maawa:

maa  Play audio #10092Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to have pity on; to have mercy; to feel pity

Verb conjugations of maawa:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: awaConjugation Type: Ma-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
maa  Play audio #10092
naa  Play audio #18958
naaa  Play audio #18959
maaa  Play audio #18960
Verb family:  
,  kaawaan
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Maawa Example Sentences in Tagalog: (6)
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Maa kayó sa amin
Have mercy on us.
Naa si Jack sa pulubi
Jack felt pity for the beggar.
Naaa si Jack kay Jill. 
Jack feels sorry for Jill.
Hindî ka na naa
You showed no mercy.
Maa ka sa sarili mo
Have pity on yourself.
Maaa ka kay Peter kapág nakita mo siyá.
Play audio #31411 Play audio #31412
You'd feel sorry for Peter when you see him.

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How to pronounce maawa:

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Related English Words:
have pitypitymercyhave mercyhad mercypityhave pityhad pity
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