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

Definition for the Tagalog word magkahalaga:

magkahalagá  Play audio #9813Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to cost; to be worth; to amount to

Verb conjugations of magkahalaga:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: halagaConjugation Type: Mag-
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magkahalagá  Play audio #9813
nagkahalagá  Play audio #19089
nagkákahalagá  Play audio #19090
magkákahalagá  Play audio #19091
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Example Sentences Available Icon Magkahalaga Example Sentences in Tagalog: (6)
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Nagkákahalagá itó ng isáng linggóng kita noóng panahóng iyón.
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It amounts to about one weeks' wages at that time.
Ang isáng dolyár ay nagkákahalagá ng limampúng piso.
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One dollar amounts to fifty pesos.
Maaaring magkahalagá ng mahigít isáng milyóng piso ang kaniyáng edukasyón
The cost of her education can run well beyond one million pesos.
Bihirang magkahalagá ng mas mura sa isandaáng piso ang pagkain sa restawrán na iyán
The food in that restaurant seldom amounts to less than a hundred pesos.
Nagkákahalagá ng malakíng salapî ang pagtulong sa mga bíktima ng lindól
It costs a lot of money to help the earthquake victims.
Nagkákahalagá ng halos isandaáng libong piso ang bagong bag ni Ella. 
Ella's new bag is worth almost one hundred thousand pesos.

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
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Bumili ako ng isang kamera na nagkakahalaga ng 30 dolyares.
Tatoeba Sentence #3220412 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I bought a camera for 30 dollars.

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How to pronounce magkahalaga:

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costcostscostedcostingworthbe worthamount toamountamountsamounts toamounted toamounting toamountedamounting
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