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mahiya

Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word mahiya.

Definition for the Tagalog word mahiya:


mahiyâ  Play audioSave to Flash Cards
[verb]  to feel shy; to feel bashful; to feel ashamed; to be embarrassed


Verb conjugations of mahiya:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: hiyaConjugation Type: Ma-
Infinitive:
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
Infinitive:
mahiyâ  Play audio
Past:
nahiyâ  Play audio
Present:
nahihiyâ  Play audio
Future:
mahihiyâ  Play audio
Verb family:  ikahiyâ ,  hiyaín ,  
mahiyâ
,  magkáhiyaan ,  mapahiyâ
Example Sentences Available Icon Mahiya Example Sentences in Tagalog: (9)
Mahiyâ ka
You should be ashamed of yourself.
Bakit akó mahihiyâ
Why should I be ashamed?
Gustóng sumali ni Sally pero nahihiyâ siyá
Sally wants to join but she's shy to ask.
Nahihiyâ akó
I am embarrassed.
Huwág kang mahiyâ
Do 't be shy.
Huwág kang mahiyâng magtanóng
Don't be shy to ask (a question).
Hindî ka ba nahihiyâ sa ginagawâ mo
Aren't you ashamed of what you're doing?
Sige na, nahihiyâ ka pa
Go ahead, no need to be shy.
Mahihiyâ silá sa iyó
They'll treat you with deference.

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How to pronounce mahiya:

MAHIYA AUDIO CLIP:
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Related Filipino Words:
hiyâhiyang-hiyânakákahiyâmahiyaindyahewalanghiyâmapahiyâlangyâPahiyá ka no?kahihiyán
Related English Words:
bashfulashamedembarrassedshyfeel ashamedfeel embarrassedfeel shyfelt shyfel embarrassedfelt ashamed
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