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

Definition for the Tagalog word mahiyain:

mahiyain  Play audio #10408Save to Flash Cards
[adjective]  shy; bashful; timid; coy

Root: hiya
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Mahiyain Example Sentences in Tagalog:

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Ako'y isang batang mahiyain.
Tatoeba Sentence #3282438 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I am a shy boy.

May mga Hapong mahiyain namang hanggang namamasdang parang bastos.
Tatoeba Sentence #1855722 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Some Japanese are shy even to the point of appearing rude.

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How to pronounce mahiyain:

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Related Filipino Words:
hiyânakákahiyâmahiyâdyahehiyang-hiyâlangyâwalanghiyâmapahiyâPahiyá ka no?kahihiyán
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