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

Definition for the Tagalog word makatayo:

makatayô  Play audio #10171Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to be able to stand

Verb conjugations of makatayo:

Root: tayoConjugation Type: Maka-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
makatayô  Play audio #10171
nakatayô  Play audio #23482
nakákatayô  Play audio #23483
makákatayô  Play audio #23484
Verb family:
tumayô  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Makatayo Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
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Hindî na makatayô ang lola ko.
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My grandma is not able to stand anymore.
Matagál siyá bago nakatayô.
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It took a while before he could stand up.
Nakákatayô ang payaso sa likód ng kabayo
The clown is able to stand on the back of the horse.
Nakákatayô na bang mag-isá ang ba
Is the child already able to stand on his own?
Mga limáng araw pagkatapos ng operation makákatayô ka na ulî
About five days after the operation you will already be able to stand up again.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Saan nakatayo ang katedral?
Tatoeba Sentence #3261377 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Where is the cathedral located?

Nakatayo ka na ba ng isang bahay?
Tatoeba Sentence #2669519 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Have you ever built a house?

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Alternate spelling(s):
nakatatayo, makatatayo
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How to pronounce makatayo:

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Related Filipino Words:
tayotayôtayo natumayôitayômagtayôkatayuantayo aypatayôpagpápatayô
Related English Words:
standstandsstoodstandingable to stand
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