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

Definition for the Tagalog word mamataan:

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[verb]  to catch sight of something; to happen to see something

Verb conjugations of mamataan:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: mataConjugation Type: Ma- -An
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Contemplated (Future):
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Example Sentences Available Icon Mamataan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
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Namámataán namin ang mga eroplanong lumálapág sa páliparan.
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We are catching sight of the airplanes landing on the landing strip.
Nais mamataán ng gu ang mga nandarayang estudyante
The teacher wants to catch sight of cheating students.
Nagpuntá akó roón para mamataán ang asong pagála-ga
I went there to catch sight of the stray dog.
Dumungaw siyá sa binta para mamataán si Ara. 
She looked out the window to catch sight of Ara.
Namataán ni Linda ang nawawalâ kong pu
Linda happened to see my lost cat.
Namataán mo ba ang pagdatíng ng mga bisita ng pangulo
Did you happen to see the arrival of the president's guests?
Namataán ng PAGASA ang namúmuóng bagyó sa dagat Pasípikó
PAGASA caught sight of the looming typhoon in the Pacific Ocean.
Namámataán mo pa ba ang ambulánsiyá
Are you still able to see the ambulance?
Namámataán ni Tony ang guróng pápalapít sa kanilá
Tony sees the teacher approaching them.
Mamámataán mo ang tanawin mulâ sa balkonahe
You will catch sight of the view from the balcony.
Hindî mo mamámataán ang pag-alís ko kung tulóg ka pa
You won't see me leaving if you're still asleep.
Mamámataán mo ang tuktók ng bundók mulâ sa eroplano
You will see the mountaintop from the airplane.

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catch sightcaught sitehappen to seehappened to see
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