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

Definition for the Tagalog word mamatay:

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[verb]  to die

Verb conjugations of mamatay:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: matayConjugation Type: Ma-
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Example Sentences Available Icon Mamatay Example Sentences in Tagalog: (17)
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Namatáy ang pu.
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The cat died.
Mamatáy man akó.
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I swear. / I swear on my life. (Lit: I swear even on my death).
Ayaw ko pang mamatáy.
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(I'm not doing that because) I don't want to die yet.
Mamámatáy akó sa gulát sa iyó!
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You scared me to death!
Bigláng namatáy ang laptop ko.
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My laptop suddenly died.
Pitóng ba ang nilagnát nang mataás at namatáy
Seven children developed a high fever and died.
Nagkáhiwaláy ang magkapatíd nang mamatáy ang kaniláng mga magulang
The siblings got separated when their parents died.
Iniisip niyá kung minsan na mas mabuti pang mamatáy kaysa sa mabigô
Sometimes he thinks that dying would be better than failing.
Namatáy ang kandi.
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The candle flame got extinguished.
Gúgustuhín pa ni Rose na mamatáy kaysa magpakasál kay George. 
Rose would rather die than marry George.
Namámatáy ang automatic kong reló kapág hindî ko nagagamit
My automatic watch stops running when I am not able to use it.
Mamatáy na lang silá sa inggít
Let them just turn green with envy.
Mas maraming pang mamámatáy kapág tumulóy ang gera
More people would die should the war continue.
Bumukás mag-isá ang pintô nang namatáy ang ilaw
The door opened by itself when the lights went out.
Mas marami pa ang mamámatáy kapág tumulóy ang gera
More would die should the war continue.

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