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

Definition for the Tagalog word mamatay:

mamatáy  Play audio #19413Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to die

Verb conjugations of mamatay:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: matayConjugation Type: Ma-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
mamatáy  Play audio #19413
namatáy  Play audio #19414
namámatáy  Play audio #19415
mamámatáy  Play audio #19416
String frequency indicator:

This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Mamatay Example Sentences in Tagalog: (17)
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Namatáy ang pu.
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The cat died.
Pitóng ba ang nilagnát nang mataás at namatáy.
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Seven children developed a high fever and 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.
Namatáy ang isáng lalaki nang maipit ng trén
A man died when he was crushed by a train.
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.
Mamatáy na lang silá sa inggít.
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Let them just turn green with envy.
Bumukás mag-isá ang pintô nang namatáy ang ilaw.
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The door opened by itself when the lights went out.
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.
Mas maraming pang mamámatáy kapág tumulóy ang giyera
More people would die should the war continue.

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How to pronounce mamatay:

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Related Filipino Words:
kamatayannakamámatáymagpakamatáyikamatáypagkamatáymámamátay-taokatayánparusang kamatayanpagpápakamatáy
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