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

Definition for the Tagalog word matanda:

matandâ  Play audio #704Save to Flash Cards
[adjective]  old; aged; senior; archaic
[noun]  an old person

Root: tanda
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
Note: "matanda" is only used to refer to living people, animals, etc. If you are referring to objects like an "old car" or "old house" you should use "luma" instead.

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Matanda Example Sentences in Tagalog: (11)
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Anó ang sinabi ng matandáng babae sa mga nagsísilbí?
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What did the old woman say to those serving?
Nabanggâ ng humaharurot na kotse ang matandáng babae.
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The speeding car hit the old woman.
Ang matandáng babae ang nagpápatakbó ng tindahan
The old woman runs the store.
Matandâ ang lola ko
My grandmother is old.
Matandâ ang lolo ko
My grandfather is old.
Isusugód sa págamutan ang matandáng janitor dahil sa kaniyáng sakít sa pu
The old janitor will be brought to the clinic due to his heart ailment.
Paupuín mo ang matandâ
Tell the old person to take a seat./Give the old person a seat.
Nagulat ang matandáng babae sa bali
The old woman was startled by the news.
Ipinagtanggól ng batang abugado ang matandáng babae.
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The young lawyer defended the old woman.
Mas mahirap magtu sa mga ba kaysa sa mga matatandâ.
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It is more difficult to teach children than adults.
Walâ siyáng pinagbíbigyán, ba man o matandâ
He does not give consideration to anyone, whether young or old.
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