Definition for the Tagalog word matanda:
[adjective] old; aged; senior; archaic
[noun] an old person
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.
Matanda Example Sentences in Tagalog: (8)
Nabanggâ ng humaharurot na kotse ang matandáng babae
The speeding car hit the old woman.
Tell the old person to take a seat./Give the old person a seat.
Nagulat ang matandáng babae sa balità
The old woman was startled by the news.
Ipinagtanggól ng batang abugado ang matandáng babae
The young lawyer defended the old woman.
Mas mahirap magturò sa mga batà kaysa sa mga matatandâ
It is more difficult to teach children than adults.
Walâ siyáng pinagbíbigyán
, batà man o matandâ
He does not give consideration to anyone, whether young or old.
Alternate spelling(s): matatandaAlternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.
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How to pronounce matanda:
Related Filipino Words:tandâtandaánmatandaánmatandainpalátandaankatandaánnakatátandápagtandâpanandâtumandâ
Related English Words:oldagedseniorarchaic
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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