Definition for the Tagalog word muna:
[enclitic/adjective] first; for the meantime; for the time being; for a moment; for now; before; yet*Note: often used to soften a command statement
Muna Example Sentences in Tagalog: (53)
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Huwág mo munang itatapon itó
Don't throw this away yet.
Sabihin mo muna na mahál mo akó
Say first that you love me.
Basaín mo muna bago mo punasan
Wet it first before you wipe it off.
Itabí mo muna ang ginagawâ mo
Put aside what you're doing meantime.
Bábasaín mo muna ang buhók mo bago ka mag-shampoo
Wet you hair first before applying shampoo.
Puwede bang tumayô ka muna
Can you stand up for a moment?
Hahaluin ko muna ang tsaá bago ko itó inumín
I will stir the tea first before I drink it.
Puwede bang ikáw muna ang magbayad para sa akin
Could you pay for me first?
Humigâ ka muna at magpahingá
Lie down for the meantime and rest.
Itó muna ang atupagin mo bago iyán
Take care of this first before that one.
Don't close your eyes yet.
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Related Filipino Words:mamunámamumuná
Related English Words:firstbeforefor the time beingfor the meantimeyetfor nowfor a momenta moment
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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