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pagpatay

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

Definition for the Tagalog word pagpatay:


pagpatáy  Play audio #5262Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  murder; killing

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Pagpatay Example Sentences in Tagalog: (4)
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Sa ngayón ay ináalám pa ng pulisya ang motibo ng pagpatáy sa bíktima.
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For now, the police are still ascertaining the motive for the murder of the victim.
Dinádakíp ka sa krimén na pagpatáy
You are arrested for the crime of murder.
Nakulóng siyá sa salang pagpatáy sa aso
He was jailed for killing a dog.
Nasaksihán niyá ang pagpatáy kay Karen. 
He witnessed Karen's murder.

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Ang pagpatay ay naganap sa pagitan ng alas 3 at alas 5 ng madaling araw.
Tatoeba Sentence #3585563 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The murder happened between 3 a.m. and 5 a.m.


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How to pronounce pagpatay:

PAGPATAY AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #5262
Markup Code:
[rec:5262]
Related Filipino Words:
patáypatayínpumatáyMamatáy ka na!mapatáypatáy-patayanpatayanpamatáymagkámatayanmagpatáy
Related English Words:
murderkillkilling
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