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sabihan

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

Definition for the Tagalog word sabihan:


sabihan  Play audio #19579Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to tell something to someone; to give notice to someone; to admonish someone
*Note: focus on the person being talked to


Verb conjugations of sabihan:

Focus:  Locative / Directional Focus Icon Locative   Root: sabiConjugation Type: -An
Infinitive:
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
Infinitive:
sabihan  Play audio #19579
Past:
sinabihan  Play audio #19580
Present:
sinásabihan  Play audio #19581
Future:
sásabihan  Play audio #19582
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
Both "sabihin" and "sabihan" mean "say/tell". The focus of "sabihin" is the message. The focus of "sabihan" is the recipient of the message. Using "sabihan" instead of "sabihin" changes the focus to the recipients and may, therefore, sound more personal.

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Example Sentences Available Icon Sabihan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (14)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
Click/Tap an underline word to see its literal definitionClick or tap any underlined word to see a literal translation.
Sabihan mo akó.
Play audio #29662 Play audio #29663
 
Let me know.
Pakisabihan mo si Jack na pumuntá dito.
Play audio #29664 Play audio #29665
 
Please tell Jack to come here.
Mamayâ mo na lang siyá sabihan.
Play audio #29672 Play audio #29673
 
Just tell him later (today).
Sinabihan mo ba si Jack?
Play audio #29666 Play audio #29667
 
Did you inform/notify Jack?
Kailangan ka pa bang sabihan?
Play audio #29670 Play audio #29671
 
Do you still need to be told?
Sásabihan na lang kitá.
Play audio #29668 Play audio #29669
 
I will just let you know.
Di ba sinabihan kitá na huwág kang maingay
Didn't I tell you not to be noisy?
Sásabihan kitá kung gustó ko nang umuwî
I will let you know if I would already like to go home.
Kapág sinabihan kitáng tumahimik (ka), tumahimik ka
If and when I tell you to shut up, you shut up.
Di ba la kitáng sinásabihan na huwág kang maingay
Don't I always tell you not to be noisy?
Huwág mo akóng sásabihan ng ganyán
Don't say/mention such things to me.
Sinásabihan lang kitá kasí bakâ hindî mo pa alám
I'm just letting you know because you might not be aware of it yet.
Sabihan mo akó kung maglálabá ka
Let me know if you're going to do the laundry.
Sumamâ ang tingín ni Jenny kay Jack nang sinabihan siyáng huwág siyáng kumain nang marami
Jenny glared at Jack when he told her that she should not eat too much.

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How to pronounce sabihan:

SABIHAN AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #19579
Markup Code:
[rec:19579]
Related Filipino Words:
sabisabihinmasabiwaláng sinabimagsabipagsabihankasabihánSinabi mo!sábi-sabisabi ninó?
Related English Words:
give noticegives noticegave noticegiving noticeadmonishadmonishesadmonishedadmonishing
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