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

Definition for the Tagalog word sabihan:

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[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
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Contemplated (Future):
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sinabihan  Play audio
sinásabihan  Play audio
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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.

Example Sentences Available Icon Sabihan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (14)
Sabihan mo akó
Let me know.
Pakisabihan mo si Jack na pumuntá dito
Please tell Jack to come here.
Mamayâ mo na lang siyá sabihan
Just tell him later (today).
Sinabihan mo ba si Jack? 
Did you inform/notify Jack?
Kailangan ka pa bang sabihan
Do you still need to be told?
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.
Sásabihan na lang kitá
I will just let you know.
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 baka hindî mo pa alám
I'm just letting you know because you might not be aware of it yet.

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How to pronounce sabihan:

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Related Filipino Words:
sabisabihinmasabimagsabiSinabi mo!waláng sinabisábi-sabisabi ninó?kasabihánpagsabihan
Related English Words:
give noticegives noticegave noticegiving noticeadmonishadmonishesadmonishedadmonishing
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