Definition for the Tagalog word sabihan:
sab ihan [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 Root: sabi Conjugation Type:
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.
Sabihan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (14)
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Pakisabihan mo si
na pumunt á d ito
Please tell Jack to come here.
M amay â mo na lang siy á sab ihan
Just tell him later (today).
Did you inform/notify Jack?
Kail angan ka pa bang sab ihan
Do you still need to be told?
I will just let you know.
Di ba sinab ihan kit á na huw ág kang ma ingay
Didn't I tell you not to be noisy?
S ásab ihan kit á kung gust ó ko nang umuw î
I will let you know if I would already like to go home.
Kap ág sinab ihan kit áng tumah imik (ka)
tumah imik ka
If and when I tell you to shut up, you shut up.
Di ba l agì kit áng sin ásab ihan na huw ág kang ma ingay
Don't I always tell you not to be noisy?
Huw ág mo ak óng s ásab ihan ng gany án
Don't say/mention such things to me.
Sin ásab ihan lang kit á kas í bak â hind î mo pa al ám
I'm just letting you know because you might not be aware of it yet.
Sab ihan mo ak ó kung magl álab á ka
Let me know if you're going to do the laundry.
Sumam â ang ting ín ni
nang sinab ihan siy áng huw ág siy áng kum ain nang mar ami
Jenny glared at Jack when he told her that she should not eat too much.
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Related Filipino Words:
s abi sab ihin mas abi wal áng sinabi mags abi pagsab ihan kasabih án Sin abi mo! s ábi-sabi s abi nin ó?
Related English Words:
give notice gives notice gave notice giving notice admonish admonishes admonished admonishing
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