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

Definition for the Tagalog word tahanan:

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[noun]  home; residence; abode; domicile

Root: tahanan
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Tahanan" is a more intimate version of "bahay". A "bahay" is a building, whereas a "tahanan" is a "home." That is to say, "Home (tahanan) is where the heart is."

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This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Tahanan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (6)
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Anóng u ng tahanan ang tinítirahán niyá
What sort of home does he have?
Gustó kong manirahan sa isáng tahanang punô ng pagmamahál
I want to live in a home filled with love.
Lúlutasín ni Rodrigo ang kalagayang nakákaharáp niyá sa tahanan
Rodrigo will cope with the situation he's facing at home.
Sa iláng tahanan, karaniwang may alak at isinásabáy itó sa pagkain
In some homes, alcoholic beverages are a staple taken with meals.
Punuín ng pagmamahál ang inyóng tahanan
Fill your home with love.
Sa tahanan lang palá matátagpuán ang tunay na kaligayahan
I realize that true happiness can be found at home.

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