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

Definition for the Tagalog word tawagan:

tawagan  Play audio #6592Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to call someone; to phone someone; to call someone by phone; to call someone (who is far away)

Verb conjugations of tawagan:

Focus:  Locative / Directional Focus Icon Locative   Root: tawagConjugation Type: -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
tawagan  Play audio #6592
tinawagan  Play audio #19751
tinátawagan  Play audio #19753
tátawagan  Play audio #19754
Verb family:  tumawag ,  magtawág ,  itawag ,  tawagin ,  
,  matawag ,  magtawagan
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"tawagan" typically means "to call someone using a phone". If you want to use a verb to "call out to someone (by voice)," use "tawagin" instead.

String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Tawagan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (9)
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Sino sa kanilá ang uunahin kong tawagan?
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Whom among them should I call (by phone) first?
Tinawagan ka ba ni Claire? 
Did Claire phone you?
Tinátawagan ka pa rin ba ni Dick? 
Does Dick still call you?
Kailán mo akó tátawagan ulî
When are you going to call me again?
Tátawagan kitáng mulî
I will call you again.
Tawagan mo akó
Call me (on the phone).
Tinátawagan ng babae ang pulís
The woman is calling the police.
Tátawagan ba kitá o ikáw ang tatawag sa akin?
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Shall I call you or would you be the one to call me?
Iláng beses na kitáng tinátawagan pero hindî ka sumásagót
I've been phoning you a number of times already but you don't answer.

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