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

Definition for the Tagalog word tawagin:

tawagin  Play audio #8447Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to call on someone; to call out to someone (who is nearby); to hail someone; to be called something

Verb conjugations of tawagin:

Focus:  Locative / Directional Focus Icon Locative   Root: tawagConjugation Type: -In Verb
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tawagin  Play audio #8447
tinawag  Play audio #19755
tinatawag  Play audio #19756
tatawagin  Play audio #19757
Verb family:  tumawag ,  magtawág ,  itawag ,  
,  tawagan ,  matawag ,  ipatawag ,  mapatawag ,  magtawagan
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"tawagin" typically means "to call out (to somebody)" by voice. If you want to use a verb to "call somebody on the phone," use "tawagan" instead.

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Example Sentences Available Icon Tawagin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
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Púpuntá na tayo sa Dona Remedios Trinidad, o tinatawag na DRT. 
We now will go to Dona Remedios Trinidad, also called DRT.
Tinawag ko ang asawa ko
I called out to my wife.
Tawagin mo lang akó kung kailangan mo akó
Just call me if you need me.
Tawagin mo na ang papa mo at kakain na tayo
Call your dad now as we are already about to eat.
Tinawag mo ba akó
Did you call out to me?
Sino ang tinatawag mo
Whom are you calling out to?
Bakit mo siyá tinatawag
Why are you calling out to him?
Bakit mo akó tinatawag
Why were you calling out to me?
Mulâ ngayón tatawagin na kitáng "Honey Bun". 
From now on I'll call you "Honey Bun".
Itóng prutas na itó ang tinatawag na langkâ
This fruit is what is called jackfruit.
Tatawagin na lang kitá kapág handâ na ang hapunan
I'll just call you when supper is ready.
Tatawagin pa ba kitá tuwíng oras nang kumain
Do I still have to call out to you every mealtime?

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