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

Definition for the Tagalog word tunay:

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[adjective]  true; genuine; full-blooded; concrete; sincere; actual; factual

Root: tunay
Example Sentences Available Icon Tunay Example Sentences in Tagalog: (10)
Lumálabás na ang tunay niyáng pagkatao
His true colors are beginning to show.
Hindî ko silá tunay na mga magulang
There are not my true/real parents?
Naranasan mo na ba ang mawalán ng tunay na kaibigan
Have you ever experienced losing a true friend.
Mahirap makahanap ng isáng tunay na kaibigan
A true friend is hard to find.
Kilalanin mo siyáng tunay na kaibigan
Consider him as a true friend.
Ngayón pa lang akó umibig nang tunay
This is my first time to truly fall in love.
Noóng una nagkakasagutan lang siná Jack at Jill pero tuluyang nagíng tunay na magkaaway na silá
Initially Jack and Jill were just habitually arguing but eventually/consequently/in the end they really became enemies.
Makákakita ka rin ng isáng taong tunay na magmámahál sa iyó
You will be able to find eventually someone who'd truly love you.
Diyán mo makíkilala kung sino ang tunay mong kaibigan
That's how you'll find out who's your true friend.
Gawâ ba sa tunay na balát ang sinturón mo
Is your belt made of genuine leather?

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