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

Definition for the Tagalog word una:

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[adjective]  first; ahead; before; earliest; foremost

Root: una
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Example Sentences Available Icon Una Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
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Isinagawâ ni Christiaan Barnard ang unang heart transplant.
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Christiaan Barnard performed the first heart transplant.
Nahirapan kamí nang una naming ginanáp ang kumperénsiyá.
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We had a hard time when we first held the conference.
Ibinigáy ng genie ang unang kahilingan ni Aladdin.
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The genie granted Aladdin's first wish.
Noóng una nagkakasagutan lang siná Jack at Jill pero tuluyang nagíng tunay na magkaaway na silá.
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Initially Jack and Jill were just habitually arguing but eventually/consequently/in the end they really became enemies.
Unang umere ang "It's Showtime" noóng 2009. 
"It's Showtime" first aired in 2009.
Sino ang unang kákausap sa akin
Who is going to talk to me first.
Ang mga magulang mo ang unang makákatanggáp ng mga pagkukulang mo
Your parents are the first ones who will accept you for your shortcomings.
Una ang batang itó
This child is first.
Kinákatawán niyá ang unang distrito ng Nueva Vizcaya. 
She's representing the first district of Nueva Vizcaya.
Itó ang unang beses na makákasakáy si Anna sa eroplano
This is the first time Anna will be able to ride on an airplane.
Ngayón ang unang araw pagkatapos ng eleksiyón
Today is the first day after the election.
Sa dami ng kailangan kong gawín, hindî ko na alám kung alín ang una kong áatupagin
With so many thing I have to do, I don't know anymore which one I should attend to first.
Alternate spelling(s):
pang-una, panguna
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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