Devote in Tagalog – English to Tagalog Translation

What is Devote in Tagalog?

DEVOTE IN TAGALOG – There are several English words that do not have a direct translation in Filipino, that’s why we need context to fully translate them.


In this article, we are going to learn about the Tagalog translation of this word based on context.

Devote means to give all or a large part of one’s time or resources to (a person, activity, or cause).

In Tagalog, it can be translated as “ITALAGA” or “ILAAN.”

Here are some example sentences using this word:

  • He decided to devote the rest of his life to scientific investigation.
  • He left the government to devote more time to his family.
  • They devote an hour every day to worship.
  • My grandfather was very devoted to my grandmother and missed her enormously when she passed away.
  • In 2001, severe floods in Cambodia damaged an estimated 15% of the area devoted to growing rice.
  • Jessica liked to devote most of her free time to feeding the homeless in her community.
  • Kelsie would much rather devote her time to reading than she would watching television.

In Tagalog, the aforementioned sentences could be translated as:

  • Nagpasya siyang italaga ang natitirang bahagi ng kanyang buhay sa siyentipikong pagsisiyasat.
  • Umalis siya sa gobyerno para maglaan ng mas maraming oras sa kanyang pamilya.
  • Naglalaan sila ng isang oras araw-araw sa pagsamba.
  • Ang aking lolo ay tapat sa aking lola, at labis niyang na miss ito ng pumanaw.
  • Noong 2001, napinsala ng matinding baha sa Cambodia ang tinatayang 15% ng lugar na nakatuon sa pagtatanim ng palay.
  • Gusto ni Jessica na italaga ang karamihan sa kanyang libreng oras sa pagpapakain sa mga walang tirahan sa kanyang komunidad.
  • Mas gugustuhin ni Kelsie na ilaan ang kanyang oras sa pagbabasa kaysa sa panonood ng telebisyon.

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