See also: føya

Indonesian edit

Etymology edit

Possibly from Portuguese folia.

Noun edit

foya (first-person possessive foyaku, second-person possessive foyamu, third-person possessive foyanya)

  1. spendthrift, prodigal, being a wastrel

Verb edit

foya (often used in the form foya-foya)

  1. to be wasteful, spending money and wealth recklessly

Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

Papiamentu edit

Etymology edit

From Portuguese folha and Kabuverdianu folia.

Noun edit


  1. leaf
  2. sheet of paper