ChamorroEdit

PronounEdit

guiya

  1. (emphatic) he, him
  2. (emphatic) she, her

Usage notesEdit

  • guiya can be used either to emphasise the object or subject, or to give a quick response.
    Guiya humatsa i lamasaHe is the one who lifted the table
    "Hayi chumoʼgue?" "Guiya.""Who did it?" "Him."

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Donald M. Topping (1973) Chamorro Reference Grammar[1], Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press.