historya

TagalogEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish historia, but with the silent H pronounced as /h/, either due to English influence or a desire to differentiate from similar words, as suggested by the Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino (KWF). Attested from the 1960s. Doublet of istorya.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: his‧tor‧ya
  • IPA(key): /hisˈtoɾja/, [hɪsˈtoɾjɐ]

NounEdit

historya

  1. (common) Alternative form of istorya: history
    Synonym: kasaysayan

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • historya” in Pinoy Dictionary, Cyberspace.ph, 2010.

Further readingEdit