See also: Malaya

AsturianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From mal +‎ haya. Similar formation to Spanish mal haya and Portuguese mal haja.

InterjectionEdit

malaya

  1. darn (used to express annoyance or unpleasant surprise)

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

malaya

  1. feminine singular of malayu

ReferencesEdit

  • Academia de la Llingua Asturiana, Gramática de la llingua asturiana, 3rd edition (2001)

SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

malaya

  1. Feminine singular of adjective malayo.

SwahiliEdit

NounEdit

malaya (n class, plural malaya)

  1. prostitute, whore
    Synonyms: kiberenge, kahaba, kibiritingoma, mwanamkendege

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ma- +‎ laya.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

malayà

  1. free; independent

Related termsEdit