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AsturianEdit

NounEdit

siya f (plural siyes)

  1. Alternative form of siella

BalineseEdit

RomanizationEdit

siya

  1. Romanization of ᬲᬶᬬ

CebuanoEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(si-)ia, from Proto-Austronesian *(si-)ia.

Pronunciation 1Edit

  • IPA(key): /sɪˈja/, /sɪˈʎa/
  • Hyphenation: si‧ya

PronounEdit

siya

  1. he or she
  2. this, that
    1. (personal) used to refer to a singular person or animal at a distance from the speaker regardless of its gender
    2. (demonstrative) used when avoiding to mention a person by name
    3. (demonstrative) used to demonstrate different objects

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Spanish silla (chair), from Latin sella (seat).

Pronunciation 2Edit

  • IPA(key): /siˈʎa/
  • Hyphenation: si‧ya

NounEdit

siya

  1. a chair

Eastern Huasteca NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish silla

NounEdit

siya

  1. chair.

HiligaynonEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish silla.

NounEdit

siya

  1. chair

KaraoEdit

PronounEdit

siya

  1. (interrogative) who

Limos KalingaEdit

AdjectiveEdit

siyá

  1. correct

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(si-)ia, from Proto-Austronesian *(si-)ia. Compare Indonesian ia, Maori ia.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

siya (third person personal pronoun, objective and nominative case, common gender)

  1. him
  2. her
  3. he
  4. she

See alsoEdit


TauyaEdit

NounEdit

siya

  1. salt
    siya ya'e : the ocean (literally: salt water)

ReferencesEdit

  • Lorna MacDonald, A Grammar of Tauya