See also: Siyam

Aklanon

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyám

  1. nine

Alangan

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyám

  1. nine

Bikol Central

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Bikol Central numbers (edit)
90[a], [b]
[a], [b] ←  8 9 10  → [a], [b]
    Cardinal: siyam, nuwebe
    Ordinal: ikasiyam

Etymology

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Inherited from Proto-Philippine *siám.

Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /siˈam/, [siˈjam]
  • IPA(key): /siˈam/, [ˈʃam]
  • Hyphenation: si‧yam

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siyám (Basahan spelling ᜐᜒᜌᜋ᜔)

  1. nine
    Synonym: nuwebe

Derived terms

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Binukid

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Numeral

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siyam

  1. nine

Botolan Sambal

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Butuanon

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Cebuano

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Cebuano numbers (edit)
90
 ←  8 9 10  → [a], [b]
    Cardinal: siyám
    Spanish cardinal: nuybe, nuwebe, nwebe
    Ordinal: ikasiyám
    Adverbial: makasiyám
    Distributive: siyam-síyam, tagsíyam
    Fractional: sikasiyám

Alternative forms

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Etymology

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Inherited from Proto-Philippine *siám, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *siwa, from Proto-Austronesian *çiwa. Cognates with Tagalog siyam, Hiligaynon siyam, Aklanon siyam. Related to Hawaiian iwa, Fijian ciwa.

Pronunciation

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Numeral

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siyám (Badlit spelling ᜐᜒᜌᜋ᜔)

  1. nine; 9
    Synonym: nuwebe

Usage notes

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  • Like any other numerals, it is often used with the linker "ka" to quantify an object/object that it modifies.
    Siyam ka presidenteNine presidents
    Siyam ka nasodNine countries
  • The word buok (piece; whole) is sometimes used after ka.
    Siyam ka buok kilo bugasNine kilos of rice
    Siyam ka buok adlawNine days

Central Bontoc

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyám

  1. nine

Cuyunon

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyám

  1. nine

Dupaningan Agta

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Eastern Bontoc

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Higaonon

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Numeral

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siyam

  1. nine

Hiligaynon

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Hiligaynon numbers (edit)
 ←  8 9 10  → 
    Cardinal: siyam
    Ordinal: ikasiyam

Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /siˈam/, [ˈsjam]
  • Hyphenation: si‧yam

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siyám

  1. nine

Ibaloi

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Ibanag

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Inabaknon

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Etymology

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From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

Numeral

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siyam

  1. nine

Inonhan

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Etymology

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From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Isinai

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Isnag

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Numeral

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siyam

  1. nine

Kankanaey

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Karao

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Kinaray-a

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Kinaray-a cardinal numbers
 <  8 9 10  > 
    Cardinal : siyam
    Ordinal : ikasiyam

Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyám

  1. nine

Limos Kalinga

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyám

  1. nine

Lubuagan Kalinga

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyám

  1. nine

Mag-Anchi Ayta

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Mag-Indi Ayta

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Mansaka

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Mapun

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Etymology

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From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Masbatenyo

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyám

  1. nine

Pangutaran Sama

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Etymology

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From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Ratagnon

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Remontado Agta

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Romblomanon

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Etymology

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From Proto-Bisayan *siyam, from Proto-Central Philippine, from *siyam Proto-Philippine *siam. Cognate with Aklanon siyam and Hiligaynon siyam.

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siyam

  1. nine

Sakizaya

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Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /si.ˈjam/, [ɕi.ˈjam]

Noun

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siyam

  1. straw mat

Sambali

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Sarangani Manobo

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Southern Kalinga

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Southern Sama

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Etymology

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From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Tadyawan

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyám

  1. nine

Tagakaulu Kalagan

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Tagalog

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Tagalog numbers (edit)
90
 ←  8 9 10  → 
    Cardinal: siyam
    Spanish cardinal: nuwebe
    Ordinal: ikasiyam, pansiyam
    Ordinal abbreviation: ika-9, pang-9
    Adverbial: makasiyam
    Multiplier: siyam na ibayo
    Distributive: tigsiyam, siyaman, siyam-siyam
    Restrictive: sisiyam
    Fractional: kasiyam, sangkasiyam, ikasiyam, saikasiyam

Etymology

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From Proto-Central Philippine *siyam, from Proto-Philippine *siam. Cognate with Ilocano siam, Kapampangan siam, Bikol Central siyam and Cebuano siyam.

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siyám (Baybayin spelling ᜐᜒᜌᜋ᜔)

  1. nine
    Synonym: nuwebe

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  • To describe the quantity of something, the number is placed before the noun and affixed with -ng enclitic suffix when the word ends with a vowel, and a separate preposition, na, for a consonant.
    Isang saging, dalawang pinya
    One banana, two pineapples
    Apat na mansanas, anim na mangga
    Four apples, six mangos

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Tandaganon

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Tandaganon cardinal numbers
 <  8 9 10  > 
    Cardinal : siyam
    Ordinal : ikasiyam

Alternative forms

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Etymology

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From Proto-Bisayan *siyam, from Proto-Central Philippine, from *siyam Proto-Philippine *siam. Cognate with Cebuano siyam and Tausug siyam.

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siyam

  1. nine

Tausug

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyám

  1. nine

Waray-Waray

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Waray-Waray cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : siyam
    Ordinal : ikasiyam

Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyám

  1. nine

West Albay Bikol

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine

Western Tawbuid

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Etymology

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From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyám

  1. nine

Yakan

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Etymology

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From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

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siyam

  1. nine