EnglishEdit

 
Suya takeaway

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Hausa suya.

NounEdit

 
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suya (plural suyas)

  1. A marinated spicy kebab from Nigeria.
    • 2020, Akwaeke Emezi, The Death of Vivek Oji, Faber & Faber Ltd, page 186:
      Elizabeth started eating her suya, her eyes on my face.

AnagramsEdit


AsturianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

suya

  1. feminine singular of suyu

CebuanoEdit

VerbEdit

suya

  1. to envy; to be envious

HausaEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /súː.jàː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [súː.jàː]

NounEdit

sūyā̀ f (possessed form sūyàr̃)

  1. suya (kebab)

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

 
  • IPA(key): (everywhere but Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈsuʝa/, [ˈsu.ʝa]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /ˈsuʃa/, [ˈsu.ʃa]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈsuʒa/, [ˈsu.ʒa]

PronounEdit

suya f sg

  1. feminine singular of suyo

Related termsEdit

DeterminerEdit

suya f sg

  1. feminine singular of suyo

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TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hokkien (sue--ah!, “how unlucky!”).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

suyà

  1. disgust

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Chan-Yap, Gloria (1980), “Hokkien Chinese borrowings in Tagalog”, in Pacific Linguistics[1] (PDF), volume B, issue 71, Canberra, A.C.T. 2600.: The Australian National University.