See also: tǐyàn

AklanonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tian.

NounEdit

tiyan

  1. (anatomy) belly, abdomen

CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Philippine *tian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tian, from Proto-Austronesian *tiaN. First attested in Antonio Pigafetta's Relazione del primo viaggio intorno al mondo—detailing the first circumnavigation of the world between 1519 and 1522.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ti‧yan
  • IPA(key): /tiˈan/, [ˈt̪jan̪]

NounEdit

tiyan

  1. an organ in animals that stores food in the process of digestion; the stomach
  2. the belly
  3. a pork belly

VerbEdit

tiyan

  1. to hit or be hit in the belly

Derived termsEdit

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:tiyan.


CuyunonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Philippine *tian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tian, from Proto-Austronesian *tiaN.

NounEdit

tiyan

  1. (anatomy) belly; stomach

Dupaningan AgtaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Philippine *tian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tian, from Proto-Austronesian *tiaN.

NounEdit

tiyan

  1. (anatomy) belly; stomach

HiligaynonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Philippine *tian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tian, from Proto-Austronesian *tiaN.

NounEdit

tiyán

  1. (anatomy) abdomen; belly; paunch

MaranaoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Philippine *tian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tian, from Proto-Austronesian *tiaN.

NounEdit

tiyan

  1. (anatomy) stomach; abdomen; belly

RatagnonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Philippine *tian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tian, from Proto-Austronesian *tiaN.

NounEdit

tiyán

  1. (anatomy) abdomen; belly; paunch

TagalogEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Philippine *tian (compare Ilocano tian, Kapampangan atian, Tausug tiyan, and West Albay Bikol tuyan), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tian (compare Malay tian (uterus) and Maori tia), from Proto-Austronesian *tiaN (compare Amis tiyad).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ti‧yan
  • IPA(key): /tiˈan/, [ˈt͡ʃan]

NounEdit

tiyán (Baybayin spelling ᜆᜒᜌᜈ᜔)

  1. (anatomy) abdomen; belly; paunch
    Synonym: (boxing) bodega

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Rosario Torres-Yu, Lilia F. Antonio, Ligaya Tiamson-Rubin (1999) Talinghagang Bukambibig, National Bookstore, →ISBN

Waray-WarayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Philippine *tian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tian, from Proto-Austronesian *tiaN.

NounEdit

tiyán

  1. (anatomy) stomach; belly; abdomen