kaya

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese (カヤ, kaya).

Noun[edit]

kaya (plural kayas)

  1. Torreya nucifera, the Japanese nutmeg tree.
  2. Torreya grandis, the Chinese nutmeg yew.



Aguaruna[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaya

  1. stone

Jarawa[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaya

  1. mother

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

kaya

  1. rich, wealthy

Noun[edit]

kaya

  1. a jam made from coconut milk, eggs, pandan leaves and sugar.

Nyunga[edit]

Interjection[edit]

kaya

  1. hello

Particle[edit]

kaya

  1. yes

Papiamentu[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaya

  1. street

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Tagalog[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (able; to be able) IPA(key): /ˈkaːɪa/
  • (so) IPA(key): /kaˈɪa/
  • (for emphasis) IPA(key): /kaˈɪaʔ/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

kaya

  1. Able.
    Kaya natin ito!
    We can do this!

Conjunction[edit]

kaya

  1. So, for cause and effect.
    Marami siyang ginawang trabaho kaya pag-uwi niya'y nakatulog siya agad.
    He'd done a lot of work so as soon as he got home, he fell asleep instantly.

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Interjection[edit]

kaya

  1. (informal) Expression for emphasis.
    Lagi mong iniisip na pangit ka. Maganda ka kaya.
    You always think you're ugly. You're very pretty, you know.

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Verb[edit]

kaya

  1. To be able to; to strive to.
    Kinakaya ng magtataho na magbuhat ng dalawang baldeng puno ng taho.
    The taho vendor forces himself to carry two full pails of soybean.

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic kaya, from Proto-Turkic *K(i)aja.

Noun[edit]

kaya (definite accusative kayayı, plural kayalar)

  1. rock

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