sia

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See also: ŝia, sỉa, si'a, and Sia

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

si +‎ -a

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

sia (plural siaj, accusative singular sian, accusative plural siajn)

  1. belonging to the subject of the sentence
    • 1910, L. L. Zamenhof, Proverbaro Esperanta:
      Sia estas kara pli ol la najbara.
      One's own is dearer than the neighbor's.
    Johano donis al Alfredo sian kukon.
    John gave Alfred his (John's) cake.

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Interlingua[edit]

Verb[edit]

sia

  1. imperative of esser

Conjunction[edit]

sia

  1. whether (used the first time in a sentence)
  2. or (used the second time in a sentence)

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sia

  1. longer
  2. further

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsi.a/
  • Hyphenation: sì‧a

Verb[edit]

sia

  1. first-, second- and third-person singular subjunctive present tense of essere
  2. third-person singular imperative tense of essere

Conjunction[edit]

sia ... sia ...

  1. both ... and ...
  2. either ... or ...

Synonyms[edit]

  • sia ... che ...

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North Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian . Cognates include West Frisian see.

Noun[edit]

sia f

  1. (Föhr-Amrum) sea

Old Dutch[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

sia

  1. she
  2. they

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Dutch: si

Old Saxon[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

sia m, f

  1. she (accusative)
  2. they

Descendants[edit]

  • Low German: se

Declension[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish, from Proto-Celtic, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs. Compare Irish , Manx shey.

Numeral[edit]

sia

  1. (cardinal) six

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Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

sia (present siar, preterite siade, supine siat , imperative sia )

  1. to foretell; to tell the future

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Tetum[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Numeral[edit]

sia

  1. (cardinal) nine

Venetian[edit]

Verb[edit]

sia

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of èser
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of èser
  3. third-person plural present subjunctive of èser
  4. third-person singular imperative of èser
  5. third-person plural imperative of èser