biyaya

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Bikol Central[edit]

Noun[edit]

biyaya

  1. grace; blessing

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Sanskrit व्यय (vyaya)[1]. A borrowing from Malay biaya is also considered, given trade between the Hindu Srivijaya Empire and the pre-colonial Philippines.

Noun[edit]

biyayà

  1. grace; blessing

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