diyan

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Bikol Central[edit]

Adverb[edit]

diyan (diyán)

  1. (location) there (away from the speaker, but close to the listener)
    Coordinate terms: duman, digdi

Javanese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

diyan (ngoko diyan, krama dilah)

  1. lamp
  2. lantern

References[edit]

  • "diyan" in Tim Balai Bahasa Yogyakarta, Kamus Basa Jawa (Bausastra Jawa). Kanisius, Yogyakarta

Tagalog[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Bikol Central diyan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: di‧yan
  • IPA(key): /diˈan/, [ˈd͡ʒan]
  • IPA(key): /djaˈʔan/, [d͡ʒɐˈʔan] (colloquial)

Adverb[edit]

diyán

  1. there (near the listener, but far from the speaker)

Usage notes[edit]

  • When the preceding word ends with a vowel, "w", or "y", riyan is used instead, but is not often used in conversation. Other words with this phenomenon include dito, doon, daw, and din.

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Western Bukidnon Manobo[edit]

Adverb[edit]

diyan

  1. there (away from the speaker, but close to the listener)