haya

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See also: Haya, һауа, and Һауа

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Spanish haya, from Old Spanish haya, from Latin [materia] fāgea (hay wood).

Noun[edit]

haya (plural hayas)

  1. A beech tree, especially a Mexican beech.
Translations[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

haya

  1. (Judaism) Alternative form of chaya

Anagrams[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Noun[edit]

haya

  1. a wake; a period after a person's death before the body is buried, in some cultures accompanied by a party

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

haya

  1. Rōmaji transcription of はや

Quechua[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

haya

  1. spicy, hot, tasty

Noun[edit]

haya

  1. hot spice

Declension[edit]

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Spanish faya, from Latin [materia] fāgea, from fāgus, from Proto-Italic *fāgos, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂ǵos. Compare Portuguese faia.

Noun[edit]

haya f (plural hayas)

  1. beech, beech tree

Usage notes[edit]

  • The feminine noun haya is like other feminine nouns starting with a stressed a sound in that it takes the definite article el (normally reserved for masculine nouns) in the singular when there is no intervening adjective:
el haya
  • However, if an adjective, even one that begins with a stressed a sound such as alta or ancha, intervenes between the article and the noun, the article reverts to la.

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin habeam, first-person singular present active subjunctive of habeō (I have, hold).

Verb[edit]

haya

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of haber.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of haber.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of haber.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of haber.
  5. (impersonal form) Present subjunctive form of haber

Further reading[edit]


Swahili[edit]

Adjective[edit]

haya

  1. Ma class inflected form of hii.

Tagalog[edit]

Root[edit]

haya

  1. the act of letting someone to do something

Derived terms[edit]


Tboli[edit]

Adverb[edit]

haya

  1. tomorrow