hiya

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Shortened from how are you?, with influence from hi.

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hiya

  1. An informal greeting, hi, hello.
    Hiya, love, how's you?
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Etymology 2[edit]

Onomatopoeic.

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hiya

  1. (martial arts) Said as a limb is swung.

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Onomatopoeic.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: hi‧ya

Interjection[edit]

hiya

  1. giddyup
  2. the shout accompanying an attack; kiai

Tagalog[edit]

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Noun[edit]

hiya

  1. shame; a painful feeling of having done something wrong, improper, or silly.
  2. disgrace; anything that causes shame
  3. humiliation
  4. embarassment
  5. dishonor, ignominy
  6. reproach; a cause of blame of disgrace.

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Waray-Waray[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

hiya (third person personal pronoun, objective and nominative case, common gender)

  1. him
  2. her
  3. he
  4. she