pyá

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Old Tupi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɨˈʔa/, /ᵐbɨˈʔa/

Noun[edit]

pyá

  1. heart
  2. (figuratively) one's momentary animation or enthusiasm
  3. entrails, guts

Synonyms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • Pyá usually shifted to mbyá when not preceded by any genitive or complement.

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