saya

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *sagia, from Latin sagum, from Gaulish *sagos, or from Ancient Greek σάγος (ságos).

Noun[edit]

saya f (plural sayes)

  1. skirt

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Indonesian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay saya, from Sanskrit सहाय​ (sahāya​).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

saya

  1. I (personal pronoun)
  2. me (direct object of a verb)
  3. me (object of a preposition)
  4. me (indirect object of a verb)
  5. my (belonging to me)

Usage notes[edit]

  • The formal personal pronoun.

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

saya

  1. Rōmaji transcription of さや

Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit सहाय (sahāya, follower).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

saya

  1. I (personal pronoun)
  2. me (direct object of a verb)
  3. me (object of a preposition)
  4. me (indirect object of a verb)
  5. my (belonging to me)
    Nama saya ...
    My name is ...

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *sagia, from Latin sagum, from Gaulish *sagos, or from Ancient Greek σάγος (ságos). Compare Portuguese saia, French saie.

Noun[edit]

saya f (plural sayas)

  1. (archaic) a woman’s skirt

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Tagalog[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

saya

  1. joy, happiness
  2. fun

Etymology 2[edit]

From Spanish saya (skirt).

Noun[edit]

saya

  1. skirt
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