siya

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See also: sīyǎ, siþa, síya, and Siya

Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

siya f (plural siyes)

  1. Alternative form of siella

Balinese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

siya

  1. Romanization of ᬲᬶᬬ

Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(si-)ia, from Proto-Austronesian *(si-)ia. Compare Indonesian ia, Maori ia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

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

  1. he
  2. she
    Pilipino siya.
    He/she is a Filipino.

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(si-)ia, from Proto-Austronesian *(si-)ia.

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sɪˈja/, /sɪˈʎa/
  • Hyphenation: si‧ya

Pronoun[edit]

siya

  1. he or she
  2. this, that
    1. (personal) used to refer to a singular person or animal at a distance from the speaker regardless of its gender
    2. (demonstrative) used when avoiding to mention a person by name
    3. (demonstrative) used to demonstrate different objects

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Spanish silla (chair), from Latin sella (seat).

Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • IPA(key): /siˈʎa/
  • Hyphenation: si‧ya

Noun[edit]

siya

  1. a chair

Eastern Huasteca Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish silla

Noun[edit]

siya

  1. chair.

Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish silla.

Noun[edit]

siya

  1. chair

Karao[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

siya

  1. (interrogative) who

Limos Kalinga[edit]

Adjective[edit]

siyá

  1. correct

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(si-)ia, from Proto-Austronesian *(si-)ia. Compare Indonesian ia, Maori ia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

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

  1. he
  2. she
    Pilipino siya.
    He/she is a Filipino.

See also[edit]


Tauya[edit]

Noun[edit]

siya

  1. salt
    siya ya'e : the ocean (literally: salt water)

References[edit]

  • Lorna MacDonald, A Grammar of Tauya

Tetelcingo Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish silla, from Latin sella.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

siya (plural siyajte)

  1. chair
    Synonym: sieta
  2. saddle

References[edit]

  • Brewer, Forrest; Brewer, Jean G. (1962) Vocabulario mexicano de Tetelcingo, Morelos: Castellano-mexicano, mexicano-castellano (Serie de vocabularios indígenas Mariano Silva y Aceves; 8)‎[1] (in Spanish), México, D.F.: El Instituto Lingüístico de Verano en coordinación con la Secretaría de Educación Pública a través de la Dirección General de Internados de Enseñanza Primaria y Educación Indígena, published 1971, pages 91, 222