tuya

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See also: túyā

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after Tuya Butte, in British Columbia.

Noun[edit]

tuya (plural tuyas)

  1. (geology) Mesa formed by a volcano under a glacier.

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Asturian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tuya

  1. feminine singular of tuyu

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (everywhere but Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈtuʝa/, [ˈt̪u.ʝa]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /ˈtuʃa/, [ˈt̪u.ʃa]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈtuʒa/, [ˈt̪u.ʒa]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin tua, singular feminine form of tuus (your).

Pronoun[edit]

tuya f sg

  1. feminine singular of tuyo
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Determiner[edit]

tuya f sg

  1. feminine singular of tuyo
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Etymology 2[edit]

From New Latin thuja, from Ancient Greek θυία (thuía), an African tree that was formerly included in the genus.

Noun[edit]

tuya f (plural tuyas)

  1. (botany) (Thuja) thuja
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Etymology 3[edit]

From English tuya, from an Athabaskan language.

Noun[edit]

tuya f (plural tuyas)

  1. (geology) tuya


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Tagalog[edit]

Verb[edit]

tuya

  1. to taunt; mock; jeer

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Waray-Waray[edit]

Noun[edit]

tuya

  1. giant