uy

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See also: Uy, UY, .uy, üy, uÿ, and uþ-

Cebuano[edit]

Interjection[edit]

uy

  1. an expression of surprise
  2. an expression to catch attention
  3. an expression of acknowledgment of someone, whose name one cannot remember right away

Chiquimulilla[edit]

Noun[edit]

uy

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Chris Rogers, The Use and Development of the Xinkan Languages

Hiligaynon[edit]

Interjection[edit]

úy

  1. (contempt or disgust) fie, nonsense

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

uy

  1. oh, oops
  2. Alternative spelling of huy

Further reading[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish oye or huy.

Interjection[edit]

uy

  1. hey! (US); oi! (non-US)
  2. An exclamation to get attention.
    Uy, tingnan mo 'to!
    Hey, look at this!
  3. A protest or reprimand.
    Uy! 'Wag!
    Hey! Stop!
  4. An expression of surprise.
    Uy! Bago 'to ah!
    Hey! This is new!
  5. An informal greeting, similar to oy.
    Uy! Kumusta?
    Hey! How are you?
  6. A request for repetition or explanation; an expression of confusion.
    Uy? Ano ulit?
    Hey? What again?
  7. an expression of acknowledgment of someone, whose name one cannot remember right away.
    Si uy nga pala. Ano ulit pangalan niya?
    Oh yeah, it's hey. What's his name again?
  8. A meaningless beat marker or extra, filler syllable in song lyrics.
    "Uy uy uy, uy uy uy! Hoy hoy hoy, hoy hoy hoy! Oh oh oy oy, oy oy"!
    Hey hey hey, hey hey hey! Hey hey hey, hey hey hey! Oh oh hey hey, hey hey!

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Tarao[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

uy (plural uyay)

  1. dog

References[edit]

  • 2002, Chungkham Yashwanta Singh, Tarao Grammar

Uzbek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *eb.

Noun[edit]

uy (plural uylar)

  1. home
  2. house

Declension[edit]