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siya

Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word siya.

Definition for the Tagalog word siya:


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[pronoun]  he / she / it; him / her / it
[noun]  pleasure
[adjective]  sufficient
*Note: gender neutral pronoun

Root: siya
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
Please note, unlike in English the Filipino third-person pronoun is GENDER NEUTRAL. This means you use a single word, "siya", for both "he" and "she".

Example Sentences Available Icon Siya Example Sentences in Tagalog: (75)
Aka ko bibisita lang si Ann sa kapatíd niyá sa America. Hindî ko alám na tuluyan na palá siyáng doón títirá
I thought Ann was just going to visit her sibling in America. I did not know that she would already live there eventually.
Kailán siyá hulíng dumalaw
When was the last time he came to visit?
Napápanoód ko siyá sa TV. 
I get to see him on TV.
Tumútunóg ang sapatos niyá kapág siyá ay naglálakád
Her shoes make a sound when she's walking.
Bakit ayaw mo siyáng intindihín
Why don't you try to understand / want to mind her?
Sumimangot siyá
He frowned.
Tinalikuran ko siyá
I turned my back on her (going the opposite direction).
Umilíng siya
She shook her head to say "No".
Pumasok ba siyá
Did he go in/to school/to work?
Niyakap ko siyá nang mahigpít
I hugged her tightly.
Hindî tayo makákapasok kasí nakakandado siyá
We won't be able to get in because it's locked / padlocked.
Isama mo siyá
Take / Bring her along.
Siyá ang tumalo sa dating kampeón
He is the one who defeated the former champion.
Binábaríl siyá pero hindî siyá tamaan
They were shooting at him, but they couldn't hit him.
Hindî siyá makakita
She can't see.
Hahaluin mo siyá nang dáhan-dahan
You should stir it slowly.
Kilalá mo ba siyá
Do you know him / her?
Saán ninyó siyá yayayain
Where to will you invite him to join you?
Taksíl siyá kasí sa kalaban siyá kumampí
He is a traitor because he sided with the enemy.
Nagiging popular siyá
He is becoming popular. / He is getting popular.
Sino siyá
Who is he?
Madalî siyáng mágising
He's a light sleeper.
Baka patáy na yung dagâ kasí hindî na siyá gumágaláw
Maybe the rat is already dead because it is not moving anymore.
Nanatili siyáng dalaga kasí takot siyáng magpakasál
She remained single because she's afraid to get married.
Gumagamit siyá ng GPS para hindî siyá maligáw
He uses GPS so he won't get lost.
Oo, kanina nandito siyá
Yes, she was here earlier.
Nahíhirapan siyáng umintindí ng Inglés
She's having difficulty understanding English.
Saán mo siyá pinaupô
Where did you tell him to sit? / Where did you make him sit?
Pinangunahan ko siyá para hindî siyá masyadong magalit
I forewarned him so he won't get so angry.
Siyá si Jane
She is Jane.
Mabaít siyá
He is nice. / She is nice.
Kumain siyá ng mansanas
She ate an apple.
Pumuntá siyá sa mall. 
He went to the mall.
Hindî na siyá naulit ng pagpuntá dito
He did not anymore come here again.
Mayroón siyáng lapis
She has a pencil.
Nagpaalam siyá sa ba
She said goodbye to the child.
Nagtátagál si Alice ng mga tatlóng buwán sa America kapág pumúpuntá siyá doón
Alice stays for about three months in America when she goes there.
Walóng taón siyáng inalagaan ng lola niyá
Her grandma took care of her for eight years.
Naghintáy kamí kay Mike hanggáng tangha pero hindî siyá nagpakita
We waited for Mike till noon but he did not show up.
Malakí ang itinaás ng anák ni Nora mulâ nang hulí ko siyáng nakita
Nora's son has grown much taller since the last time I saw him.
Lumakás ang boses ni Jim nang nagalit siyá kay Tom. 
Jim's voice became louder when he got mad at Tom.
Pagágalitan si Anna ng tatay niyá kapág ginabí siyá nang uwî
Anna will be scolded by her dad if she gets home very late.
Pinagalitan si Peter ng amo niyá kasí tangha na siyáng pumasok
Peter was reprimanded by his boss because I arrived at the office quite late.
Pinagsásabihan siyá ng tatay niyá pero ayaw niyáng makiníg
His father admonishes him but he just won't listen.
Naíiyák si June habang nagpápaalam siyá sa kaniyáng pamilya
June was teary-eyed while saying goodbye to her family.
Nabanggít nga pala ni Alice na baka hindî siyá makapuntá sa kasál mo
By the way, Alice mentioned that she may not be able to go to your wedding.
Kinilíg si Anna nang hinawakan siyá sa kamáy ng crush niyá
Anna felt a tingle of excitement when her crush held her hand.
Iniisip ko siyá
I am thinking about her.
Nakákapuntá lang si Nora sa sementeryo kapág may kasama siyá
Nora is only able to go to the cemetery when she has somebody with her.
Tinitigan ko siyá para siyá tumahimik
I stared / glared at her for her to shut up.
Madalás nahúhulí sa klase si Richard kasí nanggagaling pa siyá sa mala
Richard offen arrives late for class because he still comes from far away..
Inamin ba ni Sam na siyá ngâ ang gumawâ nun
Did Sam admit that he was really the one who did it?
Haluin mo ang sopas habang siyá ay kumukulô
Stir the soup while it is boiling.
Sásayá siyá kapág nalaman niyáng may regalo ka (para) sa kaniyá
She will be happy when she finds out that you have a gift for her.
Hindî kinaya ni Charles ang lamíg sa Alaska kayâ lumipat siyá sa California. 
Charles could not endure Alaska's cold temperaure that's why he moved to California.
Marami nang babaeng nabúbuntís si Jack pero walâ siyáng pinápakasalán sa kanilá
Jack had gotten many women pregnant but he has not married any of them.
Langisán mo ang mga bisagra ng pintô para hindî siyá tumunóg
Oil the door's hinges so it won't make a sound.
Ba pa siyá
He is still young.
Waláng manliligaw kay Vicky kasí sobrang suplada siyá
No one would court Vicky because she's very snobbish.
Magpápakasál ka na ba kay Tom kahit na isáng buwán mo pa lang siyá nakíkilala
Would you already marry Tom even if you've just known him for only a month?
Nagbakasyón si Maria sa Amérika pero iláng araw pa lang ang nakákalipas umuwî na siyá
Maria went to America for vacation but just after a few days she already came back home.
Nakákapasok ka ba sa opisina ng boss mo kahit walâ siyá
Do you have permission to go inside the office of your boss even if he's not around?
Ipáliwanag mo itó sa amin kasí hindî namin siyá maintindihán
Explain this to us because we can't understand it.
Mala sa atin si Richard kayâ kailangan mo siyáng sigawán para mariníg ka niyá
Richard is far from us that's why you need to yell at him for him to hear you.
Bastá ibinigáy niyá itó sa akin at hindî siyá nagpakilala
He just gave this to me and did not introduce himself.
Bábantayán mo ang ba kapág nakikipaglarô siyá sa aso
You should watch over the kid when he's playing with the dog.
Sigurado akóng pagbíbigyán ka ni Vincent kasí mabaít siyáng tao
I'm sure Vincent will oblige you becuse he's a kind person.
Walâ siyáng pinagbíbigyán, ba man o matandâ
He does not give consideration to anyone, whether young or old.
Títiyakín ko kay Susan kung sasama siyá sa atin
I'll verify with Susan if she is going with us.
Iyán ang madalás na tinútugtóg ng lola ko sa violin nung buháy pa siyá
That's why my grandma often used to play on the violin when she was still alive.
Mga isáng oras nang nagsásayáw si Jill pero mukháng hindî pa rin siyá napapagod
Jill has been dancing for about an hour now but she does not seem tired yet.
Kakalungin ko na lang ang pakwán para hindî siyá gumulong sa loób ng kotse
I will just hold the watermelon on my lap so it won't roll inside the car.
Umiinit ang ulo ni Paul kapág natatalo siyá sa sugál
Paul becomes ill-tempered when he loses at gambling.
Hindî siyá marunong humawak ng pera
She does not handle her finances well.
Papúpuntahín ka ba ng asawa mo dito nang hindî siyá kasama
Would your husband allow you to come here without him?
Alternate spelling(s):
sya, sya, xa, cia, sha, s'ya, sia
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.


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How to pronounce siya:

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Related Filipino Words:
kasiyahansyamasiyahánsyá aymagbigáy-kasiyahanang siyang
Related English Words:
himhehershepleasuresufficientit
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
siyang
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