Definition for the Tagalog word siya:
[pronoun] he / she / it; him / her / it
[adjective] sufficient*Note: gender neutral pronoun
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".
Siya Example Sentences in Tagalog: (128)
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Napápanoód ko siyá sa
I get to see him on TV.
Parang hindî yatà siyá kúkumpirmahín para sa posisyón
It looks like he won't be confirmed for the position.
Amanda na walâ siyáng alám sa pangyayari
Amanda clarified that she had no idea about the event.
Tatlóng taón na ang nagdaán mulâ nang hulí ko siyáng makita
It's been three years since I last saw him.
Nilinaw ng mámamahayág na walâ siyáng kiníkilingan sa kaniyáng balità
The journalist clarified that he had no bias in his report.
Kumakanâ siyá kayâ siyá nananalo
She does her best that's why she wins.
I turned my back on her (going the opposite direction).
Hindî tayo makákapasok kasí nakakandado siyá
We won't be able to get in because it's locked / padlocked.
Manánatili siyá roón hanggáng sa Lunes
He will stay there until Monday.
Chloe sa ospitál nang makaramdám siyá ng hilo
Chloe was brought to the hospital when she felt light-headed.
Binábaríl siyá pero hindî siyá tamaan
They were shooting at him, but they couldn't hit him.
Itátanggí mo bang mahál mo siyá
Will you deny that you love him?
Felicia at labis siyáng mapápahiyâ
She will withdraw and will be utterly put to shame.
Alternate spelling(s): sya
, siaAlternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.
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How to pronounce siya:
SIYA AUDIO CLIP:
Related Filipino Words:kasiyahansyamasiyahánsyá aymagbigáy-kasiyahanang siyang
Related English Words:himhehershepleasuresufficientit
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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