Hiya in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is hiya a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word hiya is a Scrabble US word. The word hiya is worth 10 points in Scrabble:

H4I1Y4A1

Is hiya a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word hiya is a Scrabble UK word and has 10 points:

H4I1Y4A1

Is hiya a Words With Friends word?

The word hiya is NOT a Words With Friends word.

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Valid words made from Hiya

You can make 10 words from 'hiya' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'hiya'

HIYA 10 

3 letters words from 'hiya'

AHI 6HAY 9
YAH 9 

2 letters words from 'hiya'

AH 5AI 2
AY 5HA 5
HI 5YA 5

All 4 letters words made out of hiya

hiya ihya hyia yhia iyha yiha hiay ihay haiy ahiy iahy aihy hyai yhai hayi ahyi yahi ayhi iyah yiah iayh aiyh yaih ayih

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word hiya. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in hiya.

Definitions and meaning of hiya

hiya

Etymology 1

Shortened from how are you?, with influence from hi.

Alternative forms

  • hi-ya, hia, hiyah, heya

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈhaɪ(j)ə/
  • Rhymes: -aɪə, -aɪjə
  • Homophone: higher (in some non-rhotic accents)

Interjection

hiya

  1. An informal greeting, hi, hello.
    Hiya, love, how's you?
Synonyms
  • hello
  • hey
  • hi
  • howdy
  • hullo
  • wassup
  • heya
  • sup
  • See also Thesaurus:hello

Etymology 2

Onomatopoeic.

Alternative forms

  • hi-ya
  • hiyah
  • hi-yah
  • haiyah
  • haiya

Interjection

hiya

  1. (martial arts) Said as a limb is swung in attack.

Cebuano

Etymology

Onomatopoeic.

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: hi‧ya

Interjection

hiya

  1. giddyup
  2. the shout accompanying an attack; kiai

Tagalog

Etymology

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *heyaq, from Proto-Austronesian *Seyaq.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /hijaʔ/

Noun

hiya

  1. shame; a painful feeling of having done something wrong, improper, or silly.
  2. disgrace; anything that causes shame
  3. humiliation
  4. embarassment
  5. dishonor, ignominy
  6. reproach; a cause of blame of disgrace.

Derived terms

  • mahiya
  • kahihiyan
  • mahiyain
  • walang hiya

References


Waray-Waray

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /hja/

Pronoun

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

  1. him
  2. her
  3. he
  4. she

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (colloquial) a greeting.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)