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English translation: "so he says" or "so she says"

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Aymara term or phrase:siwa
English translation:"so he says" or "so she says"
Entered by: zabrowa
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07:27 Mar 17, 2008
Aymara to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary - Folklore
Aymara term or phrase: siwa
I think this means "they say", or something similar - but I can't be sure... perhaps "they said" or "it is said"... This verb is so irregular!
Thanks.

CONTEXT
Hičaxa uka kawkis pä wulpi, kimsa wulpi sikunitaynaw siw

They kicked him out two, three times, they say.
zabrowa
Local time: 18:33
"so he says" or "so she says"
Explanation:
es presente ya que "siw" se refiere a una sola persona
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Rocio Barrientos
Bolivia
Local time: 12:33
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Thanks a lot :) This is very helpful!
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4"so he says" or "so she says"
Rocio Barrientos


  

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"so he says" or "so she says"


Explanation:
es presente ya que "siw" se refiere a una sola persona

Rocio Barrientos
Bolivia
Local time: 12:33
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
Grading comment
Thanks a lot :) This is very helpful!
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