Definition of hiya in English:

hiya

Syllabification: hiya
Pronunciation: /ˈhī(y)ə
 
/

exclamation

An informal greeting.
More example sentences
  • Oh hiya, I don't think I'll be able to make it in for the week.
  • And if you already know what I'm talking about, why not drop by and say hiya to our friends at Barbelith.
  • Author's Note: Well, hiya, how are all of you doing?

Origin

1940s: alteration of how are you?.

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