- capable of, afford, ability to do something
- Synonym: iyawa
- Ba zan iya siya ba. <> I can't afford it.
- Zan iya <> I can do it.
- a respectable name for a mother; also used to address one's mother or maternal aunt. <> suna na girmama uwa; 'yar uwar mahaifi ko mahaifiya ko tsohuwa
- Synonym: inna