entry
gai'ase'
pronunciation
gay-ah-see'
meaning
verb. have mercy; be merciful; have pity; have forgiveness.
etymology
From Chamorro prefix gai- (to have) + åse' (pity, sympathy), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian qasiq, meaning "pity, compassion, sympathy".
examples
Gai'ase' nu guiya.
Have mercy on him.
additional comments
gaima'åse'; gaimina'åse'; yo'åse'
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