A Visayan (Southern-Philippines) term for girlfriend or boyfriend. It does not determine the gender however it has the same meaning. Not so long ago Visayans were very strict in terms of uyab-uyab (gf-bf relationships), today there are a lot of young individuals engaging in this activity and thus is one of the main causes of over population in the Philippines.
1. Hubag kaayo akoang uyab bai! EN, "Dude, my girlfriend is so hot!"
2. Ma-o na imung uyab dai? EN, "Girl, is that your boyfriend?"
3. Strict Parent: Dili sa ka mag uyab-uyab dong ha. EN, "You are forbidden to be in girlfriend-boyfriend relationships."