"The yeas have it"
yea, yeah (adverb)
not only so, but
"I therein do rejoice, yea, and will rejoice"
An affirmative vote, usually but not always spoken
Thus, so (now often accompanied by a hand gesture)
yeah, right, yes
Yea is a town in Victoria, Australia. It is in the Shire of Murrindindi local government area. Located 109 kilometres north-east of Melbourne via the Melba Highway, Yea sits at the junction with the Goulburn Valley Highway, and 172 metres above sea-level. At the 2011 Census, Yea had a population of 1,595.