Old PrussianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (manuscript forms:) Dewes, Deywis, Thewes, Thawe, Tewe, Tiewe, Towe


From Proto-Balto-Slavic *deiwas, from Proto-Indo-European *deywós (shine). Cognates include Latin deus.

Proper nounEdit

Dēiwas m

  1. God (name of one of the chief gods of the Old Prussian pantheon, and later of the Christian God)

See alsoEdit

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