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Old Church SlavonicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare дивъ(divŭ). From Proto-Slavic *dȋvo, from Proto-Slavic *divъ (with a formation probably influenced by the synonymous чоудо(čudo)), probably from Proto-Balto-Slavic *deiwas, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *deywós(god).

NounEdit

диво ‎(divon

  1. miracle, wonder

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ReferencesEdit

  • Cejtlin, R.M.; Večerka, R.; Blagova, E., editors (1994), “диво”, in Staroslavjanskij slovarʹ (po rukopisjam X—XI vekov) [Old Church Slavonic Dictionary (Based on 10–11th Century Manuscripts)], Moscow: Russkij jazyk
  • Hauptova Z., editor (1958–1997), “диво”, in Slovník jazyka staroslověnského (Lexicon linguae palaeoslovenicae), Prague: Euroslavica
  • Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978 90 04 15504 6
  • Halla-aho, Jussi (2006) Problems of Proto-Slavic Historical Nominal Morphology: On the Basis of Old Church Slavic (Slavica Helsingiensia; 26)[1], Helsinki: University of Helsinki

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dȋvo, from Proto-Slavic *divъ, probably from Proto-Balto-Slavic *deiwas, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *deywós(god). Compare Old Church Slavonic диво(divo), дивъ(divŭ), Polish dziw, Czech div, also Serbo-Croatian див, div.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ди́во ‎(dívon inan ‎(genitive ди́ва, nominative plural ди́ва, genitive plural див)

  1. wonder, miracle, marvel
    на ди́во‎ ― na dívo ― excellently
    что за ди́во!‎ ― što za dívo! ― wonderful!; no wonder!

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