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HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit दैव ‎(daiva).

NounEdit

दैव ‎(daivm ‎(Urdu spelling دیو)

  1. deity
  2. god
  3. celestial being

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SanskritEdit

AdjectiveEdit

दैव ‎(daiva)

  1. belonging to or coming from the gods, divine, celestial
  2. sacred to the gods
  3. royal
  4. depending on fate, fatal

ReferencesEdit

  • Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary, page 497
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