See also: deus and déus

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese Deus, from Latin Deus.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Deus m

  1. God (in a Christian context)
    • 1775, María Francisca Isla y Losada, Romance:
      Sòs mentes en Deus do Céo,
      agarimo podo achàr,
      pois cuitadiña de min;
      já non teño Pay, nin Nay!
      Just in God of Heaven
      shelter I can find
      Because, pity me,
      No longer I have mum or dad

ReferencesEdit

  • Deus” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • Deus” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • Deus” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • Deus” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.

LatinEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From deus (god, deity).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Deus m sg (irregular, genitive Deī); second declension

  1. God (in a Judeo-Christian context)
    • c. 160 CEc. 225 CE, Tertullian, Adversus Marcionem 1.29.8:
      Gratus esses, o dee haeretice, si isses in dispositionem Creatoris
      You would be thankful, oh you heretic god [of Marcion's], if you checked the allotment of the Creator
    • 405 CE, Jerome, Vulgate Genesis.28.13:
      Ego sum Dominus Deus Abraham patris tui et Deus Isaac
      I am the Lord God, of Abraham thy father, and the God of Isaac
    • 405 CE, Jerome, Vulgate Psalmi.29.3, (Psalms 30:2 in modern numbering):
      Domine Deus meus, clamavi ad te et sanasti me
      God my lord, I called you and you healed me

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (irregular), singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Deus
Genitive Deī
Dative Deō
Accusative Deum
Ablative Deō
Vocative Deus

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

Proper nounEdit

Deus m

  1. nominative singular of Deu

Old OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Deus.

Proper nounEdit

Deus

  1. God

Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Deus.

Proper nounEdit

Deus

  1. God

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese Deus, from Latin Deus.

PronunciationEdit

 
  • IPA(key): (Brazil including São Paulo) /ˈdews/, [ˈdeʊ̯s]
    • IPA(key): (Rio) /ˈdewʃ/, [ˈdeʊ̯ʃ]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈdewʃ/, [ˈdeʊ̯ʃ]

Proper nounEdit

Deus m

  1. God (the deity of monotheistic religions)

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:Deus.

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit