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EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Dia

  1. A language spoken in Sandaun Province, Papua New Guinea.

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of Diapositiv

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dia n (genitive Dias, plural Dias)

  1. slide (transparent image, to be projected to a screen)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Dia in Duden online

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish día, from Proto-Celtic *dēwos.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Dia m (genitive )

  1. God
    Dia láidir is máthair mhaith aige.
    God is strong and He has a good mother. (proverb)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • dia (a god)

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Dia Dhia nDia
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • “Dia” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 2nd ed., 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.

Further readingEdit


LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Δῖα (Dîa).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Dīa f (genitive Dīae); first declension

  1. A small island off the coast of Crete
  2. A city of Chersonesus

DeclensionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular
nominative Dīa
genitive Dīae
dative Dīae
accusative Dīam
ablative Dīā
vocative Dīa

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

Dīa

  1. inflection of Dīon:
    1. nominative plural
    2. accusative plural
    3. vocative plural

ReferencesEdit

  • Dia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Dia” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Dia in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish día, from Proto-Celtic *dēwos.

NounEdit

Dia m (genitive singular , plural Diathan)

  1. God

Derived termsEdit