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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

  • Alternative vocative singular:

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

  • "Dia" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • 2 día” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Finck, F. N. (1899), Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 81.
  • Entries containing “Dia” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “Dia” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

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


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

Dia m (genitive singular , plural Diathan)

  1. God

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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

Further readingEdit

  • 2 día” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.