Dia

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of Diapositiv

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dia n ‎(genitive Dias, plural Dias)

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

DeclensionEdit

External linksEdit

  • 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

  • 2 día” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “Dia” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • Franz Nikolaus Finck, 1899, Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, 81.
  • "Dia" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

Dia m ‎(genitive singular , plural Diathan)

  1. God

Derived termsEdit

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