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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse dís (goddess), from Proto-Germanic *dīsiz (goddess), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰēs- (holy one, hallow, deity).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tiːs/
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  • Rhymes: -iːs

NounEdit

dís f (genitive singular dísar, nominative plural dísir)

  1. goddess, fairy; dis

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

dís n (genitive singular díss, nominative plural dís)

  1. (music) D sharp

DeclensionEdit


IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish días (pair, couple). Cognate with Scottish Gaelic dithis and Manx jees.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dís f (genitive singular díse, nominative plural díseanna)

  1. two; pair, couple

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dís dhís ndís
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.