See also: Deva, devā, devă, and děva

EnglishEdit

 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit देव (devá, deity, god). Doublet of daeva.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

deva (plural devas)

  1. A god in Vedic mythology, Hinduism and Buddhism.

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit देव (deva).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

deva m (plural deva's or devas)

  1. (Hinduism, Buddhism) deva, a Hindu or Buddhist deity

Related termsEdit


ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

deva

  1. first/second/third-person singular present subjunctive of dovere

SynonymsEdit

AnagramsEdit


LatvianEdit

NounEdit

deva f (4th declension)

  1. portion
  2. ration
  3. dose
  4. dosage
  5. helping

DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

deva

  1. 3rd person singular past indicative form of dot
  2. 3rd person plural past indicative form of dot

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Sanskrit देव (devá, deity, god).

NounEdit

deva m

  1. god
  2. angel

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Burmese: ဒေဝ (dewa.)
  • Khmer: ទេវ (teevĕəʼ)
  • Northern Thai: ᨴᩮ᩠ᨻ, ᨴᩮᩅ
  • Thai: เทพ (têep)

ReferencesEdit

  • Pali Text Society (1921-1925), “deva”, in Pali-English Dictionary‎, London: Chipstead

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

deva

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of dever
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of dever
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of dever
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of dever

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ottoman Turkish دوه(deve).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /děːʋa/
  • Hyphenation: de‧va

NounEdit

déva f (Cyrillic spelling де́ва)

  1. camel (mammal)
    Synonym: kàmila
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *děva, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁- (to suck, suckle).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /děːʋa/
  • Hyphenation: de‧va

NounEdit

déva f (Cyrillic spelling де́ва)

  1. (poetic) maiden
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit

SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *děva, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁- (to suck, suckle).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

deva f (genitive singular devy, nominative plural devy, genitive plural diev, declension pattern of žena)

  1. (poetic) maiden, lass

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • deva in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *děva.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dẹ̑va f

  1. maiden
  2. virgin

InflectionEdit

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. déva
gen. sing. déve
singular dual plural
nominative déva dévi déve
accusative dévo dévi déve
genitive déve dév dév
dative dévi dévama dévam
locative dévi dévah dévah
instrumental dévo dévama dévami

Further readingEdit

  • deva”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdeba/, [ˈd̪e.β̞a]

VerbEdit

deva

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of dever.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of dever.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of dever.
  4. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of dever.

ZazakiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Turkish deve.

NounEdit

deva ?

  1. camel