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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek δίεσις (díesis, sending through, the smallest interval in the scale).

NounEdit

diesis (plural dieses)

  1. (music) Any of several intervals, smaller than a tone, in ancient Greek music.
  2. The double dagger sign ().

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NounEdit

diesis m (invariable)

  1. (music) sharp

AdjectiveEdit

diesis (invariable)

  1. (music) sharp

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