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LithuanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *deiwas (compare Latvian dievs, Old Prussian dēiwas), from Proto-Indo-European *deywós. Cognate to Latin deus and Sanskrit देव (devá).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

diẽvas m (plural dievaĩ, feminine deĩvė) stress pattern 4

  1. (religion, mythology) a god

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Northern SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samic *tievδës, *tievës.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈtie̯vas/

AdjectiveEdit

dievas (comparative dievvasit, superlative dievvaseamọs)

  1. full
  2. complete

InflectionEdit

Odd, vv-v gradation
Attributive dievas
Nominative dievas
Genitive dievvasa
Attributive dievas
Singular Plural
Nominative dievas dievvasat
Accusative dievvasa dievvasiid
Genitive dievvasa dievvasiid
Illative dievvasii dievvasiidda
Locative dievvasis dievvasiin
Comitative dievvasiin dievvasiiguin
Essive dievasin

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