See also: Dio, DIO, dió, and dîo

CorsicanEdit

NounEdit

dio m (plural dii)

  1. Alternative form of diu

ReferencesEdit


EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian dio.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈdio]
  • Audio:
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  • Rhymes: -io
  • Hyphenation: di‧o

NounEdit

dio (accusative singular dion, plural dioj, accusative plural diojn)

  1. a god

Derived termsEdit


FijianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Central Pacific *tio, from Proto-Oceanic *tiʀom, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tiʀəm.

NounEdit

dio

  1. oyster (mollusk)

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian , Spanish día, ultimately from Latin diēs.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dio (plural dii)

  1. day (24-hour period).

Derived termsEdit

  • diopa (daily, diurnal)

See alsoEdit


ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin deus, from earlier *dẹ̄vos, from Old Latin deivos, from Proto-Italic *deiwos, from Proto-Indo-European *deywós, derived from the root *dyew- (sky, heaven).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdi.o/, (traditional) */ˈdi.o/
  • Rhymes: -io
  • Hyphenation: dì‧o

NounEdit

dio m (plural dei or (archaic or dialectal) dii, feminine dea, feminine plural dee)

  1. god, deity
    Synonyms: divinità, (poetic) deità, divo, iddio, (literary) nume
  2. (informal) one who is remarkably skilled in something; ace, crackerjack, wiz
    Synonyms: asso, campione, mago, mito
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • dio2 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin dīus, alternate form of dīvus (divine, godlike), from Proto-Indo-European *diwyós (heavenly), derived from the root *dyew- (sky, heaven).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdi.o/
  • Rhymes: -io
  • Hyphenation: dì‧o

AdjectiveEdit

dio (feminine dia, masculine plural dii, feminine plural die) (obsolete, poetic)

  1. bright, resplendent, shining (in a divine fashion)
    Synonyms: brillante, lucente, luminoso, splendente
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Paradiso, Le Monnier, published 2002, Canto XIV, page 250:
      [] E io udi' nella luce più dia ¶ del minor cerchio una voce modesta, []
      [] And I heard in the most resplendent light ¶ of the lesser circle a modest voice, []
    • 1850, Giosuè Carducci, Juvenilia[1], volume II: “Alla beata Diana Giuntini”, Nicola Zanichelli, published 1906, page 74:
      Pur risplendeva oltre il mortal costume ¶ La dia bellezza nel sereno viso, []
      Yet beyond the mortal custom shone ¶ The shining beauty in the serene visage, []

ReferencesEdit

  • dio1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

diō

  1. dative masculine singular of dius
  2. dative neuter singular of dius
  3. ablative masculine singular of dius
  4. ablative neuter singular of dius

ReferencesEdit

  • dio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • dio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • dio in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dělъ.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dîo/
  • Hyphenation: di‧o

NounEdit

dȉo m (Cyrillic spelling ди̏о)

  1. (Bosnia, Croatia) part

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dio

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) preterite indicative form of dar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) preterite indicative form of dar.

TurkishEdit

VerbEdit

dio

  1. (Internet, sms) Alternative form of diyor
    Bana dio sen benim en yakınımsın.
    He (or she) tells me you are my closest relative.