See also: Dius

CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dius

  1. second-person singular present indicative form of dir

GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

dius

  1. Romanization of 𐌳𐌹𐌿𐍃

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *diwyós. Cognates include Sanskrit दिव्य (divya) and Ancient Greek δῖος (dîos).

Pronunciation 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

dīus (feminine dīa, neuter dīum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. Alternative form of dīvus (divine, godly)

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative dīus dīa dīum dīī dīae dīa
Genitive dīī dīae dīī dīōrum dīārum dīōrum
Dative dīō dīō dīīs
Accusative dīum dīam dīum dīōs dīās dīa
Ablative dīō dīā dīō dīīs
Vocative dīe dīa dīum dīī dīae dīa

Etymology 2Edit

Old Latin from Proto-Italic *djous (day) from Proto-Indo-European *dyḗws (daytime sky); compare diēs. Cognate with Old Armenian տիւ (tiw), Sanskrit दिवा (divā, by day).

Pronunciation 2Edit

AdverbEdit

diūs (comparative diūtius, superlative diūtissimē)

  1. Alternative form of diū (by day)

ReferencesEdit

  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 338
  • dius in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • dius in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • dius in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • dius in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • dius in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray