deifio

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Welsh deifyaw, from Proto-Celtic *dawiō (compare Cornish dewy, Breton devi), from Proto-Indo-European *deh₂u- ‘kindle, burn’ (compare Tocharian A twās, Ancient Greek δαίω (daíō)).

Verb[edit]

deifio (stem: deifi-)

  1. to scorch, singe
  2. to blast
  3. to blight

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