διά

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *δισα(disa),(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?) from Proto-Indo-European *dwis (related to δίς(dís, twice) and δύο(dúo, two)). Cognates include Latin dis- and Gothic 𐌳𐌹𐍃-(dis-).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Preposition[edit]

δῐᾰ́ ‎(diá)

  1. (with genitive)
    1. (of a place)
      1. in a line
      2. through
      3. in the midst of, between
      4. along
      5. at intervals of, at every
    2. (time)
      1. between
      2. after
      3. every (interval of time)
    3. (causality)
      1. through, by
      2. (later prose) out of (materials from which something is made)
  2. (with accusative)
    1. (of a place, poetic) through, among
    2. (time) during
    3. (causality)
      1. thanks to, by aid of
      2. because of
      3. for the sake of

Adverb[edit]

δῐᾰ́ ‎(diá)

  1. throughout

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Greek[edit]

Preposition[edit]

διά ‎(diá)

  1. by, for