דיו

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

צנצנת דיו ‎(A jar of ink)

Compare with Aramaic דיותא and Classical Syriac ܕܝܘܬܐ ‎(dyōṯā), Arabic دَوَاة ‎(dawāh).

Noun[edit]

דְּיוֹ ‎(d'yom f ‎(plural indefinite דְּיוֹאוֹת, singular construct דְּיוֹ־, plural construct דְּיוֹאֵי־)

  1. ink (fluid for writing)
    • Jeremiah 36:18, with translation of the Jewish Publication Society:
      וַיֹּאמֶר לָהֶם בָּרוּךְ מִפִּיו יִקְרָא אֵלַי אֵת כָּל־הַדְּבָרִים הָאֵלֶּה וַאֲנִי כֹּתֵב עַל־הַסֵּפֶר בַּדְּיוֹ׃
      vayómer lahém barúkh mipív yikrá 'eláy 'ét kol-had'varím ha'éle va'aní kotév 'al-haséfer bad'yó.
      wayyṓmer lāhem bārūḵ mippīw yiqrā ʾēlay ʾēṯ kol-haddəḇārīm hāʾḗlle waʾănī kōṯēḇ ʿal-hassḗp̄er baddəyō.
      Then Baruch answered them: ‘He pronounced all these words unto me with his mouth, and I wrote them with ink in the book.’
Derived terms[edit]
References[edit]
  • דיו” in the Hebrew Terms Database of the Academy of Hebrew Language.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

דִּיוֹ ‎(díyo)

  1. giddyup (directed at a horse)

Ladino[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to Spanish Dios; the final S was removed by folk etymology, to emphasise the oneness of God. From Latin deus, from Proto-Indo-European *deywós.

Noun[edit]

דיו m ‎(Hebrew spelling, Latin spelling Dyo)

  1. God
    • Ein Keloheinu:
      בנדיגֿו מואישטרו דיו, בנדיגֿו מואישטרו שינייור, בנדיגֿו מואישטרו ריאי, בנדיגֿו מואישטרו שלבדור - Bendicho muestro Dyo, bendicho muestro Senyor, bendicho muestro Rey, bendicho muestro Salvador.
      Blessed be our God, Blessed be our Lord, Blessed be our King, Blessed be our Saviour.