Dia

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Dia

  1. A language spoken in Sandaun Province, Papua New Guinea.

See also[edit]


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of Diapositiv

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dia n ‎(genitive Dias, plural Dias)

  1. slide (transparent image, to be projected to a screen)

Declension[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Dia in Duden online

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish día, from Proto-Celtic *dēwos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Dia m ‎(genitive )

  1. God
    Dia láidir is máthair mhaith aige.
    God is strong and He has a good mother. (proverb)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • dia ‎(a god)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Dia Dhia nDia
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • 2 día” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “Dia” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • Franz Nikolaus Finck, 1899, Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, 81.
  • "Dia" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dīa

  1. inflection of Dīon:
    1. nominative plural
    2. accusative plural
    3. vocative plural

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish día, from Proto-Celtic *dēwos.

Noun[edit]

Dia m ‎(genitive singular , plural Diathan)

  1. God

Derived terms[edit]