dias

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See also: días and Dias

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

dias n (singular definite diasset, plural indefinite dias)

  1. slide (transparent image, to be projected to a screen; a slide in a computer presentation)

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

diās

  1. accusative feminine plural of dius

References[edit]

  • dias in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • dias”, in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dïas f

  1. pair, couple (used of persons only, whereas déde is used of things)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine ā-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative diasL
Vocative diasL
Accusative diïsN, díïs
Genitive de(i)sseH
Dative diïsL, díïs
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

A dative plural de(i)ssib is also attested.

Descendants[edit]

  • Irish: dís
  • Manx: jees
  • Scottish Gaelic: dithis

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
dïas dïas
pronounced with /ð(ʲ)-/
ndïas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Old Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

dias m pl

  1. plural of dia

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Hyphenation: di‧as

Noun[edit]

dias

  1. plural of dia

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

dias m pl

  1. plural of dia