diesis

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δίεσις (díesis, sending through, the smallest interval in the scale).

Noun[edit]

diesis (plural dieses)

  1. (music) Any of several intervals, smaller than a tone, in ancient Greek music.
  2. The double dagger sign ().

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /diˈɛ.zis/, /ˈdjɛ.zis/

Noun[edit]

diesis m (invariable)

  1. (music) sharp

Adjective[edit]

diesis (invariable)

  1. (music) sharp

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