dievas

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Lithuanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *deiwas (compare Latvian dievs, Old Prussian dēiwas, Proto-Slavic *divъ), from Proto-Indo-European *deywós. Cognate to Latin deus and Sanskrit देव(devá).

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Noun[edit]

diẽvas m ‎(plural dievaĩ, feminine deĩvė) stress pattern 4

  1. (religion, mythology) a god

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Northern Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Related to Inari Sami tievâs.

Adjective[edit]

dievas ‎(comparative dievvasit, superlative dievvaseamos)

  1. full

Inflection[edit]

Odd, vv-v gradation
Attributive dievas
Nominative dievas
Genitive dievvasa
Attributive dievas
singular plural
Nominative dievas dievvasat
Genitive dievvasa dievvasiid
Accusative dievvasa dievvasiid
Illative dievvasii dievvasiidda
Locative dievvasis dievvasiin
Comitative dievvasiin dievvasiiguin
Essive dievasin

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