dios

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See also: Dios and dios-

Asturian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin deus.

Interjection[edit]

dios

  1. God! oh my God!

Noun[edit]

dios m (plural dioses)

  1. god

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

diōs

  1. accusative masculine plural of dius

Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin deus, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *deywós.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dios m (plural dioses)

  1. god, deity
    • c. 1200: Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 50r. a.
      Seńor dios de iſrl' no a tal / dios en los cielos cuemo tu ní de yuſo en la tierra […]
      Lord, God of Israel, there is no god like you in the heavens or on earth […]

Descendants[edit]

  • Ladino: dio (Latin spelling)
  • Spanish: dios

Proper noun[edit]

dios m

  1. God, the Judeo-Christian god
    • c. 1200: Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 1r. a.
      [R] / emont por la gracia de dios. arço / biſpo de Toledo. a don alemeric. arçi / diano de antiochia […]
      Remont, by the grace of God, archbishop of Toledo, to don Almeric, archdeacon of Antioch […]
    • Idem, f. 1r. b.
      El to clerigo almerich. a / Rçidiano de antiochẏa. réde gŕas / adios & atẏ.
      Your cleric Almerich, archdeacon of Antioch, gives thanks to God and to you.

Descendants[edit]

  • Ladino: Dio (Latin spelling)
  • Spanish: Dios

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish dios (cf. Ladino dio), from Latin deus (god, deity), unusual in that it was derived from the nominative instead of the accusative (deum), possibly as a partially borrowed term from Ecclesiastical Latin, ultimately from Old Latin deivos (god, deity), from Proto-Italic *deiwos (god, deity), from Proto-Indo-European *deywós (god, deity), from *dyew- (sky, heaven).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dios m (plural dioses, feminine diosa, feminine plural diosas)

  1. god

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