Dieu etymology


French word dieu comes from Latin habuistis, Latin ex, e (A name of the letter X. (+ ablative) out of, from.), Proto-Indo-European *dyeu-, Proto-Indo-European *dī-

Etymology of dieu

Detailed word origin of dieu

Dictionary entry Language Definition
habuistis Latin (lat)
ex, e Latin (lat) A name of the letter X. (+ ablative) out of, from.
*dyeu- Proto-Indo-European (ine)
*dī- Proto-Indo-European (ine)
de- Latin (lat) De-.
*deywós Proto-Indo-European (ine) God.
debeo Latin (lat) To be bound, in duty bound to do something; "I ought", "I must", "I should". To have or keep from some one. To owe something, to be under obligation to and for something.
*deiwos Proto-Italic (itc-pro) God, deity.
devoir Old French (fro) (modal) to have to; must. To owe Debt.
deiuos Old Latin (itc-ola)
*dẹ̄vos Latin (lat)
Deus Latin (lat) God (in a Judeo-Christian context).
deu Old French (fro)
dieu French (fr) A god, male divinity.

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