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Deus

[dee-uh s, dey-; Latin de-oo s] /ˈdi əs, ˈdeɪ-; Latin ˈdɛ ʊs/
noun
1.
God.
Abbreviation: D.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; < Latin: god, earlier deiuos; cognate with Sanskrit deva, Lithuanian diẽvas, Old Irish día
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Deus

/ˈdeɪʊs/
noun
1.
God
Word Origin
related to Greek Zeus
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deus

n.

"God, a god," see Zeus; c.1300 as a French interjection; never nativized, but appearing in adopted Latin expressions such as deus absconditus "hidden god."

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