• Diva

    Pronunciation

    • UK IPA: /ˈdiːvə/
    • Rhymes: -iːvə

    Origin

    From Italian diva' “diva, goddess”, from Latin diva “goddess”, female of divus “divine, divine one; notably a deified mortal”.

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    Noun

    diva

    (plural dive or divas)
    1. Any female celebrity, usually a well known singer or actress. from the 19th c.
    2. A person who may be considered or who considers herself (or by extension himself) much more important than others, has high expectations of others and who is extremely demanding and fussy when it comes to personal privileges.

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