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Meaning of DIVA

Pronunciation:  'deevâ

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a distinguished female operatic singer; a female operatic star

DIVA is a 4 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: prima donna
 See Also: opera star, operatic star



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Di"va\ (d[=e]"v[.a]), n.; It. pl. {Dive} (d[=e]"v[=a]).
[It., prop. fem. of divo divine, L. divus.]
A prima donna.

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