Name DIE

Between 1909 and 2022 there were 22 births of Die in the countries below, which represents an average of 0 birth of children bearing the first name Die per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 0 birth.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Die   
In Italiano Nome Die   
Available variant : Dié

Information about the first name Die

The first name Die has been assigned to:
4.55% to boys
95.45% to girls
The country where the first name Die is the most common is:
IT Italy
This first name is on trend: Female
This first name has 3 letters including 2 vowels and 1 consonant

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Origin and meaning of name Die

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English deyen, from Old English dīeġan and Old Norse deyja, both from Proto-Germanic *dawjaną (“to die”). Displaced Old English sweltan, whence Modern English swelt.
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English dee, from Old French de (Modern French dé), from Latin datum, from datus (“given”), the past participle of dō (“to give”), from Proto-Indo-European *deh₃- (“to lay out, to spread out”). Doublet of datum.
Etymology src :
  • Variant spelling.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • die (plural dice or (nonstandard) dies)
  • An isohedral polyhedron, usually a cube, with numbers or symbols on each side and used in games of chance.
  • (obsolete) That which is, or might be, determined, by a throw of the die; hazard; chance.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • die (plural dies)
  • Obsolete spelling of dye
Alternative forms src :
  • dye (obsolete)
Anagrams src :
  • 'Eid, 'eid, -ide, DEI, EDI, EID, Eid, IDE, IED, Ide, eid, ide
Pronunciation src :
  • enPR: dī, IPA(key): /daɪ/
  • Rhymes: -aɪ
  • Homophones: dye, Di, Dai, daye
Verb src :
  • die (imperative di, present tense dier, passive dies, simple past and past participle dia or diet, present participle diende)
  • to suck, suckle (of a baby on the breast)
  • to breastfeed, nurse (of a mother with her baby)
Etymology src :
  • From Dutch die, which is used only as a demonstrative in Dutch. The replacement of the article de with stronger die is also common in Surinamese Dutch and among non-native speakers of Dutch.
Alternative forms src :
  • di (obsolete)
Pronoun src :
  • die
  • this one, these; that one, those;
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /di/
  • IPA(key): /‿i/ (article only; contracted form, particularly after prepositions and conjunctions)
Pronoun (Usage notes) src :
  • The demonstrative pronoun (“this/these”, “that/those”) is usually spelt dié in order to distinguish it from the definite article.
Middle Dutch
Etymology src :
  • From Old Dutch thie, thia, from Proto-Germanic *sa.
Etymology src :
  • From Old Dutch thīo, from Proto-Germanic *þeuhą.
Etymology (Article) src :
  • die
  • the; definite article.
Etymology (Determiner) src :
  • die
  • that, those
  • who, which, that
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /diə/, /di/
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • dië f or n
  • thigh
Noun src :
  • die (plural dies)
  • A day.
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • De die in die (“From day to day”)
  • Un die (“One day, sometime”)
  • Le die sequente (“The next day, the following day”)
RO Romanian
Interjection src :
  • die
  • Alternative form of di
Noun src :
  • diē m or f
  • ablative singular of diēs (“day”)
Pronunciation src :
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈdi.eː/, [ˈd̪ieː]
  • (modern Italianate Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈdi.e/, [ˈd̪iːe]
IT Italian
Etymology src :
  • From Latin diēs, back-formed from the accusative diem (whose vowel was once long), from Proto-Italic *djēm, from Proto-Indo-European *dyew- (“heaven, sky; to shine”).
Anagrams src :
  • -ide, dei, dèi
Noun src :
  • die m (invariable)
  • (obsolete) Alternative form of dì
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈdi.e/
  • Rhymes: -ie
  • Hyphenation: dì‧e
NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • From Middle Dutch die, a merger of Old Dutch thie, thē, thia, thiu and similar forms of the demonstrative. As in Old High German ther, der it replaced the original masculine and feminine nominative forms from Proto-Germanic *sa.
Determiner src :
  • die
  • that (masculine, feminine); referring to a thing or a person further away.
  • die boom
  • that tree
  • die vrouw
  • that woman
  • those (plural); referring to things or people further away.
  • die vensters
  • those windows
  • (Suriname, colloquial) a certain, a particular; some; this; referring to a thing or a person invisible or unknown to the audience.
Pronoun src :
  • die m or f or pl
  • (relative) who, whom, which, that
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /di/
  • Hyphenation: die
  • Rhymes: -i
Determiner (Descendants) src :
  • Afrikaans: die
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: dida
  • Jersey Dutch: dî
  • Negerhollands: die, di, i, dida, da die
DK Danish
Etymology src :
  • From Old Danish di, from Old Norse *día, from Proto-Germanic *dijōną, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁(y)- (“to suck, suckle”).
  • Cognate with Latin fellō, Sanskrit धयति (dhayati, “to suck”). Compare causative dægge, Gothic 𐌳𐌰𐌳𐌳𐌾𐌰𐌽 (daddjan, “suckle”).
  • The noun is derived from the verb.
Noun src :
  • die c
  • breast milk, mother's milk, when sucked from the breast
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /diːə/, [ˈd̥iːə]
Verb src :
  • die (imperative di, infinitive at die, present tense dier, past tense diede, perfect tense har diet)
  • to suckle
Noun (Usage notes) src :
  • Only used in the set phrase "give die".
DE German
Anagrams src :
  • Eid
Pronoun src :
  • die (relative or demonstrative)
  • inflection of der:
  • nominative/accusative singular feminine
  • nominative/accusative plural
  • (in a subordinate clause as a relative pronoun) that; which; who; whom; whose
  • Ich kenne eine Frau, die das kann. ― I know a woman who can do that.
  • (as a demonstrative pronoun) this one; that one; these ones; those ones; she; her; it; they; them
  • die da ― that one/she/they there
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /diː/ (stressed)
  • IPA(key): /dɪ/ (unstressed)
  • Rhymes: -iː
Pronoun (Usage notes) src :
  • In a subordinate clause, die indicates a person or thing referenced in the main clause. It is used with plural or feminine singular antecedents.
NO Norwegian Nynorsk
Verb src :
  • die (present tense diar, past tense dia, past participle dia, passive infinitive diast, present participle diande, imperative die/di)
  • to suck, suckle (of a baby on the breast)
  • to breastfeed, nurse (of a mother with her baby)
Verb (Alternative forms) src :
NO Norwegian Bokmål
Etymology src :
  • Probably from Danish die, from Old Danish di, from Germanic *dijana-, *dejana-

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Births with the first name Die
1999 - 2021
1909 - 2021
2000 - 2022
1985 - 2022

Comments on the name Die

Personalities with the first name Die

There is 0 personality with the first name Die

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Die

There are 27 actors and actresses with the first name Die
Die Czar
Die Vier Sunnies
Die Schapar Dancers
Die Pallas Girls
Die Monacos
Die Salzburger Hirtenbuben
Die So Fluid
Die Drei Peheiros
Die Männer Der Bergrettung Kitzbühel
Die Roten Teufel Der Skischule Kitzbühel
Die Schuhplattlergruppe Aus Fieberbrunn
Die Gesangsgruppe Der Stangl-Wirtin In Going
Die Kleine Tierschau
Die Bulgarin
Die Sängerknaben Vom Wienerwald
Die Sunnies
Die Bob Gerry Truppe
Die Musikbox-Ern
Die Kernser Singbuben
Die Lustigen Kernbuam
Die Burgenländische Volkstanzgruppe Aus Eisenstadt
Die Münchner Chorbuben
Die Vier Admirals
Die Prinzen
Die Parkers
Die Guerrero
Die Geschwister Fahrnberger

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