- a feminine name: dim. Di; Fr. Diane
- Rom. Myth. the virgin goddess of the moon and of hunting: identified with the Greek Artemis
Origin of DianaMedieval Latin ; from Classical Latin ; from an unverified form Diviana ; from divus, dius, divine: see deity
, Princess of Wales. Title of Lady Diana Frances Spencer. 1961–1997.
British consort of Charles, Prince of Wales, from 1981 until their divorce in 1996.
The virgin goddess of hunting and childbirth, associated with the moon and identified with the Greek Artemis.
Origin of DianaMiddle English, from Latin Di&amacron;na; see dyeu- in Indo-European roots.
OriginSee also: Diāna