- a feminine name: dim. Di; Fr. Diane
- Rom. Myth. the virgin goddess of the moon and of hunting: identified with the Greek Artemis
Origin: ML < L < *Diviana < divus, dius, divine: see deity
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noun Roman Mythology
Origin: Middle English, from Latin Diāna; see dyeu- in Indo-European roots.
, Princess of Wales. Title of Lady Diana Frances Spencer. 1961-1997.