Jupiter, the Roman god
Origin of Jovefrom Classical Latin Jovis (used as genitive of Juppiter, Jupiter) from Old Latin Jovis (gen. Jovis) from Indo-European an unverified form diwes, genitive of an unverified form dy?us (from source Classical Greek Zeus) from base an unverified form dei-, to gleam, shine from source deity
an exclamation used to express astonishment, emphasis, etc.
Origin of JoveMiddle English from Archaic Latin Iovis or from Latin Iov- stem of Iuppiter ; see dyeu- in Indo-European roots.
- (Roman mythology) Jupiter, god of the sky.
From Iove, ablative of Iovis.