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My father Philip was an actor and appeared in everything from 'The Onedin Line' to 'Hedda Gabler' with Dame Diana Rigg.
Samantha Bond

Meaning of "Diana" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DIANA

Diana  [daɪˈænə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DIANA

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Diana is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES DIANA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Diana

Diana may refer to: ▪ Diana, ancient Roman goddess of the moon, the hunt, and chastity ▪ Diana, people with the given name Diana, including ▪ Diana, Princess of Wales, first wife of Charles, Prince of Wales...

Definition of Diana in the English dictionary

The definition of Diana in the dictionary is the virginal Roman goddess of the hunt and the moon Greek counterpart: Artemis. Other definition of Diana is title Diana, Princess of Wales, original name Lady Diana Frances Spencer. 1961–97, she married Charles, Prince of Wales, in 1981; they were divorced in 1996: died in a car crash.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DIANA


anna
ˈænə
banner
ˈbænə
goanna
ɡəʊˈænə
Guiana
ɡaɪˈænə
Guyana
ɡaɪˈænə
Hanna
ˈhænə
Hannah
ˈhænə
Indiana
ˌɪndɪˈænə
ipecacuanha
ˌɪpɪˌkækjʊˈænə
joanna
dʒəʊˈænə
Louisiana
luːˌiːzɪˈænə
manner
ˈmænə
manor
ˈmænə
Montana
mɒnˈtænə
planner
ˈplænə
Pollyanna
ˌpɒlɪˈænə
Santayana
ˌsæntɪˈænə
Savannah
səˈvænə
scanner
ˈskænə
tanner
ˈtænə

WORDS THAT END LIKE DIANA

Australiana
British Guiana
damiana
Dutch Guiana
French Guiana
Guadiana
hariana
Juliana
Kiwiana
liana
Ludhiana
Netherlands Guiana
nicotiana
parmigiana
poinciana
royal poinciana
shamiana
siciliana
Sogdiana
Victoriana

Synonyms and antonyms of Diana in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Diana» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DIANA

Find out the translation of Diana to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Diana from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Diana» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

戴安娜
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Diana
570 millions of speakers

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Diana
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

डायना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ديانا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Диана
278 millions of speakers

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Diana
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

দাইঅ্যান্যা
260 millions of speakers

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Diane
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Diana
190 millions of speakers

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Diana
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ダイアナ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

다이아나
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Diana
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Diana
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

டயானா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

डायना
75 millions of speakers

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Diana
70 millions of speakers

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Diana
65 millions of speakers

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Diana
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Діана
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Diana
30 millions of speakers
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Diana
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Diana
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Diana
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Diana
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Diana

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DIANA»

The term «Diana» is very widely used and occupies the 5.444 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DIANA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Diana

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10 QUOTES WITH «DIANA»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Diana.
1
Jane Badler
I did the figure of Diana in V, a cult TV show seen all over the world.
2
Samantha Bond
My father Philip was an actor and appeared in everything from 'The Onedin Line' to 'Hedda Gabler' with Dame Diana Rigg.
3
Lorraine Bracco
My family was blue collar, a middle-class kind of thing. My father was born in Detroit, Italian-American. My mother is English. She acted on the stage with Diana Dors. Her parents were French.
4
Don Cornelius
Who's more important than Diana Ross?
5
John Deacon
I was too shy to go and meet Princess Diana.
6
Cara Delevingne
I really think that it's disgusting that Paris is the only place where it is illegal for paps to follow you around. It actually took someone losing their life - Diana, an inspirational woman - and then it changed, but they still won't change it in London! It's horrible!
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Queen Elizabeth II
First, I want to pay tribute to Diana myself. She was an exceptional and gifted human being. In good times and bad, she never lost her capacity to smile and laugh, nor to inspire others with her warmth and kindness. I admired and respected her - for her energy and commitment to others, and especially for her devotion to her two boys.
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Sarah Ferguson
Diana was one of the quickest wits I knew; nobody made me laugh like her.
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Marguerite Gardiner
The Temple of Diana is in the vicinity of the fountain, which has given rise to the conjecture that it originally constituted a portion of the ancient baths.
10
Dorothy Hamill
I think Princess Diana probably had the most famous haircut, or Farrah Fawcett or Jennifer Aniston.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DIANA»

Discover the use of Diana in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Diana and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Diana: Her True Story in Her Own Words
This new edition of her life story -- which includes Diana's personal recollections in her own words, as well as an account of the events surrounding her death -- poignantly strengthens her hold on our hearts.
Andrew Morton, 2009
2
Diana
Relates the exploits of Diana and her importance in Roman mythology, including her connection to such figures as Actaeon and Orion, and describes the role of myths in the modern world.
Adele Richardson, 2003
3
Diana
Diana is caught between her feelings for David, a handsome French Creole aristocrat, and John, a Kentucky frontiersman who has signed on for the Lewis and Clark expedition.
Mary Francis Shura, 1988
4
After Diana: Irreverent Elegies
A collection of essays analyzing the hype surrounding the death of Princess Diana, and what it says about modern society
Mandy Merck, 1998
5
Diana: The Last Days
This is the authoritative and up-to-date study into the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, which includes unique access to Diana's close friends and bodyguards, French and British detectives who probed the crash, and the official French ...
Martyn Gregory, 2010
6
Princess Diana: The Hidden Evidence
The staggering new evidence contained in this book offers the most persuasive argument yet that British and US intelligence acted jointly to assassinate Diana, Princess of Wales.
Jon King, John Beveridge, 2001
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Diana: Story of a Princess
further from her mind,' said a friend of Diana's. Unfortunately Carling was spotted entering Kensington Palace, and on 24 September the paper returned to its theme, 'Will and Di at it again'. The Mail ran two parallel articles with Paul Johnson ...
Tim Clayton, Phil Craig, 2013
8
Hearing the Other Side: Deliberative Versus Participatory ...
This study examines how people interact with those whose political views differ from their own in the context of the contemporary United States.
Diana C. Mutz, 2006
9
Apple Pro Training Series: Final Cut Pro 7
The book covers Final Cut Pro’s exciting new features, including iChat Theater support, the redesigned speed tools, and sharing projects on a Blu-ray disc. ¿Lesson and media files available for download for over 40 hours of training ...
Diana Weynand, 2009
10
From Artemis to Diana: The Goddess of Man and Beast
Text in English & German. This book contains 19 articles dealing with various aspects of the Greek goddess Artemis and the Roman goddess Diana.
Tobias Fischer-Hansen, Birte Poulsen, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DIANA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Diana is used in the context of the following news items.
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Catherine Zeta-Jones comforts Michael Douglas after mother Diana
It's been a tough week for Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones, as the Behind The Candelabra star's mother, actress Diana Dill, passed ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
2
Diana boxship extended -Tradewindsnews.com
Diana boxship extended. Diana Containerships has seen one of its charter agreements extended by German owner Hapag-Lloyd. Diana's ... «TradeWinds, Jul 15»
3
Diana Frahm - Quad-City Times
LONG GROVE — Diana L. Frahm, 75, of Long Grove died July 2, 2015, at University Hospitals, Iowa City. God, in his grace, took her within ... «Quad City Times, Jul 15»
4
Stop! In the name of Diana Ross. The diva returns - LA Times
Diana Ross' nine-date engagement at the Venetian in April was so popular that the diva is ready to return for another nine nights in November. «Los Angeles Times, Jul 15»
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Anthony police chief Diana Mejia claims sexual discrimination as the …
LAS CRUCES >> Diana Mejia, who has been police chief for the city of Anthony the past 18 months, has been fired from her job. Mejia said she ... «Deming Headlight, Jul 15»
6
Director at 1 of Princess Diana's favourite charities Turning Point to …
A director at one of Princess Diana's favourite charities has been awarded a six-figure payout after her boss nicknamed her 'Looney Tunes' and ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
7
Princess Charlotte Christening Evokes Memories Of Her …
The day belonged to the little princess, but the inspiration was Diana, Princess of Wales. The venue, the godparents and even the music for the ... «International Business Times, Jul 15»
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Brittney Griner Finds Diana Taurasi At The Gym - ESPN.com
As has been well documented since she announced it in February, Diana Taurasi is currently sitting out the WNBA season at the request of her ... «ESPN, Jul 15»
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Strip Scribbles: Diana Ross returning to L.V., Kanye West, Olivia …
Back by popular demand, the legendary Diana Ross once again takes the stage and returns to the Venetian Theater for another residency in ... «Las Vegas Sun, Jul 15»
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Adopt a Teacher: Diana Murphy, Carencro Middle - The Advertiser
Teacher: Diana Murphy. School: Carencro Middle. Grade/Subject: 8th grade math. From the Teacher: I have been teaching 30plus years . «The Daily Advertiser, Jul 15»

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