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Yes. The word diva is a Scrabble US word. The word diva is worth 8 points in Scrabble:

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Yes. The word diva is a Scrabble UK word and has 8 points:

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Valid words made from Diva

You can make 11 words from 'diva' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'diva'

AVID 8DIVA 8

3 letters words from 'diva'

AID 4DIV 7
VIA 6VID 7

2 letters words from 'diva'

AD 3AI 2
DA 3DI 3
ID 3 

All 4 letters words made out of diva

diva idva dvia vdia ivda vida diav idav daiv adiv iadv aidv dvai vdai davi advi vadi avdi ivad viad iavd aivd vaid avid

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word diva. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in diva.

Definitions and meaning of diva

diva

Etymology

From Italian diva (diva, goddess), from Latin dīva (goddess), female of dīvus (divine, divine one; notably a deified mortal).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdiːvə/
  • Rhymes: -iːvə

Noun

diva (plural dive or divas)

  1. Any female celebrity, usually a well known singer or actress. [from the 19th c.]
  2. A person who may be considered or who considers herself (or by extension himself) much more important than others, has high expectations of others and who is extremely demanding and fussy when it comes to personal privileges.

Synonyms

  • (self-important person): prima donna

Derived terms

  • diva-ish
  • divo (a male diva)

Translations

References

  • Webster's Seventh New Collegiate Dictionary, Springfield, Massachusetts, G.&C. Merriam Co., 1967
  • Douglas Harper (2001–2021) , “diva”, in Online Etymology Dictionary

Anagrams

  • AIVD, Adiv, Vida, avid

Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from Italian diva (goddess), from Latin diva, feminine form of divus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈdi.vaː/
  • Hyphenation: di‧va

Noun

diva f (plural diva's, diminutive divaatje n)

  1. A diva.

French

Etymology

From Italian, from Latin, the feminine form of dīvus (divine one; deified mortal)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /di.va/

Noun

diva f (plural divas)

  1. A diva

Further reading

  • “diva” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Anagrams

  • vida

Italian

Etymology

From Latin, the feminine form of divus (divine one; notably deified mortal).

Noun

diva f (plural dive)

  1. (acting) A star (female, especially a singer or actress)
    Synonym: (informal) dea
  2. (poetic) A goddess
    Synonym: dea

Related terms

  • divo (masculine)

Anagrams

  • davi

Latin

Adjective

dīva

  1. nominative feminine singular of dīvus
  2. nominative neuter plural of dīvus
  3. accusative neuter plural of dīvus
  4. vocative feminine singular of dīvus
  5. nominative neuter plural of dīvus

Adjective

dīvā

  1. ablative feminine singular of dīvus

References

  • diva in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • diva in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • diva in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Italian diva.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈdiːʋɑ/ (example of pronunciation)

Noun

diva f (definite singular divaa, indefinite plural divaer, definite plural divaene)

  1. a diva

Inflection

References

  • “diva” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Portuguese

Pronunciation

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒi.va/

Adjective

diva

  1. feminine singular of divo

Noun

diva f (plural divas)

  1. diva
  2. a role model, someone to be looked up to

Related terms

  • deus

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈdiba/, [ˈd̪i.β̞a]

Adjective

diva

  1. feminine singular of divo

Noun

diva f (plural divas, masculine divo, masculine plural divos)

  1. diva

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a distinguished female operatic singer.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)