Diana


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Di·an·a

 (dī-ăn′ə)
n. Roman Mythology
The virgin goddess of hunting and childbirth, associated with the moon and identified with the Greek Artemis.

[Middle English, from Latin Diāna; see dyeu- in Indo-European roots.]

Diana

, 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.

Diana

(daɪˈænə)
n
1. (Classical Myth & Legend) the virginal Roman goddess of the hunt and the moon. Greek counterpart: Artemis
2. (Biography) 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

Di•an•a

(daɪˈæn ə)

n.
1. (Lady Diana Spencer), 1961–97, former wife of Charles, Prince of Wales.
2. a Roman goddess associated with forests and childbirth: identified with the Greek goddess Artemis.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Diana - English aristocrat who was the first wife of Prince Charles; her death in an automobile accident in Paris produced intense national mourning (1961-1997)
2.Diana - (Roman mythology) virgin goddess of the hunt and the Moon; counterpart of Greek Artemis
Roman mythology - the mythology of the ancient Romans
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n. complejo de Diana, la adopción de características y conducta masculina por parte de una mujer.
References in classic literature ?
If she doesn't like you it won't matter how much Diana does.
Outside in the garden, which was full of mellow sunset light streaming through the dark old firs to the west of it, stood Anne and Diana, gazing bashfully at each other over a clump of gorgeous tiger lilies.
Oh, Diana," said Anne at last, clasping her hands and speaking almost in a whisper, "oh, do you think you can like me a little--enough to be my bosom friend?
I never heard of but one kind," said Diana doubtfully.
Thanks be, I'm done with geometry, learning or teaching it," said Anne Shirley, a trifle vindictively, as she thumped a somewhat battered volume of Euclid into a big chest of books, banged the lid in triumph, and sat down upon it, looking at Diana Wright across the Green Gables garret, with gray eyes that were like a morning sky.
Avonlea folks knew why Diana had called her Anne, of course, but Avonlea folks were puzzled by the Cordelia.
You always hated geometry," said Diana with a retrospective smile.
Harmon says worry you," said Diana, with the calm assurance of the four-years matron.
Anne knew that Ruby meant that she wanted to tell Anne all about her own recent flirtations, but she promised to go, and Diana offered to go with her.
Do you think we could find all our yesterdays there, Diana -- all our old springs and blossoms?
You'll probably see what she's like before we can get away," said Diana significantly.
Mother sent you this little pot of rhubarb jelly," said Diana pleasantly.