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Definition of the noun diva

What does diva mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: divas

  1. a distinguished female operatic singer; a female operatic star
    • example: Gossip that the diva had gotten married was spreading.
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • synonym of diva: prima donna
    • more generic terms: opera star / operatic star = singer of lead role in an opera

Alternative definition of the noun diva

noun

  1. Any female celebrity, usually a well known singer or actress.
  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.

Groups

  1. Diva is a sub-unit of the all-female Japanese pop group AKB48. Formed in 2011, the group is scheduled to disband in 2014. The name was stylized as DIVA for the final releases.
  2. Diva was a popular three-member Hip-Hop girl group in South Korea that debuted in 1997 and disbanded in 2005. They were primarily created and produced by Roo'ra member Chae Ri-na but left the group in 1999. Their debut album Funky Diva was popular in South Korea due to its newly created style for girl groups debuting in Korea.
    • also known as 디바
    • members:
      • Chae Ri-na (Vocals) between and (2 years)
      • Jiny (Vocals) between and (8 years)
      • Vicky (Vocals) between and (8 years)
      • Lee Kyung Min (Vocals) between and (6 years)
    • genres: Pop music, K-pop
    • albums: "Millennium", "Funky Diva", "Snappy Diva's Second Album"
  3. Diva is a musical group.
    • album: "Ecos de Outono"
  4. Diva is a musical group.
    • album: "The Sun Always Shines on TV"

There are other groups with in their name, like 3 Diva, La Diva, Def.Diva, Garage diva, Diva Scarlet, Viva La Diva, Diva Destruction, Fierce Ruling Diva, Diva Noctua Entropia and The DIVA Jazz Orchestra.

People

  1. DiVA a.k.a. Sayaka Akimoto, is a Japanese idol singer, dancer, actress, television host, and model. She is best known as being a member of the Japanese idol girl group AKB48, where she had served as the captain of Team K and has also been involved in the AKB48 sub-unit Diva.
  2. Diva a.k.a. Emina Jahović Sandal is a Serbian Bosniak singer-songwriter, model, and actress. She holds Serbian and Turkish dual citizenship. Born and raised in Novi Pazar, she primarily studied at the Mokranjac Music School and briefly attended Braća Karić University's Faculty of Management in Belgrade. Her brother is Mirsad Türkcan. She is married to Mustafa Sandal, a leading pop star from Turkey.
  3. Diva a.k.a. Bülent Ersoy is a Turkish trans woman celebrity and popular singer of Ottoman classical music. Over the years, Ersoy has become a symbol for the increased tolerance for LGBT figures in Turkey.
  4. Diva a.k.a. Jillian Reynolds: Jillian Barberie Reynolds, best known by her former name Jillian Barberie, is a Canadian actress, television hostess, known for appearances on Fox Sports as the weatherperson on Fox NFL Sunday in the early to mid-2000s.
  5. Diva a.k.a. Therese Alshammar: Malin Therese Alshammar is a Swedish swimmer who has won three Olympic medals, 25 World Championship medals, and 43 European Championship medals. Standing at 1.80 m, she is a specialist in short distances races in freestyle and butterfly. She is coached by former Swedish swimmer Johan Wallberg.
  6. Diva a.k.a. Diva Zappa: Diva Muffin Zappa is an American artist, also known for several acting roles in film and television, as well as recording a one-off comedy single. She is the youngest child of musician Frank Zappa.
  7. Diva a.k.a. Amanda Diva: Amanda Seales is an actress.
  8. Diva a.k.a. Michael Di Venuto: Michael James Di Venuto is a former Australian cricketer of Italian descent who played first-class cricket for Tasmanian Tigers and One Day Internationals for Australia.
  9. Diva is an actress.

There are other people with in their name, like Pop diva, Diva Gray, Diva West, Diva Mamen, Diva Smith, Diva Tyler, Viola Diva, Diva Kunder, Diva Medrek and many others.

Music

  1. "Diva" is a song by American singer Beyoncé. The song was written and produced by Shondrae "Bangladesh" Crawford, Sean Garrett, and Knowles for her third studio album, I Am... Sasha Fierce. It was released as the album's third overall single in the United States alongside the third international single "Halo". "Diva" is an R&B song, which is set in a hip hop groove, and carries a stuttering beat. Its lyrics deliver messages of independence and female empowerment. The song boasts a beat and a bassline similar to those of another Bangladesh 2008 production, "A Milli" by American rapper, Lil Wayne; critics coined "Diva" as a "female companion" to the latter.
  2. "Diva" is the debut solo album by the Scottish singer-songwriter Annie Lennox, released in 1992. The album entered the UK album chart at no.1 and has since sold over 1.2 million copies in the UK alone, being certified quadruple platinum. It was also a success in the U.S. where it was a top 30 hit and has been certified double platinum. Diva won Album of the Year at the 1993 Brit Awards, and was nominated for Album of the Year at the Grammy Awards the same year.
    • also known as Diva (album), Diva (Annie Lennox)
    • genres: Pop music, Adult album alternative, Soul music
    • released on (22 years ago)
    • some of the awards:
        • Grammy Award for Album of the Year nomination for Annie Lennox
        • Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance nomination for Annie Lennox
        • Brit Award for MasterCard British Album of the Year nomination for Annie Lennox
        • Brit Award for MasterCard British Album of the Year, received by Annie Lennox
  3. "Diva" was the winning song of the Eurovision Song Contest 1998 performed in Hebrew by Dana International representing Israel. The music was composed by Tzvika Pick, and the lyrics by Yoav Ginai. It totalled 172 points in the polling.
  4. "Diva" is the third studio album by Puerto Rican reggaetón recording artist Ivy Queen. It was released on August 23, 2003 and independently distributed by Real Music Group after being dropped from Sony Discos. The recording followed her two previous studio albums which were commercially unsuccessful and a hiatus from her musical career beginning in 1999. It featured collaborations with Latin hip hop artists including Mexicano 777, Bimbo and K-7 while the album's production was handled by a variety of musical producers; Luny Tunes, DJ Nelson, Noriega, and Iván Joy were enlisted, while DJ Adam produced a majority of the tracks. Lyrically, the album explored female empowerment, infidelity, heartbreak and love with "a veritable compendium of her artistic passion, femininity, and culture". The musical styles of the recording alternate between reggaetón and hip-hop while Queen experiments with R&B and pop balladry.
  5. "Diva" is an electro dance song by South Korean girl group After School. The song was released on 9 April 2009 as a digital single and later added on the group's second single album "Because of You" The song is the first release including Uee and last release including Soyoung, who withdrew from the group to become an actress. A Japanese version of the song will serve as the group's second Japanese single and was released on 23 November 2011. The single comes with a Japanese new song called "Ready to Love".
  6. "Diva" is a musical album of Vladimir Cosma, soundtrack.
    • also known as Diva Soundtrack, DIVA Original Soundtrack
    • released in (34 years ago)
  7. "DIVA" is a musical album of Akina Nakamori.
    • released on (5 years ago)
  8. "Diva" is the tenth studio album by Serbian singer Jelena Karleuša. It was released on 11 June 2012 by City Records.
  9. "Diva" is the debut studio album by the American grunge band My Sister's Machine.
  10. "Diva" is a song by Norwegian Hip-Hop, Rap duo Cir.Cuz from their debut studio album Alt I Sin Tid. It was released on 17 October 2011 as a digital download in Norway. The song has peaked to number 20 on the Norwegian Singles Chart.
  11. "Diva" is a musical album of Paloma San Basilio.
    • also known as Diva (Disc 2)
    • released in (7 years ago)
  12. "Diva" is a 2009 single by After School.
  13. "Diva" is a musical single of Dana International.
    • released on (16 years ago)
  14. "Diva" is a musical album of Heavenwood.
    • released on (18 years ago)
  15. "DIVA" is a composition, cataloged instance.
  16. "Diva" is a 2006 studio album by Azis.
    • released in (9 years ago)
  17. "Diva" is a musical single of Glee Cast.
    • released on
  18. "Diva" is a musical single of Cir.Cuz.
    • released on
  19. "DIVA" is a musical album of Diva.
    • released on
  20. "Diva" is a composition, cataloged instance.
  21. "Diva" is a musical album of Montserrat Caballé & Montserrat Cabelle.
    • released in (20 years ago)
  22. "Diva" is a 2000 compilation album by Ajda Pekkan.
    • released on (14 years ago)
  23. "Diva" is a musical album of Angela Gheorghiu.
    • released on (10 years ago)
  24. "DIVA" is a musical single of ART-SCHOOL.
    • released on (12 years ago)
  25. "Diva" is a musical single of Sebo K.
    • released on (6 years ago)
  26. "Diva" is a cataloged instance, composition.

Writings

  1. "Diva" by Daniel Odier is a crime novel set in Paris. It was adapted into a major motion picture of the same name.
    • also known as Diva: a Novel
    • language: French
    • genre: Crime Fiction
  2. "Diva" is a novel written by the Brazilian writer José de Alencar. It was first published in 1864.
    • released in (151 years ago)
  3. "Diva" is a book written by Rafael Campo.
    • genre: Poetry
    • released in (16 years ago)
    • award:
      • National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry nomination for Rafael Campo
      • Lambda Literary Award for Gay Men's Poetry nomination for Rafael Campo
  4. "Diva" is a book written by Monika Fagerholm.
    • language: Swedish Language
    • released in (17 years ago)
    • award: - Nordic Council's Literature Prize (Finland) nomination for Monika Fagerholm

Films

  1. "Diva" a.k.a. "Burlesque" is a 2010 drama film written Steven Antin, Susannah Grant and Keith Merryman and directed by Steve Antin.
  2. "Diva" is a 1981 French thriller film directed by Jean-Jacques Beineix, adapted from the novel Diva by Daniel Odier. It is one of the first French films to let go of the realist mood of 1970s French cinema and return to a colourful, melodic style, later described as cinéma du look.
  3. Diva is a Philippine musical comedy-drama television series, developed by Don Michael Perez and directed by Dominic Zapata. The series premiered on March 1, 2010 on GMA Network, starring Regine Velasquez, Rufa Mae Quinto, Mark Anthony Fernandez, TJ Trinidad and Glaiza de Castro.
  4. "Diva" is a 2012 drama film written and directed by Heiward Mak.
  5. "Diva" is a 2007 Malaysian film that was jointly produced by Nusantara Films, a subsidiary of Astro Shaw, and the independent film production house Tarantella Pictures. It was directed by Sharad Sharan, an Indian citizen working in Indonesia, and with music composed by Mithoon Sharma, an Indian citizen. Diva had a cast composed of Indonesians and Malaysians. The film was produced at a cost of 3.5 million rupiahs. It had a simultaneous release scheduled for June 2007 in Brunei, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore. The screening was scheduled to begin on June 28 of that year.

Character

Diva is a fictional character appearing in the comic books published by Wildstorm. She is a member of StormWatch.

Business

Diva was a British manufacturer of sports cars from 1961 to 1966. It was a subsidiary of the Tunex Conversions Co set up by Don Sim in Camberwell, London, but in 1966 Diva Cars Limited became its registered name. In 1967, after car production ceased, the name changed again to Skodek Engineering.

Miscellanea

  1. Diva: A diva is a celebrated female singer; a woman of outstanding talent in the world of opera, and by extension in theatre, cinema and popular music. The meaning of diva is closely related to that of prima donna.
  2. Diva Universal Asia is an Asian cable and satellite television channel owned and operated by Universal Networks International. It has been available on most subscription television cable and Satellite platforms in East Asia since 1 October 2003.
  3. Diva is a leading lesbian magazine in the United Kingdom. It was launched in 1994 by Millivres Prowler Group Ltd., who also produce Gay Times. The current editor is Jane Czyzselska, who was promoted to the position in 2004. It includes many articles dedicated to lesbian and bisexual social issues, and candid interviews with gay icons and prominent lesbians alike. The magazine is circulated monthly. In November 2008, DIVA was published under the name "The Souvenir Issue" for the purpose of celebrating the 150th issue by including the cover pages of every DIVA magazine that had been published since April 1994. DIVA has a dating website which was launched in 2013.
  4. Diva a.k.a. ftsA is a gene.

Phrases with Diva

  1. Diva-Ish
  2. Aneipo Diva
  3. Colias Diva
  4. Delias Diva
  5. Divana Diva
  6. Dupatya Diva
  7. Glycera Diva
  8. Gorgyra Diva
  9. Necyria Diva
  10. Tortyra Diva
  11. Cophella Diva
  12. Annaphila Diva
  13. Emertonia Diva
  14. Mylothris Diva
  15. Utetheisa Diva
  16. Dichomeris Diva
  17. Heliconius Diva
  18. Amphionycha Diva
  19. Bathysciola Diva
  20. Dicranomyia Diva

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Google previewKnow And Grow With Derek 7 (2007)

by O' Brien Derek

J y ln music, a diva is a top female opera singer. A pop diva is a singer of contemporary and popular music lCNOW WITH DEREr < The Grammy Awards is the music equivalent of the Oscars. < Rhythm & Blues singer Aretha Franklin has won ...

Google previewValencia Land of Wine (2007)

A Winemaker's Selection by Joan C. Martín

Casta Diva is the polar opposite: dense, intensely aromatic and sweet. Gastronomes identified its ideal accompaniment: foie gras, as with the great sweet Bordeaux wines from the left bank of the Garonne (Sauternes, Barsac, Cadillac).

Google previewThe Player Bookazine Issue 21 (2012)

by The Player

Casta Diva is the former villa of famed Italian opera singer Guiditta Pasta, only five kilometres from the famous town of Como...

Casta Diva is a place of excellence and exclusivity, perfect for a private vacation by the lake anytime of the year.

Google previewNeuroinformatics for Neuropsychology (2009)

by Vinoth Jagaroo

DIVA is a computationally defined neural network model of speech production and acquisition (SPA). The model describes an adaptive network for acoustic, somatosensory, and motor components of speech. It takes into account numerous ...

Google previewRoger Ebert's Four Star Reviews--1967-2007 (2009)

by Roger Ebert

The opening shots inform us with authority that Diva is the work of a director with an enormous gift for creating visual images.

Google preview40 Rules To Being A True Diva (2014)

by Jamila W. Harris

"A diva is a state of mind; it is an attitude; it is a female who is strong, confident, and sure.

Google previewThe Femme Fatale: Images, Histories, Contexts (2010)

by H. Hanson, C. O'Rawe

The diva is a figure whose origins are located in the received repertory of images and themes from decadent novels and the Italian silent cinema. But, while it is possible to trace the origins of the phenomenon of 'divismo' in Italian cinematic ...

Google previewAdvances in Automation and Robotics, Vol.2 (2011)

Selected papers from the 2011 International Conference on Automation and Robotics (ICAR 2011), Dubai, December 1-2, 2011 by Gary Lee

DIVA is a mathematical model of the processes behind speech acquisition and production, it is also an adaptive neural network that learns to control movements of a simulated vocal tract in order to produce words, syllables or phonemes [1][2].

Google previewScreened Out (2003)

Playing Gay in Hollywood from Edison to Stonewall by Richard Barrios

Diva is a good one from more recent times, for by the end of the 1990s it had lost most of the excitement of its predominantly gay magic; forget connotations of opera, immortality, talent, or sublime outrageousness — it had been reduced to ...

Google previewStar Struck: An Encyclopedia of Celebrity Culture (2010)

by Sam Riley

The diva has ''attitude'' and a demanding manner that ...

Google previewDictionary of Toys and Games in American Popular Culture (2013)

by Frank Hoffmann, Frederick J Augustyn, Jr, Martin J Manning

Diva Starz: Mattel's 2002 line of “with-it” fashion dolls have the contemporary names Alexa, Miranda, Nikki, Summer, and Tia. All Diva Starz are eleven inches in height. They sport glow-in-the-dark outfits, chunky shoes, and often toy beepers ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Social Movement Media (2011)

by John D. H. Downing

DIVA TV (Damned Interfering Video Activist Television), founded in 1989 during the height of the U.S. AIDS activist movement, is a videodocumenting affinity group of ACT UP (the AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power). ACT UP is a diverse, ...

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I think the diva is kind of a cliche. My definition of a diva is somebody whose talent does not match what they're trying to play, so all this temperament comes out. (Glenn Close)
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