noun (pl=dive, pl2=divas)
Translations: Etymology: From divaItalian, diva ("diva, goddess"), from Latin divaLatin, diva ("goddess"), female of divus ("divine, divine one").
- prima donna, the principal female singer of an opera company, or opera star.
- A principal female in some other field, e.g. a prima ballerina.
- Any female celebrity, usually a well known pop singer.
- A person who considers herself (or by extension himself) much more important than others, has high expectations of others and becomes angry when their standards or demands are not met.
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