noun (plural dieses /-ɪsiːz/)Printing
- The double dagger symbol ‡.More example sentences
- Dante has only one other canzone in which the two major parts of the stanza - before and after the diesis - are both subdivided.
late Middle English: Latin, from Greek diēsis, from diienai 'send through', from dia 'through' + ienai 'send'.
More definitions of diesisDefinition of diesis in:
- The US English dictionary