diode etymology

English word diode comes from English -ode (Way, path.), English di-

Detailed word origin of diode

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ode English (eng) Way, path.
di- English (eng) (uncommon) Alternative form of dis-. Two, twice, or double A form of dia- before a vowel.
diode English (eng) (electronics) An electronic device that allows current to flow in one direction only; used chiefly as a rectifier.

Words with the same origin as diode

Descendants of -ode
LED OLED dynode ergodic ergodic theory heptode optode photodiode sarcode zincode
Descendants of di-
benzodiazepine diallylic diaryl diasterane diazepam dicadmium dichromic acid didendron diepoxy diester diethyl difunctional digirth dilithium dimethyl dimorph diniobium dioxide dipetalous dipyridine discandium dizygous morphine diglucuronide radon difluoride