Original Word: diav (preposition)
Strong's Definition: a primary preposition denoting the channel of an act; through (in very wide applications, local, causal, or occasional)
Translated As: after, always, among, at, to avoid, because of (that), briefly, by, for (cause) ... fore, from, in, by occasion of, of, by reason of, for sake, that, thereby, therefore, ? though, through(-out), to, wherefore, with (-in). In composition it retains the same general importance.
IPD Definition:
  1. through
    1. of place
      1. with
      2. in
    2. of time
      1. throughout
      2. during
    3. of means
      1. by
      2. by the means of
  2. through
    1. the ground or reason by which something is or is not done
      1. by reason of
      2. on account of
      3. because of for this reason
      4. therefore
      5. on this account
Transliteration: dia
Phonetics: dee-ah'