ETYM Latin differens, -entis, p. pr. of differre: cf. French différent.
1. Differing from all others; not ordinary.
2. Distinct or separate.
3. Unlike in nature or quality or form or degree.
ETYM French divers, Latin diversus turned in different directions, different, p. p. of divertere. Related to Divert, Diverse.
Many and different; SYN. diverse.