βάπτισμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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From βαπτίζω (baptízō, to dip in liquid) +‎ -μα (-ma).

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βάπτισμα (báptisma) (genitive βαπτίσματος) n, third declension

  1. baptism.

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 (Frequency comparison: βάπτισμα (váptisma): 93%, βάφτισμα (váftisma): 7%  source: Hellenic National Corpus , May 2010)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek.

Noun[edit]

βάπτισμα (váptisman (plural βαπτίσματα)

  1. (religion) baptism, christening (the sacrament)

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