çarmıh

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Etymology[edit]

From Persian چارمیخ ‎(čârmix).

Noun[edit]

çarmıh ‎(definite accusative çarmıhı, plural çarmıhlar)

  1. cruciform mechanism used for torturing, torture stake
  2. (Christianity) the cross on which Jesus is believed to have died
    Hristiyanlığa göre Mesih çarmıha gerilmiştir.
    According to Christianity, Christ was suspended on the cross.

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