βάπτισμα

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

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βάπτισμα ‎(báptisman ‎(genitive βαπτίσματος); third declension

  1. baptism.

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

Etymology[edit]

βαπτίζω(vaptízo, to baptise) +‎ -μα(-ma)

Noun[edit]

βάπτισμα ‎(váptisman ‎(plural βαπτίσματα)

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

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