епитимья

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Russian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ἐπιτιμία (epitimía, punishment).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [(j)ɪpʲɪtʲɪˈm⁽ʲ⁾ja]

Noun[edit]

епитимья́ (jepitimʹjáf inan (genitive епитимьи́, nominative plural епитимьи́, genitive plural епитими́й)

  1. (religion) penance, punishment
  2. (colloquial) voluntary renunciation (of something)

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