лихва

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Bulgarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ли́хва (líhvaf

  1. (finance) interest (the price paid for obtaining, or price received for providing, money or goods in a credit transaction, calculated as a fraction of the amount or value of what was borrowed)

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Old Church Slavonic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Gothic 𐌻𐌴𐌹𐍈𐌰 (leiƕa).

Noun[edit]

лихва (lixvaf

  1. interest

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Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

лихва́ (lixváf inan

  1. (dated) interest, profit (still used in expressions)
    отплати́ть с лихво́йto repay with interest

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic [script needed] (lixva) (Russian лихва́ (lixvá), Polish lichwa).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lîxʋa/
  • Hyphenation: лих‧ва

Noun[edit]

ли̏хва f (Latin spelling lȉhva)

  1. usury

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