лихва

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Bulgarian[edit]

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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

Russian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

лихва́ ‎(lixváf inan ‎(genitive лихвы́, nominative plural лихвы́)

  1. (dated) interest, profit (still used in expressions)
    отплати́ть с лихво́й‎ ― otplatítʹ s lixvój ― to repay with interest

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *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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