ascétique

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ecclesiastical Latin ascēticus, itself a borrowing from Ancient Greek ἀσκητικός (askētikós). Synchronically analysable as ascète +‎ -ique.

Adjective[edit]

ascétique (plural ascétiques)

  1. ascetic

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