blasphemo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ecclesiastical, from Ancient Greek βλασφημέω (blasphēméō).

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Verb[edit]

present active blasphēmō, present infinitive blasphēmāre (no perfective)

  1. I blaspheme, reproach, revile.
    • 405, Jerome and others, Vulgate, Marcus 3:29
      qui autem blasphemaverit in Spiritum Sanctum non habet remissionem in aeternum sed reus erit aeterni delicti
      But he that shall blaspheme against the Holy Ghost hath never forgiveness, but is in danger of eternal damnation.

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  • First conjugation, but supposedly with no perfective forms (but see quote above).

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