diezmo

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish diezmo, from Latin decimus (tenth).

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diezmo (inanimate)

  1. (Christianity) tithe

Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin decimus (tenth), from decem (ten).

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Noun[edit]

diezmo m (plural diezmos)

  1. tithe
    • c1200: Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 2r. a.
      e abraam a el diol el diez / mo. de todo lo q́ aduzie.
      And Abraham gave him the tithe of all he had wrought.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish diezmo, from Latin decimus (tenth), from decem (ten). Doublet of the borrowed décimo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

diezmo m (plural diezmos)

  1. tithe

Adjective[edit]

diezmo (feminine singular diezma, masculine plural diezmos, feminine plural diezmas)

  1. (archaic) tenth

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