pekema

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

peko (sin) +‎ -ema

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [pekˈema]
  • Rhymes: -ema
  • Hyphenation: pek‧e‧ma

Adjective[edit]

pekema (accusative singular pekeman, plural pekemaj, accusative plural pekemajn)

  1. sinning, wicked.
    2002, Gerrit Berveling, transl., La Sankta Biblio[1], Germana Esperanto-Asocio, I Makabeoj 1:10:
    Devenis de ili markoto pekema, Antioĥo Epifanes, filo de reĝo Antioĥo, kiu estis ostaĝo en Romo.
    And there came out of them a wicked root Antiochus surnamed Epiphanes, son of Antiochus the king, who had been an hostage at Rome []

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