schizma

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Czech[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek σχίσμα (skhísma, cleft, division). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Noun[edit]

schizma n

  1. schism

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin schisma, from Ancient Greek σχίσμα (skhísma, cleft, division), from Ancient Greek σχίζω (skhízō).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsxiz.ma/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -izma
  • Syllabification: schiz‧ma

Noun[edit]

schizma f

  1. schism (division within a group or organization)
  2. (religion) schism (formal division within a religious body)

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Related terms[edit]

adjective
adverb
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Further reading[edit]

  • schizma in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • schizma in Polish dictionaries at PWN