sfânt

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *svętъ, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱwen-(holy), compare Serbo-Croatian svȇt. Influenced by the earlier form sânt, (from Latin sānctus), which it largely replaced.

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sfânt m, n (feminine singular sfântă, masculine plural sfinți, feminine and neuter plural sfinte)

  1. holy, sacred; saintly

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sfânt m (plural sfinți, feminine equivalent sfântă)

  1. saint

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