simonie

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

simonie f

  1. simony (buying and selling ecclesiastical offices and pardons)
    Synonym: svatokupectví

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French simonie

Noun[edit]

simonie f (plural simonies)

  1. simony (act of buying and selling ecclesiastical offices and pardons)

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

simonie f

  1. plural of simonia

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Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ecclesiastical Latin and Late Latin simonia, after Simon Magus, who in Acts tries to buy from Peter the power to confer the Holy Spirit, from Hebrew שִׁמְעוֹן(Šimʻôn, Simon).

Noun[edit]

simonie f (nominative singular simonie)

  1. simony