spaimă

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Perhaps from Latin expavīmen, from expavere, from pavor ‎(fear). Or possibly has a connection to spasma, spasmus, from Ancient Greek σπασμός ‎(spasmós, spasm, convulsion).

Noun[edit]

spaimă f ‎(plural spaime)

  1. fear, terror, fright, horror, dread

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