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English term or phrase:worship
Greek translation:λατρεία
Entered by: Daphne b
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23:11 Sep 12, 2006
English to Greek translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: worship
The word "worship" as a noun.

Please tanslate phonetically into English.
John Donelian
λατρεία (latri'a)

προσκύνηση (proski'nisi)
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Ioanna Karamanou
United States
Local time: 16:14
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5 +6λατρεία (latri'a)
Ioanna Karamanou



4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +6
λατρεία (latri'a)


προσκύνηση (proski'nisi)

Ioanna Karamanou
United States
Local time: 16:14
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GreekGreek

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Matthias Quaschning-Kirsch: Which one is the right depends on the context. προσκύνηση is said e.g. of seints, λατρεία only of God (at least in greek orthodox theology).
43 mins

agree  Andras Mohay: la'tria / la-TRI-a
2 hrs

agree  Anastasia Giagopoulou
2 hrs

agree  Nick Lingris: The word in idolatry and some 90 other -latry words in English. See also http://www.studylight.org/lex/grk/view.cgi?number=2999 and http://www.antioch.com.sg/cgi-bin/bible/vines/get_defn.pl?nu...
5 hrs

agree  Sophia Finos
17 hrs

agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
1 day 9 hrs
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May 14, 2007 - Changes made by Daphne b:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/61454">Ioanna Karamanou's</a> old entry - "worship" » "λατρεία (latri'a), προσκύνηση (proski'nisi)"
Sep 12, 2006:
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