baptise, baptize

 v. krestiti · крестити vi., okrestiti · окрестити vp.

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  • baptise — British English spelling of BAPTIZE (Cf. baptize); for spelling, see IZE (Cf. ize). Related: Baptised; baptising …   Etymology dictionary

  • baptize — (also baptise) ► VERB 1) administer baptism to. 2) give a name or nickname to. ORIGIN Greek baptizein immerse, baptize …   English terms dictionary

  • baptize — (Amer.) bap·tize || bæp taɪz v. perform ceremony of baptism by immersing in water (Christian ritual symbolizing admittance into the church); give a name to person during the ceremony of baptism (also baptise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • baptise — bap tise v. t. same as {baptize}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • baptise — (Brit.) v. perform ceremony of baptism by immersing in water (Christian ritual symbolizing admittance into the church); give a name to person during the ceremony of baptism (also baptize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • baptise — verb administer baptism to The parents had the child baptized • Syn: ↑baptize, ↑christen • Derivationally related forms: ↑christening (for: ↑christen), ↑baptism, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • baptize — also baptise verb (baptized; also baptised; baptizing; also baptising) Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French baptiser, from Late Latin baptizare, from Greek baptizein to dip, baptize, from baptein to dip, dye; akin to Old Norse kvefja to… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • baptize — bap|tize also baptise BrE [bæpˈtaız US ˈbæptaız] v [T] [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: baptiser, from Late Latin, from Greek baptizein to dip, baptize , from baptein to dip ] 1.) to perform the ceremony of baptism on someone →↑christen …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • baptize — or baptise verb 1》 administer baptism to. 2》 give a specified name or nickname to. Origin ME: via OFr. from eccles. L. baptizare, from Gk baptizein immerse, baptize …   English new terms dictionary

  • baptise — [c]/bæpˈtaɪz / (say bap tuyz) verb (baptised, baptising) –verb (t) 1. to immerse in water, or sprinkle or pour water on, in the Christian rite of baptism. 2. to cleanse spiritually; initiate or dedicate by purifying. 3. to christen. –verb (i) 4.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • baptise — verb see baptize …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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