лихва

BulgarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

лихва (líhvaf

  1. (finance) interest (the price paid for obtaining, or price received for providing, money or goods in a credit transaction, calculated as a fraction of the amount or value of what was borrowed)

InflectionEdit


Old Church SlavonicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Gothic 𐌻𐌴𐌹𐍈𐌰 (leiƕa).

NounEdit

лихва (lixvaf

  1. interest

DescendantsEdit


RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

лихва́ (lixváf ?

  1. (dated) interest, profit (still used in expressions)
    отплати́ть с лихво́йto repay with interest

DeclensionEdit

Last modified on 14 January 2014, at 00:02