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Masoch (German name of Austrian writer Leopold von Sacher-Masoch) + -ismo

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masoquismo m (plural masoquismos)

  1. masochism (the enjoyment of receiving pain)

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EtymologyEdit

Coined in German as Masochismus by neurologist Richard von Krafft-Ebing, from the name of Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, an Austrian writer whose novella Venus in Furs (German: Venus im Pelz) explores a sadomasochistic relationship.

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masoquismo m (plural masoquismos)

  1. masochism

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