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lascivious

also known as: lasciviousness

This word is derived from the Latin: lascivus or lascvia, meaning “lustful, lewdness, wantonness.”

Biblical meaning: provoking or exciting LUST; given to lust or expressing lust; filthy immorality; lewd; debauchery or living in debauchery; wantonness, licentiousness; lecherous

This word appears 6 times in the King James Bible and (being a Latin word) is only used in the New Testament.

Greek: ασελγής —transliterated: aselgeia

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