Redemption etymology


English word redemption comes from Latin redemptio (Redemption, redeeming (buying back).)

Etymology of redemption

Detailed word origin of redemption

Dictionary entry Language Definition
redemptio Latin (lat) Redemption, redeeming (buying back).
redemption English (en) Rescue upon payment of a ransom.. Salvation from sin.. The act of redeeming or something redeemed.. The recovery, for a fee, of a pawned article.