Definition of pederasty in English:

pederasty

Syllabification: ped·er·as·ty
Pronunciation: /ˈpedəˌrastē
 
/

noun

  • Sexual activity involving a man and a boy.

Derivatives

pederastic

Pronunciation: /ˌpedəˈrastik/
adjective

Origin

early 17th century: from modern Latin paederastia, from Greek paiderastia, from pais, paid- 'boy' + erastēs 'lover'.

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