From Ukrainian паска (páska) and Russian паска (páska), borrowing from Ancient Greek πάσκα (paska), phonetic variant of πάσχα (paskha), from Aramaic פסחא (pasḥa), from Hebrew פֶּסַח (pesaḥ).
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