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This is my first time on this forum and I think I screwed-up my first posting so I'll do it again!
How did the word 'adultery' come to used as a translation of the Greek word 'moichatai' in the Bible? All the other words associated with adultery like 'adulterate', 'adulteration' mean spoiling of a pure substance so how did this become to mean marital infidelity?