The act of repeating; repeated action, performance, production, or presentation.
From L. repetitionem (nominative repetitio), from repetitus, p.p. of repetere "to do or say again."
from bâz-, → re-, + garš "turn, time
(indicating multiplication, as in three times, four times, etc.," aquivalent to
Fr. fois), related to gez in hargez "ever, always;
never," garz in hagarz "never." Garš has
numerous variants in Pers. dialects, all denoting "turn, times"