paedagogium

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek παιδαγωγεῖον (paidagōgeion, place where pedagogues waited for their boys; school).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

paedagōgīum n (genitive paedagōgīī); second declension

  1. A training school for pageboys; the pages' hall.
  2. (in the plural) Pageboys in such an establishment.

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative paedagōgīum paedagōgīa
genitive paedagōgīī paedagōgīōrum
dative paedagōgīō paedagōgīīs
accusative paedagōgīum paedagōgīa
ablative paedagōgīō paedagōgīīs
vocative paedagōgīum paedagōgīa

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ReferencesEdit

  • paedagogium in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
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