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paedagogus

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek παιδαγωγός (paidagōgós, pedagogue; teacher; guide).

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NounEdit

paedagōgus m (genitive paedagōgī); second declension

  1. A pedagogue, governor

Usage notesEdit

Among the Romans, these were educated slaves who were used to educate Roman children. They were generally of Greek origin.

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative paedagōgus paedagōgī
genitive paedagōgī paedagōgōrum
dative paedagōgō paedagōgīs
accusative paedagōgum paedagōgōs
ablative paedagōgō paedagōgīs
vocative paedagōge paedagōgī

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