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See also: académie

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EtymologyEdit

From French académie, from Latin acadēmīa, from Ancient Greek Ἀκαδημία (Akadēmía), a grove of trees and gymnasium outside of Athens where Plato taught; from the name of the supposed former owner of that estate, the Attic hero Akademos. Compare academe, academia, Akademeia.

PronunciationEdit

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  • Hyphenation: aca‧de‧mie

NounEdit

academie f (plural academiën or academies, diminutive academietje n)

  1. academy

RomanianEdit

 
academie

EtymologyEdit

From French, from Latin, from Ancient Greek

NounEdit

academie f (plural academii)

  1. academy (learned society)
  2. academy (place for study)