diploma

See also: diplomá and diplôma

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin diploma, from Ancient Greek δίπλωμα (díplōma, folded paper, license), from διπλόω (diplóō, I double, fold over), from διπλόος (diplóos, double).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

diploma (plural diplomas or diplomata)

  1. A document issued by an educational institution testifying that the recipient has earned a degree or has successfully completed a particular course of study.

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TranslationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ diploma, n.” listed in the Oxford English Dictionary [2nd Ed.; 1989]

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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch diploma.

NounEdit

diploma (plural diplomas)

  1. diploma

CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

diploma m (plural diplomes)

  1. diploma

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin diplōma, from Ancient Greek δίπλωμα (díplōma). The sense “diploma” derived from French diplôme.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

diploma n (plural diploma's, diminutive diplomaatje n)

  1. diploma
  2. (obsolete) deed, official document entitling one to something

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: diploma
  • Indonesian: diploma

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Philippa, Marlies; Debrabandere, Frans; Quak, Arend; Schoonheim, Tanneke; van der Sijs, Nicoline (2003–2009) Etymologisch woordenboek van het Nederlands (in Dutch), Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From New Latin diploma, from Ancient Greek δίπλωμα (díplōma, folded paper, license).[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈdiplomɒ]
  • Hyphenation: dip‧lo‧ma
  • Rhymes: -mɒ

NounEdit

diploma (plural diplomák)

  1. (university/college) degree and its certificate (on completion of higher education)
    Synonym: végzettség
  2. diploma, certificate
    Synonyms: oklevél, bizonyítvány, tanúsítvány

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative diploma diplomák
accusative diplomát diplomákat
dative diplomának diplomáknak
instrumental diplomával diplomákkal
causal-final diplomáért diplomákért
translative diplomává diplomákká
terminative diplomáig diplomákig
essive-formal diplomaként diplomákként
essive-modal
inessive diplomában diplomákban
superessive diplomán diplomákon
adessive diplománál diplomáknál
illative diplomába diplomákba
sublative diplomára diplomákra
allative diplomához diplomákhoz
elative diplomából diplomákból
delative diplomáról diplomákról
ablative diplomától diplomáktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
diplomáé diplomáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
diplomáéi diplomákéi
Possessive forms of diploma
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. diplomám diplomáim
2nd person sing. diplomád diplomáid
3rd person sing. diplomája diplomái
1st person plural diplománk diplomáink
2nd person plural diplomátok diplomáitok
3rd person plural diplomájuk diplomáik

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Tótfalusi, István. Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára (’A Storehouse of Foreign Words: an explanatory and etymological dictionary of foreign words’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2005. →ISBN

IndonesianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch diploma, from Latin diploma, from Ancient Greek δίπλωμα (díplōma, folded paper, license), from διπλόω (diplóō, I double, fold over), from διπλόος (diplóos, double).

NounEdit

diploma (first-person possessive diplomaku, second-person possessive diplomamu, third-person possessive diplomanya)

  1. diploma: a document issued by an educational institution testifying that the recipient has earned a degree or has successfully completed a particular course of study.
  2. a vocational degree awarded after the equivalent of approximately to one year (D-1), two years (D-2), three years (D-3) or four years (D-4) of college education.

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek δίπλωμα (díplōma).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

diploma m (plural diplomi)

  1. diploma

VerbEdit

diploma

  1. third-person singular present indicative of diplomare
  2. second-person singular imperative of diplomare

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pianigiani, Ottorino (1907) , “diploma”, in Vocabolario etimologico della lingua italiana (in Italian), Rome: Albrighi & Segati

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek δίπλωμα (díplōma, folded paper, license).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dīplōma n (genitive dīplōmatis); third declension

  1. letter of recommendation
  2. diploma

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun (neuter, imparisyllabic non-i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative dīplōma dīplōmata
Genitive dīplōmatis dīplōmatum
Dative dīplōmatī dīplōmatibus
Accusative dīplōma dīplōmata
Ablative dīplōmate dīplōmatibus
Vocative dīplōma dīplōmata

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • diploma in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • diploma in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • diploma in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • diploma in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • diploma in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

diploma n

  1. definite plural of diplom

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

diploma n

  1. definite plural of diplom

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /dʒi.ˈplo.mɐ/
  • Hyphenation: di‧plo‧ma

NounEdit

diploma m (plural diplomas)

  1. diploma

VerbEdit

diploma

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of diplomar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of diplomar

Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

diplóma f (Cyrillic spelling дипло́ма)

  1. (education) diploma
  2. (education) degree

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /diˈploma/, [d̪iˈplo.ma]
  • Hyphenation: di‧plo‧ma

NounEdit

diploma m (plural diplomas)

  1. diploma

Usage notesEdit

Note that Spanish words of Greek origin are masculine, even if they end in -a; cf. (e.g.) idioma.

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