escuela

AsturianEdit

 escuela on Asturian Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

From Latin schola, from Ancient Greek σχολή (skholḗ, spare time, leisure”, later “conversations and the knowledge gained through them during free time; the places where these conversations took place).

NounEdit

escuela f (plural escueles)

  1. school

Eastern Huasteca NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish escuela

NounEdit

escuela

  1. school

LeoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

escuela f (plural escuelas)

  1. school

ReferencesEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish, from Latin schola, from Ancient Greek σχολή (skholḗ, spare time, leisure”, later “conversations and the knowledge gained through them during free time; the places where these conversations took place).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /esˈkwela/, [esˈkwe.la]
  • Hyphenation: es‧cue‧la

NounEdit

escuela f (plural escuelas)

  1. school (an institution dedicated to teaching and learning)
  2. school (the followers of a particular doctrine)

Usage notesEdit

In Spain, escuela typically refers to primary school, or an institution that teaches trades or arts (e.g. escuela de arte ("art school")) and not secondary or higher education.

HyponymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Cebuano: eskuwela, eskuyla, eskwela
  • Ilocano: eskuela
  • Purepecha: eskuela
  • Tagalog: eskuwela

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit