museum

See also: Museum and .museum

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin mūsēum (library, study), from Ancient Greek Μουσεῖον (Mouseîon), shrine of the Muses (Μοῦσα (Moûsa)).

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NounEdit

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museum (plural museums or musea)

  1. A building or institution dedicated to the acquisition, conservation, study, exhibition, and educational interpretation of objects having scientific, historical, cultural or artistic value.

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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch museum.

NounEdit

museum (plural museums)

  1. museum

DutchEdit

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NounEdit

museum n (plural musea or museums, diminutive museumpje n)

  1. museum

Derived termsEdit

  • museaal

LatinEdit

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NounEdit

mūsēum n (genitive mūsēī); second declension

  1. museum

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative mūsēum mūsēa
genitive mūsēī mūsēōrum
dative mūsēō mūsēīs
accusative mūsēum mūsēa
ablative mūsēō mūsēīs
vocative mūsēum mūsēa

Norwegian BokmålEdit

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museum n (definite singular museet, indefinite plural museer, definite plural musea or museene)

  1. a museum

Norwegian NynorskEdit

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museum n (definite singular museet, indefinite plural museum, definite plural musea)

  1. a museum

SwedishEdit

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NounEdit

museum n

  1. a museum

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Related termsEdit

  • bilmuseum
  • flygmuseum
  • friluftsmuseum
  • konstmuseum
  • länsmuseum
  • marinmuseum
  • musa
  • museal
  • museibesök
  • museibesökare
  • museichef
  • museiföremål
  • museiföreståndare
  • museiintendent
  • museilektor
  • museiman
  • museimonter
  • museimässig
  • museipedagog
  • museipedagogisk
  • museisal
  • museiverksamhet
  • museivärde
  • nationalmuseum
  • traktormuseum

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Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 12:14