oeconomia

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek οἰκονομία (oikonomía, management of a household, administration), from οἶκος (oîkos, house) + νόμος (nómos, law).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /oe̯.koˈno.mi.a/, [oe̯kɔˈnɔmiä]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /e.koˈno.mi.a/, [ɛkɔˈnɔːmiɑ]
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NounEdit

oeconomia f (genitive oeconomiae); first declension

  1. The management of household affairs; arrangement, economy.

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative oeconomia oeconomiae
Genitive oeconomiae oeconomiārum
Dative oeconomiae oeconomiīs
Accusative oeconomiam oeconomiās
Ablative oeconomiā oeconomiīs
Vocative oeconomia oeconomiae

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