παιδεία

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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From παιδεύω (paideúō, rear a child) +‎ -ίᾱ (-íā), from παῖς (paîs, child).

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παιδείᾱ (paideíā) (genitive παιδείᾱς) f, first declension

  1. upbringing
  2. training, education
  3. youth, childhood

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek παιδεία (paideía).

Noun[edit]

παιδεία (paideíaf (uncountable)

  1. education (the teaching and training of the child, compare with εκπαίδευση)
    Υπουργείο Παιδείας (Ministry of Education)
    μουσική παιδεία (musical education)
  2. learning, culture

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