collegiate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin collegiatus (colleague), from collegium (community, group)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kəˈliːdʒiət/

Adjective[edit]

collegiate (comparative more collegiate, superlative most collegiate)

  1. Of, or relating to a college, or college students.
  2. Collegial.

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Noun[edit]

collegiate (plural collegiates)

  1. (obsolete) A member of a college, a collegian; someone who has received a college education.
  2. (obsolete) A fellow-collegian; a colleague.
    • 1621, Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy, II.2.4:
      those tables of artificial sines and tangents, not long since set out by mine old collegiate, good friend, and late fellow-student of Christ Church in Oxford, Mr. Edmund Gunter […].

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

collegiate f

  1. plural form of collegiata

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

collēgiāte

  1. vocative singular of collēgiātus