diploma

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin diploma, from Ancient Greek δίπλωμα (díplōma, folded paper, license), from διπλόω (diplóō, I double, fold over), from διπλόος (diplóos, double).

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Noun[edit]

diploma (plural diplomas or diplomata)[1]

  1. A document issued by an educational institution testifying that the recipient has earned a degree or has successfully completed a particular course of study.

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 diploma, n.” listed in the Oxford English Dictionary [2nd Ed.; 1989]

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch diploma.

Noun[edit]

diploma (plural diplomas)

  1. diploma

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

diploma n (plural diploma's, diminutive diplomatje n or diplomaatje n)

  1. diploma

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δίπλωμα (díplōma).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

diploma m (plural diplomi)

  1. diploma

Verb[edit]

diploma

  1. third-person singular present indicative of diplomare
  2. second-person singular imperative of diplomare

References[edit]

  1. ^ diplòma” listed in Dizionario Etimologico Online

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δίπλωμα (díplōma, folded paper, license).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dīplōma n (genitive dīplōmatis); third declension

  1. letter of recommendation
  2. diploma

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative dīplōma dīplōmata
genitive dīplōmatis dīplōmatum
dative dīplōmatī dīplōmatibus
accusative dīplōma dīplōmata
ablative dīplōmate dīplōmatibus
vocative dīplōma dīplōmata

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

diploma n

  1. definite plural of diplom

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

diploma n

  1. definite plural of diplom

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

diploma m (plural diplomas)

  1. diploma

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

diplóma f (Cyrillic spelling дипло́ма)

  1. (education) diploma
  2. (education) degree

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

diploma m (plural diplomas)

  1. diploma