paedagogium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek παιδαγωγεῖον (paidagōgeîon, place where pedagogues waited for their boys; school).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

paedagōgīum n (genitive paedagōgīī); second declension

  1. A training school for pageboys; the pages' hall.
  2. (in the plural) Pageboys in such an establishment.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative paedagōgīum paedagōgīa
genitive paedagōgīī paedagōgīōrum
dative paedagōgīō paedagōgīīs
accusative paedagōgīum paedagōgīa
ablative paedagōgīō paedagōgīīs
vocative paedagōgīum paedagōgīa

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References[edit]

  • paedagogium in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879