μάθημα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root of μανθάνω (manthánō, I learn) +‎ -μα (-ma, result noun suffix).

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Noun[edit]

μάθημα (máthēman (genitive μαθήματος); third declension

  1. something that is learned: a lesson
  2. learning, knowledge
  3. (often in the plural) the mathematical sciences in particular, the quadrivium: arithmetic, geometry, astronomy and astrology, harmonics
  4. a creed

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

μαθαίνω (mathaíno, to learn) +‎ -μα (-ma)

Noun[edit]

μάθημα (máthiman (plural μαθήματα)

  1. lesson (a period set aside for tuition)
  2. subject (an area of knowledge to be taught)
  3. lesson, experience

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Related terms[edit]

see: μαθαίνω (mathaíno, to learn)