μάθημα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root of μανθάνω ‎(manthánō, to 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: arithmetic, geometry, astronomy, harmonic
  4. astrology
  5. 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 (knowledge gained from an incident in life)

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see: μαθαίνω ‎(mathaíno, to learn)