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)