παιδαγωγός

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

παῖς ‎(paîs, child) +‎ ἀγωγός ‎(agōgós, guide, escort)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

παιδαγωγός ‎(paidagōgósm ‎(genitive παιδαγωγοῦ); second declension

  1. originally, a slave who accompanied a child to and from school
  2. teacher
  3. guide, leader

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]



Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek παιδαγωγός ‎(paidagōgós, slave with responsibility for a child).

Noun[edit]

παιδαγωγός ‎(paidagogósm, f ‎(plural παιδαγωγοί)

  1. (education) educationalist
  2. guide, guru

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]