παιδαγωγός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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Noun[edit]

παιδᾰγωγός (paidagōgósm (genitive παιδᾰγωγοῦ); second declension

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

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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

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Coordinate terms[edit]

  • see: δάσκαλος m (dáskalos, teacher) for various types of teacher/instructor

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