παιδεία

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See also: παιδείᾳ

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From παιδεύω (paideúō, rear a child) +‎ -ίᾱ (-íā), from παῖς (paîs, child).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pai̯.děː.aː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /pɛˈdi.a/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /pɛˈði.a/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /peˈði.a/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /peˈði.a/
  • Noun[edit]

    παιδείᾱ (paideíāf (genitive παιδείᾱς); first declension

    1. upbringing
    2. training, education
    3. youth, childhood

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From the Ancient Greek παιδείᾱ (paideíā).

    Noun[edit]

    παιδεία (paideíaf (uncountable)

    1. education (the teaching and training of the child, compare with εκπαίδευση)
      Υπουργείο Παιδείας (Ministry of Education)
      μουσική παιδεία (musical education)
    2. learning, culture

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