academie

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French académie, from Latin acadēmīa, from Ancient Greek Ἀκαδημία (Akadēmía), a grove of trees and gymnasium outside of Athens where Plato taught; from the name of the supposed former owner of that estate, the Attic hero Akademos. Compare academe, academia, Akademeia.

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: aca‧de‧mie

Noun[edit]

academie f (plural academiën or academies, diminutive academietje n)

  1. academy

Romanian[edit]

academie

Etymology[edit]

From French, from Latin, from Ancient Greek

Noun[edit]

academie f (plural academii)

  1. academy (learned society)
  2. academy (place for study)