akademija

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See also: akadēmija and akadēmijā

Lithuanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Ultimately borrowed from Latin acadēmīa, itself a borrowing 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.

Noun[edit]

akàdemija f (plural akàdemijos) stress pattern 1

  1. academy

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • akademija”, in Lietuvių kalbos žodynas [Dictionary of the Lithuanian language], lkz.lt, 1941–2022
  • akademija”, in Dabartinės lietuvių kalbos žodynas [Dictionary of contemporary Lithuanian], ekalba.lt, 1954–2022

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin acadēmīa,[1][2] from Ancient Greek Ἀκαδημία (Akadēmía). [First attested in 1535.][3]

Noun[edit]

akademija f

  1. (Middle Polish) Obsolete form of akademia.

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Andrzej Bańkowski (2000) Etymologiczny słownik języka polskiego[1] (in Polish)
  2. ^ Mirosław Bańko; Lidia Wiśniakowska (2021) Wielki słownik wyrazów obcych, →ISBN
  3. ^ akademija”, in Słownik Polszczyzny XVI Wieku [A Dictionary of 16th Century Polish], 2010-2022

Further reading[edit]

  • akademija in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • akademija in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /akaděmija/
  • Hyphenation: a‧ka‧de‧mi‧ja

Noun[edit]

akadèmija f (Cyrillic spelling акадѐмија)

  1. academy

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

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