collegium

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collegium (plural collegia or collegiums)

  1. (in Russia) A committee or council
  2. (in Ancient Rome) Any of several legal associations

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Etymology[edit]

collēga (colleague) +‎ -ium

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collēgium n (genitive collēgiī or collēgī); second declension

  1. college (several senses)
  2. school
  3. corporation, guild, company

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Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative collēgium collēgia
Genitive collēgiī
collēgī1
collēgiōrum
Dative collēgiō collēgiīs
Accusative collēgium collēgia
Ablative collēgiō collēgiīs
Vocative collēgium collēgia

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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