collegium

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

collegium (plural collegia or collegiums)

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

Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

collēga (colleague) +‎ -ium

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Noun[edit]

collēgium n (genitive collēgiī); second declension

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

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative collēgium collēgia
genitive collēgiī collēgiōrum
dative collēgiō collēgiīs
accusative collēgium collēgia
ablative collēgiō collēgiīs
vocative collēgium collēgia

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References[edit]

  • collegium in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “collegium”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • collegium” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • collegium in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • collegium in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • collegium in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin