curriculum vitae

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin curriculum (course) + vītae, genitive of vīta (life).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kəˈɹɪkjələm ˈviːteɪ/, /kəˈɹɪkjələm ˈviːtaɪ/

Noun[edit]

curriculum vitae (plural curricula vitae or curricula vitarum)

  1. (Britain) A written account of one's life comprising one's education, accomplishments, work experience, publications, etc.; especially, one used to apply for a job.
  2. (US) A detailed written account of one's education and experience used to seek positions in academic or educational environments, typically including academic credentials, publications, courses taught, etc.

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

curriculum vitae m (plural curricula vitae or curricula vitarum)

  1. curriculum vitae (summary of education and employment experience)
  2. resume

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nb

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (initialisms) CV, cv

Noun[edit]

curriculum vitae m or n (definite singular curriculum vitaeen or curriculum vitaeet, indefinite plural curriculum vitaeer or curriculum vitae, definite plural curriculum vitaeene)

  1. curriculum vitae
  2. resume

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (initialisms) CV, cv

Noun[edit]

curriculum vitae m or n (definite singular curriculum vitaeen or curriculum vitaeet, indefinite plural curriculum vitaear or curriculum vitae, definite plural curriculum vitaeane or curriculum vitaea)

  1. curriculum vitae
  2. resume

Usage notes[edit]

  • Prior to a revision in 2020, this noun was solely standardised as grammatically neuter.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Language Council of Norway, Spelling decisions since 2012 (in Norwegian, retrieved 12.21.20)

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From Latin curriculum (course) + vītae, genitive of vīta (life).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kuˈrʲiˈku.lum ˈvʲi.tɛ/

Noun[edit]

curriculum vitae n (indeclinable)

  1. curriculum vitae (written account of one's education, accomplishments, etc.)
    Synonyms: CV, życiorys

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