economie

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See also: économie and êconomie

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: eco‧no‧mie

Etymology[edit]

From Latin oeconomia, from Ancient Greek οἰκονομία ‎(oikonomía, management of a household, administration), from οἶκος ‎(oîkos, house) + νόμος ‎(nómos, law) (surface analysis eco- +‎ -nomie). The first recorded sense of the word economie, found in a work possibly composed in 1440, is “the management of economic affairs”, in this case, of a monastery.

Noun[edit]

economie f ‎(plural economieën, diminutive economietje n)

  1. economics
  2. economy

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

economie f

  1. plural of economia

Romanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French économie, Latin oeconomia, from Ancient Greek οἰκονομία ‎(oikonomía, management of a household, administration).

Noun[edit]

economie f ‎(plural economii)

  1. economy
  2. economics
  3. (especially in the plural) savings

Declension[edit]