oeconomia

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek οἰκονομία (oikonomía, management of a househould, administration), from οἶκος (oîkos, house) + νόμος (nómos, law).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /oe̯.koˈno.mi.a/, [oe̯.kɔˈnɔ.mi.a]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ɛ.koˈno.mi.a/, [ɛ.koˈnoː.mi.a]
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Noun[edit]

oeconomia f (genitive oeconomiae); first declension

  1. The management of household affairs; arrangement, economy.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative oeconomia oeconomiae
genitive oeconomiae oeconomiārum
dative oeconomiae oeconomiīs
accusative oeconomiam oeconomiās
ablative oeconomiā oeconomiīs
vocative oeconomia oeconomiae

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