pedante

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See also: pédante

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

pedante f (plural pedantes)

  1. Obsolete spelling of pédante

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Latin pedis, pēs (foot). Compare pedagogo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /peˈdan.te/
  • Rhymes: -ante
  • Hyphenation: pe‧dàn‧te

Adjective[edit]

pedante (plural pedanti)

  1. pedantic

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pedante m or f (plural pedanti)

  1. pedant
  2. (obsolete) schoolmaster, teacher

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle French: pedant

Further reading[edit]

  • pedante in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

pedante

  1. ablative masculine/feminine/neuter singular of pedāns

Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

pedante m (plural pedantes)

  1. Alternative form of pedant

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

pedante m, f (plural pedantes)

  1. pedant (person overly concerned with formal rules and trivial points of learning)

Adjective[edit]

pedante m or f (plural pedantes, comparable)

  1. pedantic (behaving as a pedant)
    Synonym: pernóstico

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /peˈdante/, [peˈð̞ãn̪.t̪e]

Adjective[edit]

pedante (plural pedantes)

  1. pedantic

Noun[edit]

pedante m or f (plural pedantes)

  1. pedant (person overly concerned with formal rules and trivial points of learning)

Further reading[edit]