seminarium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sēmen ‎(seed) +‎ -ārium ‎(place for), that is, a place for sowing the seeds of knowledge.

Noun[edit]

sēminārium n ‎(genitive sēmināriī); second declension

  1. seminary

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative sēminārium sēmināria
genitive sēmināriī sēmināriōrum
dative sēmināriō sēmināriīs
accusative sēminārium sēmināria
ablative sēmināriō sēmināriīs
vocative sēminārium sēmināria

Polish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

seminarium n

  1. seminary

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin seminarium, used in Swedish since 1638.

Noun[edit]

seminarium n

  1. a seminar, a lecture, a presentation; a situation for teaching and discussion
  2. a seminary, a school for priests and/or teachers

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Usage notes[edit]

Since compounds are made with seminarie-, it is a common mistake (but still an error) to assume this is the basic form (ett seminarie).

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