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Headword: Ἡβητήριον
Adler number: eta,21
Translated headword: youths' hall
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] the school.
Greek Original:
Ἡβητήριον: τὸ παιδευτήριον.
The headword ἡβητήριον (again eta 22) is a neuter noun formed from the root of ἥβη (eta 16), which means "youth". The suffix -τήριον is formed on analogy with παιδευτήριον , "school", and (e.g.) βουλευτήριον , "council-chamber".
See e.g. Plutarch, Pompey 40.5 and 53.1; Cassius Dio 61.17.2.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography
Translated by: Abram Ring on 28 May 2004@10:14:17.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 28 May 2004@10:37:14.
Catharine Roth (coded title) on 29 May 2004@01:41:26.
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 3 December 2012@03:28:57.


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