schola etymology

Latin word schola comes from Proto-Indo-European *sǵhē-, Proto-Indo-European *seǵʰ-

Detailed word origin of schola

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*sǵhē- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*seǵʰ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
σχολή Ancient Greek (grc)
schola Latin (lat) A school; a place for learning or instruction.. A sect; body of followers of a teacher or system, such as the Praetorian guard.. A student body; the disciples of a teacher.. An art gallery.. Leisure time given to learning; schooltime, classtime.