Definitions for Baccalaureateˌbæk əˈlɔr i ɪt, -ˈlɒr-

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. baccalaureate(noun)

    a farewell sermon to a graduating class at their commencement ceremonies

  2. bachelor's degree, baccalaureate(noun)

    an academic degree conferred on someone who has successfully completed undergraduate studies

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  1. baccalaureate(Noun)

    The first or lowest academical degree conferred by universities and colleges; a bachelor degree.

  2. baccalaureate(Noun)

    A high school completion exam and qualification awarded in many countries (e.g. Finland, France, Moldova, Romania), designed to enable students to go on to higher education.

  3. baccalaureate(Noun)

    A farewell address in the form of a sermon delivered to a graduating class.

  4. Origin: From baccalauréat, from baccalaureatus, from baccalaureus, an alteration of baccalarius, to resemble bacca lauri (the ancient symbol of victory). Compare Bachelor.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Baccalaureate(noun)

    the degree of bachelor of arts. (B.A. or A.B.), the first or lowest academical degree conferred by universities and colleges

  2. Baccalaureate(noun)

    a baccalaureate sermon

  3. Baccalaureate(adj)

    pertaining to a bachelor of arts

Translations for Baccalaureate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • بكالوريوس, بكالورياArabic
  • bagloriaethWelsh
  • Fachabitur, Bakkalaureat, HochschulreifeGerman
  • πτυχίοGreek
  • bakalaŭroEsperanto
  • ylioppilaskirjoitukset, ylioppilaskoe, ylioppilastodistus, ylioppilas, [[kandidaatin]] [[tutkinto]]Finnish
  • bachareladoPortuguese
  • bacalaureat, titlu de bachelor, licențiatRomanian
  • KandidatexamenSwedish
  • 学士学位Chinese

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