What does academe mean?

Definitions for academeˈæk əˌdim, ˌæk əˈdim

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word academe.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. academia, academe(noun)

    the academic world


  1. academe(Noun)

    An academy; a place of learning.

  2. academe(Noun)

    The scholarly life, environment, or community.

  3. Origin: * From academia, from Ἀκαδημία; see academy. Academe (frequently capitalized) is a poetic name for the garden or grove near ancient Athens where taught, supposedly named for its former owner, the hero Ἀκάδημος (; Ἑκάδημος, Hekademos).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Academe(noun)

    an academy

  2. Origin: [L. academia. See Academy.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Academe

    ak-a-dēm′, n. (obs.) an academy.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of academe in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of academe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Camille Paglia:

    A serious problem in America is the gap between academe and the mass media, which is our culture. Professors of humanities, with all their leftist fantasies, have little direct knowledge of American life and no impact whatever on public policy.

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