Froebelian

adjective
Froe·​be·​lian | \ (ˈ)frā¦bēlēən, (ˈ)frə̄¦-, (ˈ)frœ̅¦-, -bel-, -lyən \

Definition of Froebelian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: relating to or derived from Friedrich Froebel or his kindergarten system of education

Froebelian

noun
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plural -s

Definition of Froebelian (Entry 2 of 2)

: a person who teaches by or favors the Froebelian system

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History and Etymology for Froebelian

Adjective

Friedrich Froebel †1852 German educator who founded the kindergarten system + English -ian

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“Froebelian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Froebelian. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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