schola

noun scho·la \ˈskōlə\

Definition of schola

plural

scholae

\-ˌlē, -ˌlī\ also

scholas

  1. 1a :  an ancient Roman school b :  a private room in an ancient Roman residence c :  a lecture hall or meeting room (as of a guild or corporation)

  2. 2 [Late Latin, from Latin] :  an ancient Roman association of persons (as military men) sharing a common interest or profession

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Origin and Etymology of schola

Latin


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