noun Lo·gos \ˈlō-ˌgäs, -ˌgōs\
plural Lo·goi \-ˌgi\

Definition of LOGOS

:  the divine wisdom manifest in the creation, government, and redemption of the world and often identified with the second person of the Trinity
:  reason that in ancient Greek philosophy is the controlling principle in the universe

Origin of LOGOS

Greek, speech, word, reason — more at legend
First Known Use: 1587


Next Word in the Dictionary: logothetePrevious Word in the Dictionary: logorrheaAll Words Near: Logos
July 03, 2015
interpellate Hear it
to formally question a public official
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears