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Logos

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noun, Lo·gos \ˈlō-ˌgäs, -ˌgōs\

Definition of Logos

plural Logoi play \-ˌgȯi\

  1. 1 :  the divine wisdom manifest in the creation, government, and redemption of the world and often identified with the second person of the Trinity

  2. 2 :  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



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