noun \ˈsā-pē-ən(t)s, ˈsa-\

Definition of SAPIENCE

Examples of SAPIENCE

  1. <the kind of sapience that comes from a lifetime of experience as an educator>

Origin of SAPIENCE

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin sapientia, from sapient-, sapiens, present participle
First Known Use: 14th century


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