Anselmian

adjective
An·​sel·​mi·​an | \ (ˈ)an¦selmēən \
variants: or Anselmic \ -​mik \

Definition of Anselmian

: of or relating to the scholastic philosopher St. Anselm of Canterbury (1033-1109) the Anselmian logic

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First Known Use of Anselmian

1849, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Anselmian

St. Anselm of Canterbury †1109 English scholastic philosopher + English -ian or -ic

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“Anselmian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Anselmian. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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