Thales

biographical name
Tha·​les | \ ˈthā-(ˌ)lēz How to pronounce Thales (audio) \

Definition of Thales

of Miletus 625?–?547 b.c. Greek philosopher

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Thalesian \ thā-​ˈlē-​zhən How to pronounce Thales (audio) \ adjective

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“Thales.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Thales. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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