doxographer

noun dox·og·ra·pher \däkˈsägrəfə(r)\

Definition of doxographer

plural

-s

  1. :  a collector and compiler of extracts from and commentator on ancient Greek philosophers

doxographical

\¦däksə¦grafə̇kəl\ or

doxographic

\-fik\ adjective

doxography

\däkˈsägrəfē\ noun, plural

-es

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Origin and Etymology of doxographer

modification (influenced by English -grapher) of New Latin doxographus, from doxo- (from Greek doxa opinion) + -graphus writer, from Greek -graphos — more at -graph


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