variants or gnosiology
plural -es
: the philosophic theory of knowledge : inquiry into the basis, nature, validity, and limits of knowledge
gnoseology became coextensive with the whole of metaphysicsC. A. Hart

Word History


New Latin gnoseologia, from gnoseo- (from Greek gnōsis knowledge) + Latin -logia -logy

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“Gnoseology.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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