homo mensura

noun ho·mo men·su·ra \¦hō(ˌ)mōˌmenˈsu̇rə\

Definition of homo mensura

  1. :  a doctrine first propounded by Protagoras holding that humankind is the measure of all things, that everything is relative to human apprehension and evaluation, and that there is no objective truth

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Origin and Etymology of homo mensura

Latin, literally, man the measure


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