Monday, March 07, 2011

Noesis

6 first letters of Greek alphabetImage via Wikipedia –noun


1. (in Greek philosophy) the exercise of reason.

2. Psychology . cognition; the functioning of the intellect.

Origin:

1880–85; < Greek nóēsis thought, intelligence, equivalent to noē- (variant stem of noeîn to think) + -sis -sis
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