Stagirite
noun Etymology: Greek Stagiritēs, from Stagira, city in ancient Macedonia Date: 1603 a native or resident of Stagira <
Aristotle the Stagirite
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  • stagirite — [staʒiʀit] adj. et n. ÉTYM. Attesté XVIIIe, Voltaire; lat. stagirites, mot grec employé par Cicéron pour désigner Aristote, né à Stagiros, ville de Macédoine. ❖ ♦ Didact. De Stagire. Le Stagirite : Aristote (né à Stagire) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Stagirite — Stag i*rite (st[a^]j [i^]*r[imac]t), n. A native of, or resident in, Stagira, in ancient Macedonia; especially, Aristotle. [Written also {Stagyrite}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stagirite — [staj′ə rīt΄] name for ARISTOTLE: with the …   English World dictionary

  • Stagirite — Aristote Aristote (Ἀριστοτέλης) Philosophe occidental Philosophie antique Portrait d après un original en bronze de Lysippe …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Stagirite — Stagiritic /staj euh rit ik/, adj. /staj euh ruyt /, n. 1. a native or inhabitant of Stagira. 2. the Stagirite, Aristotle. Also, Stagyrite. [1610 20; < L Stagirites < Gk Stagirítes. See STAGIRA, ITE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • stagirite — (sta ji ri t ) s. m. Nom sous lequel on a désigné parfois Aristote, appelé aussi le philosophe de Stagire, parce qu il était né dans cette ville de Thrace. •   On statua savamment et équitablement la peine des galères contre quiconque serait… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Stagirite — Aristotle the Stagirite so named as he was born in Stagira, Macedonia) …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Stagirite — /ˈstædʒəraɪt/ (say stajuhruyt) noun 1. a native or inhabitant of Stagira. 2. the Stagirite, Aristotle, who was born in Stagira …   Australian English dictionary

  • Stagirite — noun /ˈstæʤɪrʌɪt/ someone from , specifically …   Wiktionary

  • stagirite — stag·i·rite …   English syllables

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