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An idea, to be suggestive, must come to the individual with the force of revelation.
William James
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Etymology 1

From Ancient Greek λόγος (logos), speech, oration, discourse, quote, story, study, ratio, word, calculation, reason).

Noun

Singular
logos

Plural
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logos (-)
  1. (philosophy) In Presocratic philosophy, the principle governing the cosmos ; Among the Sophists, the topics of rational argument ; In Stoicism, the active, material, rational principle of the cosmos
  2. (grammar) A form of rhetoric in which the writer or speaker uses logic as the main argument
  3. (Judaism) The word of God, which itself has creative power; a hypostasis associated with divine wisdom
  4. (Christianity) The creative word of God, which is itself God and incarnate in Christ
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Etymology 2

Noun

logos

  1. Plural form of logo.

Esperanto

Verb form

logos (future tense of logi)

  1. will entice, will lure

French

Noun

logos m.

  1. Plural form of logo.

Latvian

Noun

logos

  1. Plural locative form of logs. (In) windows.
singular plural
nominative logs logi
genitive loga logu
dative logam logiem
accusative logu logus
locative logā logos
vocative log logi

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