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Definition of the noun Abderite
What does Abderite mean as a name of something?
- An inhabitant of Abdera, in Thrace.
- The 'Abderite': Democritus, the Laughing Philosopher.
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by John Ogilvie
The Abderite, DtrnvxTitus of A 1x1 era, ofteu called the Laughing Philosopher, one of the most celebrated philosophers among the ancient Greek*. AMest (ab' dest), n. [ Per. dbilast — db, water, ami da*t, hancL ) Purification or ablution t> efure ...
A Complete Encyclopaedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific and Technological by John Ogilvie
The Abderite, Democritus of Abdera, often called the Laughing Philosopher, one of the most celebrated philosophers among the ancient Greeks. Abdest (ab'dest), n. [Per abdast–4b, water, and dast, hand..] Purification or ablution before ...
Based on the Foundation Laid by Noah Webster and Other Lexicographers
Abderite. A scoffer; from Ab- dera, where Democritus lived.
An English Dictionary (1717)
Explaining the Difficult Terms ... by Elisha Coles
Abderite, Democritus ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
'iifidrlpa, a town in Thrace, birthplace of Democritus, called the laughing philosopher-J Pertaining to the town of Abdcra or its inhabitants; resembling or recalling in some way the philosopher Democritus of Abdera (see Abderite) ...
by Henry Percy Smith, Helen Kendrick Johnson
Abderite, The. The laughing philosopher Democritus, born at ...
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Scrabble value of A1B3D2E1R1I1T1E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of ABDERITE
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- TIRE BEAD
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