Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A collection of or treatise on maxims or sententious and pithy reflections.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. obsolete A collection of, or a treatise on, maxims, grave sentences, or reflections.
- Ancient Greek γνωμολογία (gnōmologia) from γνώμη (gnōmē, "judgement, maxim") + λογία (logia, "collection") (from (legō, "gather, pick up")- see anthology): compare French gnomologie. (Wiktionary)
“SOCRATES: And there is also Polus, who has treasuries of diplasiology, and gnomology, and eikonology, and who teaches in them the names of which Licymnius made him a present; they were to give a polish.”
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