Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!


Sorry, no definitions found.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Horny Bill is just the kinda guy to spread that 'irenicism' message, alright.


  • While in the court of the Elector, Leibniz composed a series of works in philosophical theology, the Catholic Demonstrations, which are another manifestation of Leibniz's lifelong irenicism: in this case, in their attempt to provide a basis and justification for the reconciliation of Protestantism and Catholicism.

    Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.