logos


logos
Greek noun usually translated ‘word’ but also ‘reason’ or ‘meaning’ and familiar in Greek philosophy from Heraclitus (6th cent. BCE) to the Jewish theologian Philo of Alexandria (1st cent. CE) for the principle of coherence undergirding the universe. In the LXX logos translates the Hebrew dabar, the creative ‘word’ of God, which is parallel to sophia (wisdom) as a mediator who acted for God in relation to his creation (Wisd. 9:1–2). In the gospel of John (1:14) and the Revelation (19:13) Jesus is called the Word [[➝ word]] of God. This is an important development for Christology: it is an assertion that the Word who was God's agent in creation was to be identified with the human figure of Jesus of Nazareth (John 1:46).

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  • LOGOS — Dans le grec classique, logos signifie une parole ou la parole, et tout rôle qu’elle assume: profane (proposition, définition, exemple, science, opinion particulière, rumeur publique) ou sacré (réponse d’oracle, révélation d’en haut). Ce terme… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • LOGOS — LOGOS, a Greek word meaning speech, organization, rational order, rational relationship, or rational expression, common in Greek philosophical writings. As the word of God in all its manifestations, it appears in Jewish and Christian theological… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Logos II — Die Logos II in Roseau, Dominica. p1 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • logos — LÓGOS, logosuri, s.n. 1. Termen folosit în filozofia materialistă antică pentru a denumi ordinea cosmică, raţiunea cosmică sau destinul, o ipostază a divinităţii, cuvântul divin. 2. (ir. şi fam.) Cuvântare, discurs. – Din ngr. lógos, fr. logos.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Logos FM — Création 1981 Langue Français Pays &# …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Logos — (Варшава,Польша) Категория отеля: 1 звездочный отель Адрес: Wybrzeże Kościuszkowskie 31/33, Средместье …   Каталог отелей

  • logos — (n.) 1580s, Logos, the divine Word, second person of the Christian Trinity, from Gk. logos word, speech, discourse, also reason, from PIE root *leg to collect (with derivatives meaning to speak, on notion of to pick out words; see LECTURE (Cf.… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Logos — (Познань,Польша) Категория отеля: Адрес: Batalionów Chłopskich 7, Osiedle Wilczy Młyn, Старе …   Каталог отелей

  • logoş — LÓGOŞ adj. v. liliput, liliputan, pitic. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  lógoş (lógoşă), adj. – Foarte mic, pitic. Origine necunoscută. sec. XVII, înv. – Der. logoşi, vb. (înv., a micşora). Trimis de blaurb, 14.11 …   Dicționar Român

  • logos — / lɔgos/ s.m. [dal gr. lógos parola, discorso, ragione ]. 1. (filos.) a. [nel pensiero greco, la parola come si articola in quello che si dice e, anche, ciò che si esprime attraverso la parola] ▶◀ logo. ‖ discorso, pensiero. b. [realtà del… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • logos — lȏgos m DEFINICIJA fil. jedan od osnovnih pojmova grčke, a zatim i drugih filozofija, najčešće u zn. uma, riječi, istine, zakona svijeta, Boga, Sina Božjeg ETIMOLOGIJA grč. lógos: govor, riječ, kazivanje; omjer, pojam, misao, razum …   Hrvatski jezični portal


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