noesis

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: noêsis, noësis, and noēsis

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek νόησις (noēsis, concept”, “idea”, “intelligence”, “understanding), from νοεῖν (noein, to intend”, “to perceive”, “to see”, “to understand) (from νοῦς (nous, mind”, “thought), from νόος (noos)) + -σις (-sis), suffix forming nouns of action.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

noesis (countable and uncountable, plural noeses)[1]

  1. The consciousness side to duality of noesis and noema.
    • 2003, Denis Fisette, Husserl's Logical Investigations Reconsidered
      Husserl calls the noesis the meaning-giving element of the act, and the noema he calls the meaning given in the act."

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 noesis, n.” listed in the Oxford English Dictionary [Draft revision; June 2008]

Anagrams[edit]