gnostic

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gnostic

  1. Alternative letter-case form of Gnostic
    • 1988, September 16, “Robert McClory”, in Heal Thy Neighbor[1]:
      Maggie (as she is usually called) says she is constantly amazed at Kast's "almost gnostic outlook" on life.
  2. (archaic, slang) knowing; wise; shrewd
    • Sir Walter Scott
      I said you were a d—d gnostic fellow.

Noun[edit]

gnostic ‎(plural gnostics)

  1. Alternative letter-case form of Gnostic

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Etymology[edit]

From French gnostique, from Ancient Greek γνωστικός(gnōstikós, relating to knowledge), from γνωστός(gnōstós, known), from γιγνώσκω(gignṓskō, I know).

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gnostic m, n ‎(feminine singular gnostică, masculine plural gnostici, feminine and neuter plural gnostice)

  1. Gnostic; of or pertaining to Gnosticism

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Noun[edit]

gnostic m ‎(plural gnostici, feminine equivalent gnostică)

  1. a Gnostic; an adherent of Gnosticism

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