- a native or inhabitant of Stagira.
- the Stagirite, Aristotle.
Origin of Stagirite
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Rome is not fallen, nor the fame of the Stagyrite hurt for this.Aurelian
Even the allwisest Stagyrite was bitted, bridled and mounted by a light of love.Ulysses
Yet, strange to say, the Logic of the Schools prides itself in leaving us where the Stagyrite left us.A Logic Of Facts
George Jacob Holyoake
The Stagyrite, however, in another place, has expressly excluded all apods.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. III (of 4)
The philosophy of Plato, the power of the Athenian drama, and the learning of the Stagyrite, were a new impulse to literature.
- an inhabitant or native of Stagira
- an epithet of Aristotle
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