Related formsEl·e·at·i·cism, noun
Examples from the Web for eleatic
This coincides with that which the Eleatic stranger seeks to prove in the Sophistes, against Parmenides.
He was the founder of the Eleatic school and probably flourished about 500 b.c.The Apologia and Florida of Apuleius of Madaura|Lucius Apuleius
But this is one nurtured in the Eleatic and Academic philosophies.The Consolation of Philosophy|Boethius
Many interpreters have regarded the Parmenides as a 'reductio ad absurdum' of the Eleatic philosophy.Parmenides|Plato
His system was a mixture of the Eleatic and Socratic, the ethical preponderating in his doctrine.History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, Volume I (of 2)|John William Draper