[ hur-muh-noo-tik or hur-muh-noo-ti-kuh l; -nyoo- ]
/ ˌhɜr məˈnu tɪk or hɜr məˈnu tɪ kəl; -ˈnyu- /
of or relating to hermeneutics; interpretative; explanatory.
Words nearby hermeneutic
Origin of hermeneutic
OTHER WORDS FROM hermeneuticher·me·neu·ti·cal·ly, adverb
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Examples from the Web for hermeneutical
These hermeneutical canons are much older than the Kabbalah.
And, indeed, such is the advanced state of hermeneutical knowledge, that we have little reason to fear it.The Religion of Geology and Its Connected Sciences|Edward Hitchcock
British Dictionary definitions for hermeneutical
/ (ˌhɜːmɪˈnjuːtɪk) /
of or relating to the interpretation of Scripture; using or relating to hermeneutics
Derived forms of hermeneutichermeneutically, adverbhermeneutist, noun
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